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Blog Roundup – August 2013

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Here is your chance to catch up on all the blog content you might have missed over the last month…

10 Reasons Why We Love SaaS Software Testing

As recently as 5 years ago, software-as-a-service (SaaS) testing was a terrifying concept for many IT professionals. After all, handing over your data to the cloud exposes you to any number of potential security threats. To continue reading Click Here

 

Community Spotlight Presents Brett Ignatius Gonzales

Before his untimely exit from this world in late 2011, Brett Gonzales had written a piece labelled “Community Spotlight 2013”, with that wonderful fore-sight we have come to expect. So here, totally unaltered, are further revelations about the fabled, fabulous and COMPLETELY FICTITIOUS life of Brett Ignatius Gonzales.

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A view from the Chair with Michael Bolton (Volume 7)

Read the latest blog post from Programme Chair 2013, Michael Bolton.

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August Newsletter 2013

Check out the latest webinars, eBooks, Blogs and Competitions for August at EuroSTAR Conferences.

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Blog Spy Vol 26: A Weekly Round-up From The Software Testing Blogosphere

Week 26 of our round-up of the top software testing related blog posts. Don’t forget to send us your blog posts for inclusion in future blog spy compilations…

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Community Spotlight Presents Smita Mishra

The Community Spotlight is a feature on the EuroSTAR Blog which brings to focus those who matter in software testing industry in Europe – you, the members of the EuroSTAR Community! This weeks community spotlight features Smita Mishra.

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Q&A from the webinar ‘Let Test Automation Play the Role it Deserves’ with Ruud Tuenissen

Ruud Tuenissen responds to questions posed at the webinar ‘Let Test Automation Play the Role it Deserves’ which took place on Wednesday 29th May 2013.

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The risk of relying solely on automated checking in release decisions

Katrina Edgar discusses the risks in a project that chooses to use Continuous Delivery where there is an emphasis on automated checking to determine whether a build is eligible for release.

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Blog Spy Vol 27: A Weekly Round-up From The Software Testing Blogosphere

Week 27 of our round-up of the top software testing related blog posts. Don’t forget to send us your blog posts for inclusion in future blog spy compilations…

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August Webinar Series – Sneak Preview!

Here is a little sneak peak of what to expect from the August Webinar Series. To continue reading Click Here

 

One week left to apply to be a Test Lab Apprentice…see what the Lab masters have in store!

There is just one week left to apply to be a Test Lab Apprentice…find out what the Test Lab Masters Ru & Kristoffer have in store.

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Community Spotlight Presents Rob Lambert

The Community Spotlight is a feature on the EuroSTAR Blog which brings to focus those who matter in software testing industry in Europe – you, the members of the EuroSTAR Community! This weeks community spotlight features Rob Lambert.

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TeamSTAR Voting is now OPEN!

Select the video you like the best and the winning team wins a FREE place at the EuroSTAR Conference 2013.

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Video: Debugging with Structured Exploratory Testing

It’s typically very easy to be led to wrong paths when we debug or test applications, either because we make wrong assumptions or get confused by unexpected results which then lead us astray. We thus end up taking longer than we should to arrive at the root of the problem. Mario’s video shows us how to use the concept of reachability graphs from the unified theory of testing to direct their debugging and arrive at root-cause faster.

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What to expect as a Test Lab Apprentice

With just 2 days left to apply to be a Test Lab Apprentice in the year’s Test Lab, Test Lab Master Ru discusses some of her experiences as a Test Lab Apprentice at the 2012 EuroSTAR Conference.

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Download the latest eBook on Performance Testing by Albert Witteveen

This eBook for the EuroSTAR Community contains chapters 2, 5 & 10 from ‘Performance testing, a practical guide and approach’ by Albert Witteveen.

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Community Spotlight Presents Tony Bruce

The Community Spotlight is a feature on the EuroSTAR Blog which brings to focus those who matter in software testing industry in Europe – you, the members of the EuroSTAR Community! This weeks community spotlight features Tony Bruce.

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The 2013 TeamSTAR Competition Leaderboard

With just 1 week to go the competition between TeamSTAR Entries is heating up!

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Metrics – Decision Maker or Pointer?

All companies need data, they make critical decisions based on data, but how many companies add context to their data to give them information/evidence which better inform their decisions? How many decision makers accept, that even by applying context to the data the evidence is historical and no matter how accurate cannot predict the future?

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Supporting Organisation Profile – SIGiST Israel

Are you a member of EuroSTAR Supporting Organisation SIGiST Israel? If so, don’t forget you can claim a 10% discount on EuroSTAR registrations! For more information about SIGiST Israel check out this blog post.

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Blog Spy Vol 29: A Weekly Round-up From The Software Testing Blogosphere

Week 29 of our round-up of the top software testing related blog posts. Don’t forget to send us your blog posts for inclusion in future blog spy compilations…

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What I Learned When I Was In Prison

In this article I would liked to share a story about and reflect on an experience I had about 20 years ago. It’s about a performance problem in a system which had a huge impact. The context in which this happened was rather unusual, it was in a prison.

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Supporting Organisation Profiles – SAST, Sweden

Are you a member of EuroSTAR Supporting Organisation SAST in Sweden? If so, don’t forget you can claim a 10% discount on EuroSTAR registrations! For more information about SAST check out this blog post.

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Trend in testing: use your tools AND your brains

Questioning testing in general is an issue, but also the way we do it is. With constraints on time, money and quality, testing organizations should question continuously how testing is done.

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2013 Test Lab Apprentices Announced!

The search for the 2013 Test Lab Apprentices is over… find out who will join Kristoffer and RU at this year’s Test Lab

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