Category Archives: Test Metrics/Status

The Test Story – My First Online Publication

I am really excited because one of my goals for 2011 has come true. In this blog “Welcome 2011” I talked about wanting to get published. My white paper has been published in STP “Test &QA Report” You can read a … Continue reading

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2 Things To Make Test Leading Job Easy

>As test leads we have several responsibilities between testing, manging project, testing, test planning, etc. You can do these two things daily to make your life more manageable and easier. Keep a Test Journal Clean your data everyday  Read more at  http://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/software-testing-big-picture/2-things-to-make-test-leading-job-easy/

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Defect Density – How and why I gather this for my test metrics

When I was asked to calculate defect density for my projects, I wasn’t quite sure what it was. I researched it online and found several articles on it. Most of them recommended using lines of code to measure defect density while others suggested using … Continue reading

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Tracking Test Metrics

Tracking test metrics is really an important and integral part of a test lead’s job. It helps track testing progress, testing trend and helps with telling a story with data. The data is always there. The leads responsibility really lies in determining what … Continue reading

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Seminar: Presenting Data and Information – Edward Tufte

Recently I had a chance to attend Edward Tufte’s seminar in Minneapolis, Minnesota. From what I hear Mr Tufte presents this couple of times a week. The seminar was held in the Minneapolis Marriott City Center. This was the first … Continue reading

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Metrics – A Tester’s True Friend, Not A Foe

Metrics Oh Metrics it took me a while to understand you. Now that I know you I appreciate your help with presenting status or talking to the project team. Yes its true I love metrics and I will give you … Continue reading

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