Anticipate the worst and plan for the best

Anticipate the worst and plan for the best The press has been full of the Mars probe crash over the past week. A sensor malfunction caused the onboard computer to think the probe was much closer to the surface than it actually was and triggered a series of actions that caused it to crash. It’s not easy to anticipate… Continue reading Anticipate the worst and plan for the best

Upcoming Software Testing & Quality Assurance Events – November 2016

NVP Software Solutions will be participating in the following software testing and quality assurance events happening this November in Ontario, Canada. The events are located in Toronto, Kitchener-Waterloo and London in the coming two weeks. Check out the relevant websites for more information and to register. This is a great opportunity to connect with other… Continue reading Upcoming Software Testing & Quality Assurance Events – November 2016

Getting Value From Quality Management

Getting Value From Quality Management Two weeks ago we provided A How to on Quality Management?  This week we want to look how you get Value from Quality Management. We often hear people questioning the value of Quality Management, and rarely hear the same question on the value of Software Testing. Testing has a tangible and more immediate outcome. Quality… Continue reading Getting Value From Quality Management

Upcoming Software Testing & Quality Assurance Events – October 2016

NVP Software Solutions will be participating in the following two software testing and quality assurance events happening this October in Ontario, Canada. The events are located in Toronto, Kitchener-Waterloo and London in the coming two weeks. Check out the relevant websites for more information and to register. This is a great opportunity to connect with… Continue reading Upcoming Software Testing & Quality Assurance Events – October 2016

Volume Testing

Volume Testing Volume testing confirms that any values that may become large over time (such as accumulated counts, logs, and data files) can be accommodated by the program and won’t cause the program to stop working or degrade its operation in any manner. Risk if not completed – It may not be possible to operate the… Continue reading Volume Testing

QA Management – Why Bother?

QA Management – Why Bother? Two weeks ago we asked if QA Management was a oxymoron. Today we are going to partially answer that question with a  NO! In the smallest set of terms; QA Management is there to save a company or organization money and to make a project run more smoothly.