Anne-Marie Charrett - Startups and Software Testing

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Anne-Marie Charrett - Startups and Software Testing

  1. 1. Startups and Software Testing http://www.testingtimes.ie
  2. 2. Analysis + Technology = Destiny 2
  3. 3. Why Startups• Big Impact• Passion• Challenge 3
  4. 4. Getting the Work Network, 60% Web, 40% 4
  5. 5. Types Breakdown Work of TestingManual Testing Usability Testing Process Training 11% 25% 35% 22% 5
  6. 6. Types of Applications Applications Tested Web TestingPC Application 0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 6
  7. 7. Testing on Speed• No Money• No Time• No Documentation• High Risk• High Flux• Maverick approach• On and off site testing 7
  8. 8. Tester Traits• Communicate• Open Minded• Inquisitive• Technical 8
  9. 9. Techniques Testing Techniques• Rapid Software Testing –Context Driven –What benefit (value) does this provide? –Light on Documentation• Analysis-Test-Estimate, Plan & Test, Report & Test 9
  10. 10. Techniques Testing Techniques• No Re-Use, No Repeatability• Concise and Consistent• Open Source Tools, In house Tools or Excel• Framework, not a process 10
  11. 11. Software Testing & Startups• Startups are not interested in Quality• Beta testing is the cheap and dirty solution• Software testing is document heavy 11
  12. 12. Are we doing enough?• Essential for startups to succeed• Inform on benefits of software testing• Educate on software testing techniques• Quality from day one• Grants from Enterprise Ireland• http://www.mavericktester.com 12
  13. 13. Upcoming Upcoming• Dublin Software Testing Meetup – 16th June 2009 – Library Room, 1st Floor, Central Hotel, Exchequer Street – 7.30pm• http://softwaretestingclub.com 13
  14. 14. Q&A 14

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