Test Automation in Agile – A Successful Implementation

Many agile teams have experienced big problems when implementing test automation. For example, they may discover that a purchased tool is often seen as a “silver bullet” and feel forced to use it even though better options may exist. Melissa Tondi discusses who is affected by automation, where it belongs in the development lifecycle, and when it should start.

Don’t throw in the towel on test automation—it’s a critical and required part of all successful agile implementations.

Session Takeaways:

  • Define who is affected by Automation
  • Where it belongs in the SDLC and when it should start
  • Identify the Pitfalls that Impact Successful Automation
  • Recommendations on how to Address the Pitfalls

Agile Automation
Location: Wayland Date: October 7, 2015 Time: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm Melissa Tondi - STPCon Fall 2014 Melissa Tondi