Factory Testing

Factory Testing is one the terms that leads to a lot of acrimony in the industry. There are people who believe it and will evangelize for it and others who claim it stifles every innovative thought ever made. Some of the people who believe in it fervently are those...

Early vs Late Testing

Early versus Late Testing within a project is an ongoing debate within the software testing industry. With the Waterfall methodology, active testing was not possible until late in the development cycle when the project was ‘thrown over the wall’ to testing...

The army never retreated; they simply turned around

The full quote that I recall is that “The army never retreated; they simply turned around and advanced in the opposite direction”. (However, I cannot find this quote online.) Many software projects try different paths and different solutions for problems...

DevOps and Quality Assurance

A recent article in Techwell highlighted two interesting points for DevOps and Quality Assurance. The main problems seem to be included in the following paragraph from the article: ‘One problem with this approach is that the business sometimes cannot handle...