The key objective of a Test Centre of Excellence (TCoE) is to establish a highly standardized QA & Testing practice and create reusable test assets & repositories that deliver quality at optimal cost by optimum utilization of resources. It brings people, processes, technology, and infrastructure together to work on a specific focus area to provide… Continue reading What Is The Need For Developing Agile TCoEs And How Do They Help?
A recent Forrester report emphasizes the fact that consistent performance in agile teams must include agile testing as well. And for agile testing to succeed, testers must work intimately with the development team on day-to-day project activities. Agility adds new dimensions and areas of focus to the testing and QA teams. One such area is when testing… Continue reading 4 Crucial Challenges for Agile Testing In Distributed Teams
Automation, in any field, brings in the benefits of increased productivity and reduced costs. In agile software development, automation has become such an integral part of agile testing that it is difficult to think of one without the other. Let us see the major reasons why automation is considered to be crucial to agile testing.… Continue reading 6 Reasons Why Automation Is Necessary In Agile Testing
In today’s business world, alignment of IT systems to an organization’s business goals is much needed to stay ahead of the competition. Legacy systems impact an organization’s ability to take new tasks and require huge investments and costs to maintain than the profitability that they generate. It is said that more than 75% of IT… Continue reading Why Legacy Modernization and How to Select the Right Tools
‘Deliver Quality at Speed’ is the success mantra in the current highly-competitive digital business world. The traditional approaches for software development divide development and testing into two different steps – developers build a feature and then QA team tests it for defects. As the product grows, the testing time and efforts also grow exponentially. Agile… Continue reading Top 10 Reasons for Adopting Agile Software Delivery Approach
Exploratory testing is fast catching up with the testing community in the context of agile. Exploratory testing is a form of ad hoc testing. But ad hoc testing is considered to be more unstructured and does not get a thumbs up with the project teams. Moin Syed, Principal Consultant – Advisory & Transformation Services at… Continue reading Exploratory Testing is the way forward in the agile context
Rajendra Prasad Thota, Global Practice Head – Advisory & Transformation at Cigniti in this post says that advisor, has immensely benefited from the experiences of working closely with many sponsors who have transform-ed their organizations successfully. Raj has compiled the below list based on his experiences. Vision The executive leadership team who is investing the money is… Continue reading 9 things successful sponsors of [ Agile] Transformations do