Sakshi Mahajan replied to the topic Webinar : 12th Mar-2016 : Testing Strategy : Q3 : formal build for testing? in the forum Discussion 3 years, 8 months ago
Developers and QA should be working together as a team.
While Developers totally focus on their Units Tests, they should also work closely work with the QA on the Acceptance/functional tests.
Ideally the QA should focus on automating Acceptance Tests/Functional Tests and keep pushing it to the code base. So testing becomes a continuous effort and…[Read more]
Sakshi Mahajan replied to the topic Webinar : 12th Mar-2016 : Testing Strategy : Q2 : Agile with Manual Testing in the forum Discussion 3 years, 8 months ago
If the quality of code and/or the product is important then yes its impossible to practice Scrum alone.
When we are producing code so fast, its humanly impossible to test at the end of sprint everything that has been built in the Sprint and the past.
Following eXtreme Programming helps them automate and build a regression test suite which acts as…[Read more]
Sakshi Mahajan replied to the topic Webinar : 12th Mar-2016 : Testing Strategy : Q1 : Key Challanges in the forum Discussion 3 years, 8 months ago
The most important hindrance is the mindset. The teams need to understanding that testing is not a phase and needs to be done continuously throughout the development.
Also teams feel that a lot of effort goes in automating, but the teams should understand it as the Cost of Quality. Automating parallel to development helps them save a lot of time…[Read more]
1. The attendee will learn that how including XP practices along with scrum can help them guarantee quality.
2. I can share the structure in a day or two.
I agree with the polls, it keeps people involved. I will share a list of polls we can add too…
With Teams adopting Scrum, Teams churn out code very fast. There is not separate time left for manually testing what we are building, forget testing what we built in the past.
Time to Change!
Devs & QA should now work together as one team.
Start focussing on Automation
Follow XP Practices like TDD, ATDD & Exploratory testing.