As a tester you have been there, the dreaded go/no-go meeting. You know the product isn’t ready. You thought you were vocal enough. But they want to see the data. But what metrics answer the questions of are we ready to ship? Why is QA the bottleneck? And when will we be ready? Join us for this exciting webinar where the rubber meets the road -- > Metrics!
We’re pleased to announce that our scholarship committee has selected the winners for our 2019 college scholarship contest! There were many impressive applicants, but the committee has recognized these three as standouts due to their excellence in academics, community support and ability to overcome obstacles in pursuit of their goals. As the overall winner, Elise Winkley will receive $1000, while Travis Grille and Melissa Ramirez will each receive $250 as runner-up to put toward their education.
Quality assurance is something that is ever present in every industry, ensuring that products are up to snuff and working perfectly. Shouldn’t it be the same for digital products as well? Just as the market for custom software has grown rapidly, so has the need to verify the function and quality of those solutions. We are proud to be providers of a crucial service, one that is only growing in importance in today’s digital economy.As we have been working to ensure the quality of our clients’ products, we have had our own quality verified as well. We are pleased to share that we are now featured as one of the top software application testing firms on Clutch. Clutch is a leading industry resource that uses verified ratings and reviews to help firms find the best vendors for their projects. We were included in their research on the application testing industry, alongside nearly 1,000 other top firms, and are proud to announce that we were listed as sixth overall.
At the beginning of August, Our CEO Philip Lew spoke at the Softec Asia 2017 conference in Kuala Lumpar, Malaysia. With the theme "Testing As A Service," speakers tackled the topic with knowledge in all aspects of improving software quality.Here is a visual look at what some of the speakers focused on in their presentations.
It’s a long plane ride to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. That’s where SofTec Asia 2017 was held the first few days of August. But, with all that I learned — both through formal presentations and informal discussions with fellow presenters — it was well worth the trip.
June 4th to 9th, 2017XBOSoft CEO Philip Lew to Make Three Software Testing Presentations at Better Software West in Las Vegas
XBOSoft CEO Philip Lew will be a triple threat presenter at Techwell's Better Software West. He will present a tutorial and an interactive speech on issues involved with mobile platform and product testing and will co-present a workshop on Agile Risk Management.
I read Stephen Covey’s famous book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People when it first came out in 1989, almost 30 years ago. I was just starting my career then and was able to apply many of the principles to not just my work life, but life in general.When I was invited to give the closing keynote at TestIstanbul, in Istanbul, Turkey, on April 25, I knew giving a tailored version of my 7 Habits of Highly Effective Agile Testers talk would work well for this audience.
Philip Lew delivers a keynote address in Istanbul on his agile software testing process. Will Turk [...]
As Phil Lew told his TestIstanbul audience, “These seven habits have evolved over the years through working with clients that had software quality issues after implementing agile development. Some people think agile development will solve all their problems."He stresses, "Well, it can solve some, but if poorly implemented, it can cause many others. I’ve been able to boil it down to these 7 habits as a way to continually ‘sharpen the saw’ and root out problems one by one.”