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Cloud Testing Fundamentals

Performance testing careers are among the most in-demand and lucrative in IT. This hands-on, 2-day course teaches the fundamentals of performance testing with SOASTA CloudTest, the market-leading load testing tool. Attendees will be equipped with the training to architect and run web load tests and get prepared for the first level Introduction to CloudTest (ICT) […]

Cloud Testing Fundamentals

Performance testing careers are among the most in-demand and lucrative in IT. This hands-on, 2-day course teaches the fundamentals of performance testing with SOASTA CloudTest, the market-leading load testing tool. Attendees will be equipped with the training to architect and run web load tests and get prepared for the first level Introduction to CloudTest (ICT) […]

Security Testing – Where Do I Begin

Every day news headlines appear to have a new story of how personal data is lost because hackers were able to breach the security of an application or infrastructure. This is not only stealing data by reading unprotected WIFI communications or intercepting credit card data with gadgets that look like readers. What if these attacks […]

What They Didn’t Teach You in College About Quality Assurance Testing

Many of the country’s finest educational establishments offer degrees in Computer Science. They offer everything from programming skills to architecture and design. However, they all appear to be missing courses on Testing, Quality Assurance or even Consumer Advocacy. You can graduate as a Software Engineer, but not a Quality Assurance Engineer. I believe this prevailing […]

Exploratory Testing: Learning the Security Way

As functional testers have you ever considered or been involved in Security Testing? Have you wanted to be able to perform a reasonably good security test? Is it possible for a typical tester to perform security testing at a reasonable standard? Can the learnings from exploring security testing be implemented to improve your functional testing? […]

The Lenses of Testing

People use lenses of various sorts for a number of purposes. We use magnifying lenses to make distant things seem closer or small things seem bigger so that we can better study them. We use colored or polarized lenses to block certain elements of light to create a 3D effect or protect our eyes from […]

Testing Browser-Based Applications and Web Services (Extended Session)

In today’s world of applications that use browser-based GUIs to consume web services from a variety of providers, testers must adapt existing strategies and learn new techniques. Fortunately, many tools exist to help in these efforts. This session will focus on three such tools: Restlet, HtmlUnit, and Fluentlenium. When used together, this suite allows testers […]

Continuous Delivery Without Automation

All organizations aspiring to become agile don’t have a significant level of automated checks available. Deciding to start adding automation on top of legacy code is a long road to travel and while en route, releases will rely on more manual testing. Meanwhile, automating builds to a single click deploy already enables delivering. This talk […]