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Agile testing : how to succeed in an extreme testing environment

Author: John Watkins
Publisher: Cambridge [UK] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Series: IT Pro.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book provides practical guidance for professionals, practitioners, and researchers faced with creating and rolling out their own agile testing processes.


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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Watkins
OCLC Number: 500978899
Notes: In IT Pro / ITPro Collection.
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Contents: 1. Introduction; Part I. Review of Old School and Agile Approaches: 2. Old school development and testing; 3. Agile development and testing; Part II. Everyone Is Different; Real World Case Studies: 4. From waterfalls to evolutionary development and test Tom Gilb and Trond Johansen; 5. How to test a system that is never finished Nick Sewell; 6. Implementing an agile testing approach Graham Thomas; 7. Agile testing in a remote or virtual desktop environment Michael G. Norman; 8. Testing a derivatives trading system in an uncooperative environment Nick Denning; 9. A mixed approach to system development and testing Geoff Thompson; 10. Agile migration and testing of a large scale financial system Howard Knowles; 11. Agile testing with mock objects Colin Cassidy; 12. Agile testing Martin Phillips; 13. The emperor's new test plan Steve Allot; 14. The power of continuous integration builds and agile development James Wilson; 15. The payoffs and perils of off-shored agile projects Pete Kingston; 16. The basic rules of quality and management still apply to agile Richard Warden; 17. Test-infecting a development team David Evans; 18. Agile success through test automation Jon Tilt; 19. Talking, saying and listening Isabel Evans; 20. Very small scale agile development and testing of a wiki Dass Chana; 21. Agile special tactics Greg Hodgkinson; 22. The agile test driven methodology experiment Lucjan Stapp; 23. When is a scrum, not a scrum? Peter May; Part III. Agile My Way: 24. Analysis of the case studies; 25. My agile process.
Series Title: IT Pro.
Responsibility: John Watkins.


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