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Crossposting - SW Testing - Vanguard & Shift Left

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Crossposting - SW Testing - Vanguard & Shift Left

Time: August 31, 2017 from 3pm to 5pm
Location: Tredyfferin Library
Street: Upper Gulph Road
City/Town: Strafford, PA
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Event Type: crossposting, testing, ci, vanguard, shift, left
Organized By: Kaludia Breslavets
Latest Activity: Aug 16, 2017

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Event Description

Philadelphia's Software Testing Group Meetup

Klaudia Breslavets and her team members – Allegra and Andrew – will be presenting on Thursday 08/31 from 3-5 pm in a more detailed variation of the talk we shared in June with Agile Philly.

The meetup is at Tredyffrin Public Library in Strafford on Upper Gulph Rd.

Directions are here. It is not far from the Rte 202 Devon Exit.,-75.4023302,14z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x89c694eeda2ceb6f:0x7add0668ff77eb1a!8m2!3d40.0567885!4d-75.4027593

This talk is a an indepth review and case study style based on their experiences coaching Agile teams at Vanguard in their Shift Left challenges. It includes a review their Shift Left strategy checklist and will also discuss how to apply a Shift Left strategy on a team the same way they do when coaching project teams at Vanguard.


3:00 - 4:00 PM - Meet & Greet; Food & Networking

4:00 - 5:00 PM - Session followed by Q&A

Session Topic: Applying Shift Left Test Strategy for Higher Quality

Join Vanguard’s Shift Left team to learn the shift left test strategy techniques they coach Agile teams.  By creating a test automation test strategy teams are enabled to realize outcomes such as higher quality applications, creating faster feedback loops and more confidence making changes to their application.

In this talk the Vanguard team will share more details on test strategy checklist which can be applied for brownfield and greenfield apps.  They will cover topics such as identifying your team’s system under test, testing techniques, tools, metrics, maintenance and testing in CI/CD pipeline. They will start with interactive activity to see what input you have about challenges you are facing with test automation and then accordingly mold the session.

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