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Benchmarking software testing maturity

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steve Watson Aug 22, 2016. 3 Replies

I have been asked to “monitor and report on” software testing maturity across a broad spectrum of internal software development projects (Windows and Web based applications mainly), which transcend a…Continue

Email testing

Started this discussion. Last reply by Matt Jul 25, 2016. 4 Replies

Can anyone point to a useful checklist that documents a thorough approach to email testing eg, check for broken links, bloated images, mail client rendering etc?Continue

Selling Software Testing

Started this discussion. Last reply by Matt Mar 6, 2015. 3 Replies

How do you pitch software testing to raise awareness and achieve buy-in from the senior echelons of your organisation?  Do have anecdotes you would like to share that have made an immediate impact? …Continue

Tags: raising awareness, selling

Handling Minor Defects

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ainars Galvans Feb 24, 2015. 21 Replies

As testers, we pride ourselves on attention to detail.  Too often, typos appear in applications etc that are often scorned by developers as low priority and being "too picky".  I have just submitted…Continue

 

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Steve Watson replied to Matt's discussion Benchmarking software testing maturity
"We don't follow TMMI, but a lighter touch approach. It all depends on the size of the organisation, the complexity of the products and the number of them etc. I do measure our Test Maturity on a number of levels, scoring from a zero (immature)…"
Aug 22, 2016
Matt replied to Matt's discussion Benchmarking software testing maturity
"Thanks for your reply Chad.  TMMI (and your suggestions) might be the best way forward after all."
Aug 16, 2016
Chad Patrick replied to Matt's discussion Benchmarking software testing maturity
"The TMMI model isn't a bad place to start, depending on your organization. There are a lot of surveys and processes to go through to get that certification, but I often use their model to start the discussion. I try to explain the risks of NOT…"
Aug 12, 2016
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Benchmarking software testing maturity

I have been asked to “monitor and report on” software testing maturity across a broad spectrum of internal software development projects (Windows and Web based applications mainly), which transcend a wide range of expertise / provenance.  I was wondering if anyone else has been involved in a similar quest?  Do you have any useful advice / artefacts you could share with me?I believe I have a reasonable understanding of what does / does not constitute software testing maturity, however ranking…See More
Aug 11, 2016
Matt replied to Rosie Sherry's discussion Do We Need To Talk About Automation?
"I find the language of “test” and “check” useful to highlight the limitations of automation to senior project stakeholders.  Effective automation should arrive on the tail end of human based “blood, toil, tears,…"
Jul 26, 2016
Matt replied to Matt's discussion Email testing
"Thank you for your responses - they've all been really helpful."
Jul 25, 2016
Ram Malapati replied to Matt's discussion Email testing
"you got everything to be covered for your Emails Tests from @Santhosh's  document. As my 2 cents here, my suggestion from my learning's on Email Testing are: Make sure to monitor after your email is delivered to figure out % of…"
Jul 25, 2016
Santhosh S Tuppad replied to Matt's discussion Email testing
Jul 23, 2016
Mark Tomlinson replied to Matt's discussion Email testing
"I can share 3 tips for performance testing of email systems: 1) when generating load into email systems, keep in mind there are asynchronous spools of emails that are picked-up or flushed on specific intervals. It's important to monitor the…"
Jul 23, 2016
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Email testing

Can anyone point to a useful checklist that documents a thorough approach to email testing eg, check for broken links, bloated images, mail client rendering etc?See More
Jul 22, 2016
Rosie Sherry commented on Matt's blog post Suggestions for a WCAG 2.0 A/AA validator?
"Have you looked at this list? http://www.w3.org/WAI/ER/tools/"
May 1, 2015
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Apr 27, 2015
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Suggestions for a WCAG 2.0 A/AA validator?

Any suggestions for a tool (open source or otherwise) that validates Accessibility for web sites (specifically WCAG 2.0 A / AA compliance)?Importantly, I need to be able to validate web pages that require authentication for access.See More
Apr 23, 2015
Matt replied to Tram Pham's discussion Will Automated Testing ever Replace Manual Testing?
""Will Automated Testing ever Replace Manual Testing?" A reasonable question but one that confuses testing / checking.  Right now, the answer is of course no.  But not impossible if computers can ever be made to mimic human…"
Apr 2, 2015
Matt replied to Matt's discussion Selling Software Testing
"Thanks for your replies. I finally watched both (related) discussions with interest.  Issues I took away were: the "do something, know something" principle; testing vs checking paradigm; emphasis on aligning testing to business…"
Mar 6, 2015

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Suggestions for a WCAG 2.0 A/AA validator?

Posted on April 23, 2015 at 13:33 1 Comment

Any suggestions for a tool (open source or otherwise) that validates Accessibility for web sites (specifically WCAG 2.0 A / AA compliance)?

Importantly, I need to be able to validate web pages that require authentication for access.

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