Worldwide Testing: Join the Crowd
— What is crowdtesting?
— What are the benefits of crowdtesting?
— What can crowdtesting do?
— Options for service providers
— How to implement for crowdtesting?
Technology changed the world
— Borders have disappeared
— Everyone is connected to one other
— Interaction takes place in different ways
The world has changed with internet, but
software testing hasn’t changed that much...
Now problems with the testing of
— Multiple devices
— Third party updates
— Getting specialists
What is crowdtesting?
— Use of crowdsourcing on testing
— New phenomenon
— Substitute to traditional testing
— Focus on acceptance
The use of an (un)known crowd of
people and knowledge when testing
software applications or systems
Build a crowd
— Specialty (security, usability, ...)
— Beginner vs. Expert
— Novice vs. User
Mirror real world
The crowd can help us
— Crowdtesting can
resources at a practical,
— Crowdtesting enables to
tap into the creativity and
diversity of a global
community of skilled
No long term contracts
— Add or reduce resources when needed
— No initial investment
What makes test service providers special
— Companies have their own test methodologies
— Companies know their clients and the requirements they have for
— Companies have test experts that know everything about the
right test strategy and test coverage
— Companies have years of experience