Mobile Software Gets Around--and So Do Its Bugs

Are you testing mobile apps? If not, you probably will be soon. As measured in terms of hourly interaction, mobile app usage has overtaken PC usage, and is on an exponential growth path. Get ready for mobile testing by becoming an ASTQB Certified Mobile Tester. We can help you prepare. Contact us today. Watch Rex explain how.

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Explore the Benefits of Risk Based Testing

Do you feel like relying entirely on user stories, use cases, and requirements for your testing is causing you to miss too many important scenarios and bugs? Need a smarter way to help you pick what to test, how much, and in what order? Three words: Risk based testing. Check out what it is and how it can help you in these two videos, part 1 and part 2.  You're welcome. :-)

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Software Quality: Poorly Measured, and Poor

What gets measured gets managed. Quality is poorly-measured for software projects, processes, and products. Maybe that's why software quality is bad? Don't think software quality is bad? Yep, defect levels for software are orders of magnitude worse than for any of the other manufactured or engineered items we use in our daily life. Learn more about why software quality still sucks here.

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Risk-based Testing and Test Design

How does using a risk-based testing strategy influence test design? Check out this quick video to see. Do you need help getting risk-based testing off the ground at your organization. Contact us for e-learning, live training, or even a one-week on-site engagement to bootstrap risk-based testing for your team.

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Stop Getting Hammered

Using a hammer to put screws in a wall? That's stupid, right? However, people make mistakes that are even more consequential than this when they select test tools. Learn how to avoid these mistakes with this ASTQB podcast. If you need help figuring out the right testing tools for your organization, we can help. Contact us today.

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You Too Can Win

Congratulations to Jeffrey Mumford, who for the second time in a row won the free e-learning drawing from our webinar on Pairwise Testing Using ACTS. Remember, only attendees win. You too can win. Register here for next month's free webinar.

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Know, Measure, Succeed

A key to successful testing is knowing who the quality and testing stakeholders are, what they need you to do, how you can measure whether you're doing that, and what constitutes success for each metric. If you need help putting a testing or quality metrics program in place, contact us for help.

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The Next Step in Pairwise Testing: Avoiding Myths

Did you catch our webinar last week on Pairwise Testing with ACTS? If not, it's posted on the RBCS YouTube Channel here.

Having listened to that, you might wonder how far you can take this technique, and how you can avoid making some of the mistakes people make with it. Well, we've got you covered here, too. Take a listen to this recorded webinar on the myths of pairwise testing.

Need more help applying this technique to your testing? Contact us for targeted training or consulting on the proper use of pairwise testing.

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Pairwise Testing with ACTS: Available Now

How to solve this problem? Simple and free! If you missed it, check out the recorded pairwise testing with ACTS webinar from yesterday. Learn how to solve thorny combinatorial testing problems in just 30 minutes, then download the free ACTS tool from NIST.

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Lights, Camera, Interaction: Quality Risks and Project Risks

Quality risks and project risk are different things, but they can interact.  See how in this classic RBCS YouTube video. Not an RBCS YouTube channel subscriber? You should be. Sign up today for more great stuff like this, free.

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