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SmartBear Discusses Solving Unique Mobile Test Automation Challenges with TestComplete at FalafelCON 2014

SmartBear’s Test Automation Expert, Nick Olivo Discusses New Challenges Test Teams Face with Mobile Apps at FalafelCON – September 20-21, 2014 – San Francisco
Beverly, MA — September 15, 2014 — Nick Olivo, Director at SmartBear Software, the choice of more than two million software professionals for building and delivering the world’s best applications, is presenting, “Solving Mobile Test Automation Challenges with TestComplete,” at FalafelCON 2014, Saturday, September 20 – Sunday, September 21, 2014 at Microsoft’s Northern California District Headquarters in San Francisco. The best developers in the world come to FalafelCON to master Web development and testing skills from world-renowned speakers and experts.
WHAT & WHEN:      
SmartBear’s Nick Olivo at FalafelCON 2014:
  • Presenting, “Solving Mobile Test Automation Challenges with TestComplete,” – Sunday, September 21 – 9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. PDT
  • Testing Panel Discussion – Nick joins Jesse Liberty, Master Consultant; Steve Smith, Chief Technology Officer and Jim Holmes, Vice President, ALM and Testing – all of Falafel Software, Inc. – Sunday, September 21 – 4:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. PDT
Microsoft – Northern California District Headquarters, 835 Market Street, Suite 700 in the San
Francisco Centre (Westfield Centre), San Francisco, California
Mobile applications present new challenges to test teams. While many tried and true test techniques still apply, mobile testers need to be aware of how their app uses the device's battery, how it uses geo-location information and how the app handles interrupts. Nick provides insight into how to perform these tasks and more using SmartBear's TestComplete, one of the world’s most recognized automated testing tools and winner of four Dr. Dobb’s Jolt Awards since 2010.
Nick Olivo is a test automation expert, helping people decide on a daily basis what test automation tools are right for them. He held testing automation roles at Pragmatech Software and SkillSoft Corporation. He is the writer of the TestComplete Certification and training courses. For Nick’s recent blog post on his talk at FalafelCON, visit:
For more information on FalafelCON 2014, visit:
About TestComplete
One of the world’s most recognized automated testing tools and winner of four Dr. Dobb’s Jolt Awards since 2010, TestComplete by SmartBear empowers any tester, both novice and advanced, to create, manage and run automated tests for any desktop, Web and mobile application. For the latest updates, follow @TestComplete on Twitter or for more information, including a free trial, visit:

About SmartBear Software

SmartBear is behind the software that empowers developers, testers, and operations engineers at over 20,000 of the world’s most innovative organizations including Adobe, JetBlue, MasterCard, and Microsoft. More than 6 million people use our tools to build, test, and monitor great software, faster. Our high-impact tools are easy to try, easy to buy, and easy to use. These tools are backed by a team of people passionate about helping you create software that transforms our world. Those tools are SmartBear tools. That team is SmartBear. For more information, visit:, or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, or Facebook.

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