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Everything Code Review and High Quality APIs from SmartBear Software at STARWEST

Software Quality Tool Demonstrations in SmartBear Booth #45/46; Presentations by Mark Hammer and Ole Lensmar at STARWEST, Wednesday, October 2 – Thursday, October 3, 2013, Anaheim, CA
Beverly, Mass. — September 24, 2013 — SmartBear Software, provider of software quality tools used by more than one million developers and testers worldwide, is hosting demonstrations of its software quality tools at STARWEST on Wednesday, October 2 – Thursday, October 3, 2013, Booth #45/46 in Anaheim, CA. Mark Hammer, Senior Product Director at SmartBear, along with Ole Lensmar, co-creator of SoapUI and Chief Architect, are speaking at STARWEST. Taking place on Monday, September 30 – Friday, October 4, 2013, STARWEST is the premier event for software testers and quality assurance professionals with hundreds of learning and networking opportunities throughout the week.
WHAT:           SmartBear at STARWEST 2013
WHEN:           Demonstrations of Software Quality Tools: SmartBear Booth #45/46 – Wednesday, October 2 – Thursday, October 3, 2013
Presentations by SmartBear:
Agile Code Reviews for Better Software—Sooner ,” by Mark Hammer – Wednesday, October 2, 2013 - 1:45p.m. PDT
Evaluating and Testing Web APIs,” by Ole Lensmar – Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 9:45 a.m. PDT
WHERE:         Disneyland Hotel, Magic Way, Anaheim, CA
Mark Hammer presents on how lightweight code review practices succeed where more cumbersome methods fail. Code reviews are often thought of as anti-agile, cumbersome and disruptive, however done correctly, they enable agile teams to become more collaborative and effective, and ultimately to produce higher quality software faster. Mark has more than twenty years of experience in software product management. He speaks and writes about the software development process with a special emphasis on code review. Follow him on Twitter @MarkMHammer.
Because of the massive adoption of cloud and mobile applications, web APIs are moving to center stage for many business and technology teams. Ole Lensmar presents on the importance of delivering a high-quality API experience as a direct result. Ole is co-founder of eviware software which joined forces with SmartBear in 2011, and is the creator of SoapUI, the most used API testing tool in the world. Follow him on Twitter @olensmar.
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About SmartBear Software

Supporting more than four million software professionals and over 25,000 organizations in 194 countries, SmartBear is the leader in software quality tools for teams. The company’s products help deliver the highest quality and best performing software possible while helping teams ship code at nearly impossible velocities. With products for API testing, UI testing, code review and performance monitoring across mobile, web and desktop applications, SmartBear equips every development, testing and operations team member with the tools to ensure quality at every stage of the software cycle. For more information, visit:, or for the SmartBear community, go to: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or Google+.

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