Test Automation Day Deck - Agile ALM - Getting testing done in a sprint

Below my http://www.testautomationday.com/ presentation (demo’s will follow next week on my YouTube channel). Agile teams find it hard to get the testing effort in sync with the other development activities. Not only development tests are executed during sprints, all other kind of testing activitie... [More]

09. Getting Testing Done in the Sprint – Test Tasks on the Board

It seems obvious that you need to have activities in the sprint for your testing activities. At least when you have something in your Definition Of Done what covers testing, like: Test Complete Integration tested done Functional testing done Regression testing done Performance t... [More]

TMap 4 TFS WP7 App – Connect 2 TFS video explanation

For all the people who don’t own a windows phone and want to see how the TMap for TFS App works… see this video.

08. Getting Testing Done in the Sprint – Write Logical Acceptance Tests

During release planning meeting. Capture acceptance criteria and immediately add the as logical test cases to the PBI. It will help the team to understand, clarify the discussion and more important for this topic, it helps testers be involved, and be important at the early stages of the software cyc... [More]

07. Getting Testing Done in the Sprint – Risk and Business driven Tests

I really like the mindset “no risk, no test”. So, when there isn’t any business risk, there aren't any tests and is it easy to fit testing in a sprint. More realistic do a good risk analysis on your product backlog items before start writing thousands of tests. Also in scrum is risk an important att... [More]

05. Getting Testing Done in the Sprint – No Double, Triple Testing

One way of getting testing done in a sprint is making it [testing] as efficient as possible, meanwhile this also saves money. One way of getting more efficient is not doing things double or triple. An interesting thing with testing, we do test double or triple. We test it during unit, during unit in... [More]

the one thing every tester was waiting for in Microsoft Test Manager… multiline support for test steps and rich text.

alt enter does the magic… now tester can write complete books in the test step field.


Below the training guide and decks I use for Microsoft Test Manager Trainings, feel free to use it. One note, it is work in progress. I add, change, tune the guide every time I provide a MTM course.     MTLM Visual Studio 2010 ALM workshop View more documents from Clemens Re... [More]

Fall Conference season speaking

  DevNetNoord (Groningen, Netherlands) 29 September Title: Five Visual Studio features that make development testing fun. [DUTCH] Testen, leuk, dat meen je niet? Ik heb een hekel aan testen. Unit testen, systeem testen, acceptatie testen noem maar op, het staat in de weg van het 'echte' w... [More]

large slide deck: technical meeting automated testing with vs2010

Slide deck from a 3 hour presentation (in the north of the Netherlands) covering automated testing with vs2010: test case specification, execution, automation and test infrastructure with VS2010 CodedUI and Lab management. Technical meeting automated testing with vs2010 View more presentati... [More]