Tag Archives: Test Automation

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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Survival techniques for testers, beyond the T-shape tester (part 2)

Last Wednesday (11 May) I gave a tutorial workshop at the testnet spring event. This was the similar workshop that Jan Jaap Cannegieter (see this earlier post for the results of this workshop) and I gave for the EuroSTAR conference last … 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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Survival techniques for testers, beyond the T-shape tester

Tuesday 3 November Jan Jaap Cannegieter and I gave a tutorial workshop at the EuroSTAR conference. In this wisdom of the crowd session we searched for and defined our future. Main question throughout the workshop was: How do we survive … 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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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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We finished the Expo:QA program

A good thing about being conference chair is: you make the program. And you get to be proud on the result! After a lot of reviewing and discussing, moving talks up and down, the EXPO:QA program is done. I would like … Continue reading

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Co-operation a wanted skill

In the November issue of Bits & Chips magazine I wrote a article about a simulation game called the SCRUM battle. In the same issue I published my monthly column with a related topic: Cooperation skills are getting more in demand. … 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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GoTestIT, a valuable source

Today I discovered the GOtestIT site. GOtestIT.net is an up-to-the-minute news site that collects information and news. As the video proclaims, the site aims to be the add-free place for news and the guide to what people are talking about … 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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