January 07 2014
At CodeMash in Sandusky, OH, SmartBear shares its latest work on how Agile teams dramatically reduce the likelihood of unpleasant, late-stage performance surprises when embracing a lifecycle monitoring mentality. An easy to understand and implement framework integrates seamlessly into what you do today with literally a few minutes of work to begin implementing, and even fewer minutes of effort to maintain and benefit. If delivering next-generation performance, faster, cheaper, easier and more reliably than you can today intrigues you, talk with SmartBear.
January 14 2014
Software Quality Days
Working with personas can improve the quality of the user stories of a product backlog. Product Owner of SoapUI, Matti Hjelm talks about how using personas in the Product Canvas tool (Roman Pichler’s Business Model Canvas compatible tool) can help in understanding product backlog. In his presentation, “Improving Quality using Personas and the Product Canvas style of a Product Backlog,” he discusses practical experiences of using personas in general and advantages and take-aways of using the Product Canvas tool in a real software project. He also discusses measurements of improved quality using the tools.
March 03 2014
In his presentation, “Tapping into Your AUT's Object Model,” Nick Olivo, Director of Pre-Sales Engineering, shows how to tap into the native properties and methods of your application to ensure automated tests work as expected. Nick touches on automating certain actions outside your GUI, including how to verify your application has sent an email, how to verify that files from an installer were laid down properly and more.