Nov 06

Four Impediments to Test Automation Success – Impediment Four: Reliability & Maintenance Issues

In our fourth segment, Reliability & Maintenance Issues, Lee discusses how this is the most well-publicized (and most preventable) test automation issue. Missed any of our first three segments? If so, click on the links below: Impediment One: Lack of Clear Vision and Strategy Impediment Two: Inappropriate Staffing Impediment Three:... read more →
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May 03

9 Agile Principles for Test Framework Development – Principle Nine– “MVF”

In our ninth segment: Minimum Viable Functionality Utopia Senior Test Automation Expert Brett Haase explains why it is important to think in terms of..."What's the minimum automation we create each sprint that adds value?". In case you missed them, take a look at Brett's first eight principles for agile test framework development:... read more →
Apr 20

9 Agile Principles for Test Framework Development – Principle Eight – “Test Data Management”

In our eighth segment: Test Data Management Utopia Senior Test Automation Expert Brett Haase explains why this principle is so very important to successful framework development. In case you missed them, take a look at Brett's first seven principles for agile test framework development: Principle 1: Estimate & Practice the 80/20... read more →
Apr 05

9 Agile Principles for Test Framework Development – Principle Seven – “Integrate Test Automation During Framework Development”

Regression tests are the final validation points of the framework development. In our seventh segment: Integrate Test Automation During Framework Development Utopia Senior Test Automation Expert Brett Haase discusses why someone on the customer’s team should actually use your framework components to build automated tests. In case you missed them,... read more →
Mar 17

9 Agile Principles for Test Framework Development – Principle Six- “Incremental, Measurable, Demonstrable Releases”

Always usable; shared frequently In our sixth segment: Incremental, Measurable, Demonstrable Releases Utopia Senior Test Automation Expert Brett Haase discusses the importance of making all releases in the development process incremental and measurable. Principle 1: Estimate & Practice the 80/20 Rule Principle 2: Ensure User/Stakeholder Involvement Principle 3: Establish Processes... read more →