Proactive Software Quality Assurance™ – XBOSoft Webinar

Proactive SQA™ Shifting Left w/Proactive Software Quality Practices

This XBOSoft webinar, “Proactive Software Quality Assurance™ - XBOSoft Webinar” covers differences between Mobile platforms and Desktop platforms. Meet our guest speaker, Robin Goldsmith in this webnair.He provides insights on how Proactive SQA™ can contribute to higher quality software via being proactive in your software quality and testing processes and shifting left by first understanding your definition of quality, goals and objectives and getting pasView this XBOSoft webinar to learn more >

XBO Thoughts on Software QA Standards and Certifications

There are several industry affiliations or certifications in the quality, software quality and software testing domains, but who the software QA certifications really for? Do they benefit you? or your client? the end user? ISO 9000 applies to product and process quality usually for manufacturing applications although some have applied them to software development. On the other hand, CMMI has specific certifications for software development processes as well as some service oriented processes. Most of the larger software companies do not comply with these certifications and they mostly exist for large government procurement or for software service providers to check a box as part of an RFP process.

The Software Economy and Structured QA

The economy and software are now integrated so tightly that we can’t disconnect them. As software continues to grow in functionality and integration, i.e. televisions, computers, mobile apps; our lives will continue to morph as this software is also intertwined with related services. As Nassim Taleb put it, our lives are becoming more fragile due to all these dependencies as well. Could we survive without software? That's why you need to make sure...

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Cloud communications software provider Mitel benefits from testing expertise

Cloud communications software provider Mitel was experiencing various difficulties with new software releases due to lack of sufficient testers on staff. XBOSoft was hired to provide the needed manpower. Over time, XBOSoft's range of services has expanded, with ever greater satisfaction on the part of the customer.

Software Testing Cognitive Biases – How Did I Miss That Bug?

Software Testing Cognitive Biases - Do You Know Why You Missed That Defect?

Software Testing Cognitive Biases with Gerie OwenGerie Owen, our guest speaker with over 25 years of experience in software testing, joined XBOSoft CEO Philip Lew for a discussion of challenges recognizing our cognitive biases and how they affect our software testing thinking and process. Starting with explaining how the brain creates and implements these biases.  Owen and Lew discussed,  among other aspects...View this XBOSoft webinar to learn more >