Workshop: What Makes Automated Testing Successful?

With the arrival of Agile and DevOps automation of tests has become even more important than ever before. However, in particular functional testing has not become any easier over the years. Many organizations and teams still struggle to get their tests fully automated, and keep that automation stable and maintained well over the years. This tutorial will give you a set of ingredients to improve your automation. We will look at the role of test design and how a modularized keyword-driven approach can help with automation success as well as how non-technical testers can help achieve this goal.
You will learn about how to organize testing in Scrum sprints and how team members can cooperate best to achieve an optimal result. You will learn what methods are needed to fit automated testing into the DevOps cycle, and the ALM tool environment. The material is based on many years of real-world experience for both Agile and non-Agile projects, and applies to many situations that you may encounter.

Session Takeaways:

  • How test design can make or break your automated tests.
  • What developers can do to help the automation.
  • How automation can be very successful, even via the UI, when given proper attention.
  • A good testing and automation strategy can help the success of Agile and DevOps cycles.

Agile Automation Leadership Strategy Workshop
Location: Majestic 1 Date: September 20, 2016 Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Hans Buwalda