What are the roles and responsibilities of a Head of QA? In a previous article, we discussed the role of a QA Manager in Agile. Here will take a look of the typical skills required and the responsibilities of a Head… Read More »
One of the major tasks of a Test Manager is to prioritize which tests need to be run when there is not enough time to execute all the tests.
Use risk analysis to determine where testing should be focused.
Since it’s rarely possible to test every possible aspect of an application, every possible combination of events, every dependency, or everything that could go wrong, risk analysis is appropriate to most software development
There is information aplenty on how to manage the test process itself, but the less predictable area of managing the team is often neglected. The saying “Management is management is management” is true; good management skills go a long way,… Read More »
On a recent large project, we had a goal early on that we didn’t want to have a lot of QA folks manually testing our software. Finding bugs through manual testing is incredibly time consuming and expensive, so we opted… Read More »
Before I begin this post, let me talk about an email that I received from Natalya in Ukraine. She said that she found STS interesting and educational. She tries to read it every day. Natalya, let me say that I… Read More »