Category Archives: Test Automation

How to boost Unit testing as a Functional Tester

Last September I joined the 21st testing retreat which was held in France. The testing Retreat is an annual peer conference where senior testers from various countries meet and spent their weekend together to talk about the profession. During the … Continue reading

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Service Virtualization: build your own stub on the TAD

I am glad to announce that Maarten Metselaar and I will collaborate in an interactive workshop on the test automation day. Our session will deal with Service Virtualization. An important subject since organisations are speeding up, striving for CI more and more. Fast delivery is cool, … Continue reading

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Test Automation Day – 23 June 2016

On 23 June the WTC in Rotterdam will host the 6th edition of the Test Automation Day. This unique conference is dedicated to test automation and aims to share insights and experiences of TA practitioners. All aspects of testing need to … Continue reading

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Continues Cycles in Test Automation (the slides)

Yesterday Ard Kramer and I gave a presentation at the Test Automation Day in Rotterdam. The room was packed and the story told. In the presentation we shared our experience with introducing TA in the organization. Our story does not … Continue reading

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Test Automation Cycle

Today Ard Kramer and I will be talking about the continues cycles in Test Automation. It’s the 4th story in a row, and although the story stands on its own, it builds on from previous experiences that we shared.  The … Continue reading

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Sharing the 4th lesson of Test Automation on the Test Automation Day

Thursday 18 June the Test Automation Day will be held in the WTC Rotterdam. Together with Ard Kramer I will present the 4th lesson of test automation on the Test Automation Day. The presentation will be our experience story on the … Continue reading

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Improving Test Automation in your organization

On June 18th 2015, CKC Seminars organizes the 5th edition of Test Automation Day. The Central theme of the 2015 edition is: Improving Test Automation in your organization The Test Automation Day is a key meeting place for Test Professionals and … Continue reading

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Improving Test Automation in your organization

The Test Automation Day 2015 will be held on 18 June 2015 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The central theme of this year’s edition is: Improving Test Automation in your organization. The organization aims to have stories in the following areas: Improving … Continue reading

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Implementing Test Automation, a story about changing insights and experiences

Today I gave a presentation on the Test Automation day. In this presentation I explain a simple strategy for implementing Test Automation in your organization. A simple strategy? I tell the story of my experience so far and look back … Continue reading

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Test Automation is an Industry standard

With the Test Automation Day coming up next Thursday, I decided to dedicate my new column on the EuroSTAR community pages to this topic also: I’ll explain how the adoption to tool aided tests is influenced by: Economics, Different systems … Continue reading

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The 3 phases of Test Automation

This week all subscribers of Bits & Chips magazine received the issue pictured above. For this issue I wrote a column about the 3 phases in Test Automation. The article describes how to deal with the organizational aspects of introducing … Continue reading

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What a day…

Yesterday the Dutch testing conference was held. I spoke with a lot of people, got some new ideas and exchanged experiences. My Colleague Egbert Bouman was nominated for the DTC excellence award and I got to do a nice presentation … Continue reading

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Belgium Testing Days

It’s only a few weeks from now and Bruges will be the stage for the Belgium Testing Days. On 17 March the conference will Kick-off with some tutorials, followed by 3 Days of traks and interactive sessions. I am glad … Continue reading

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Slides of yesterdays presentations

“I am going to tell you two things in this presentation. One: As test professionals we have the responsibility to introduce test automation to our organization, because TA is inevitable. Two in order to convince management we need to quantize … Continue reading

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Test Automation day 2013

Yesterday the 3rd Edition of the Test Automation Day was held in Rotterdam. There are not many conferences that are truly dedicated to test automation, and that makes this conference special. I was trilled to encounter an American delegate, that … Continue reading

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