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Being a Good Tester

By Rex Black

  • One development manager once called testers “depraved minds..usefully employed”
  • So, are we devils or angels?
  • Alternative viewpoints on testers
    • We find bugs and tactfully point them out.
    • We provide essential insight to manage quality risks
    • We advocate the customer’s experience of quality
    • Rex Black Consulting Services motto: “We help our clients make better software and hardware by breaking it for them.”
    • James Bach: “We light the way….The testing process focuses light where it’s needed to help developers and management know where they are, where they ought to go, and when they have arrived.”

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