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How beta testing adds value

by 
Ash Conway
Mar 9, 2017
The purpose of beta testing is to make certain that there are no serious issues that could cause problems for end users. Put simply, its purpose is to gain feedback on usability prior to general release. It is better to discover real problems at a time when correcting those problems is the most economical.
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Employee Beta Testing With Bugwolf

by 
Ash Conway
Mar 7, 2017
Let’s get something clear right off the bat: every single person in your organisation should take ownership of digital quality. A decade ago you might have been forgiven for isolating quality to the deepest depths of your IT department, but today the line between digital and physical products has faded.
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Issues developers face in beta testing

by 
Ash Conway
Oct 24, 2016
Beta testing has become increasingly important as software has become increasingly complex. Software operations once took place in a kind of ivory tower environment, not any more. IT has now become a part of everyday life. Software is now ubiquitous and controls everything from driving cars to ordering pizza. And this spreading of digital technology into every corner of life has made beta testing a vital part of software developed. Yet, there are issues which come up often and must be handled in order to provide an effective software development cycle. Here are a few of them.
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Finding the right beta testers

by 
Ash Conway
Sep 1, 2016
Beta testing is an essential stage in any software development. It is the point where the application and the potential customer come together. No matter how good your development team may have been, they can not possibly account for every contingency in the “real world.” That’s where beta testing comes in.
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Getting the most out of beta testing

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Ash Conway
Aug 30, 2016
There are many things to consider when developing a successful beta test. This includes everything from understanding system requirements to recruiting testers and providing adequate security. This is why it’s important to have a comprehensive plan before testing begins.
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How to evaluate a potential software testing provider

by 
Ash Conway
Aug 14, 2016
Hiring the right software testing vendor can be a problem, but it doesn't have to be. There is no shortage of alleged “testers” in the marketplace. Fortunately, it isn't all that difficult to sort out those companies that provide excellent service. They stand out from the crowd. Certain items indicate when you are dealing with a quality software testing vendor.
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The rise and rise of the on-demand workforce

by 
Ash Conway
Dec 4, 2015
Today, more than at any time before, the global workforce is going through unrivalled transformation. With quality of living increasing in developed countries and connectivity rising, more people than ever now have access to flexible work options. And this in turn has given organisation everywhere, a new level of access low cost resources.
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Why hiring the best software testing talent is not as easy as you might think

by 
Ash Conway
Nov 13, 2015
To attract the best testing talent it takes much more than extra cash or perks. When you’re new in a career, money comes last and gaining experience is front and centre. Once you’ve earned your stars and stripes, making more money is soon overcome by changing the world and wanting to make a real difference.
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