Integrate Test Activities in Agile Projects
In traditional testing a tester distinguishes various phases. To be able to effectively test in Agile projects the test activities should be properly integrated in an Agile approach. This eBook starts with a vision on Agile testing and, based on that, describes how to effectively integrate test activities in the Scrum approach.
Leo van der Aalst
Leo van der Aalst has more than 25 years of testing experience. He is experienced in international projects and consultancy trajectories and developed amongst others services for Agile testing. Leo is lector “Software Quality and Testing” at Fontys University of Applied Sciences (Eindhoven, The Netherlands) and he is coauthor of the “TMap NEXT® in Scrum” guide, the “TMap NEXT® for result-driven testing” and “TMap NEXT® Business Driven Test Management” books. He is also a member of the Dutch Innovation Board Testing, the Dutch Country Board of ISO/NC 381007 “Software and System Engineering” and member of the Research & Development unit of Sogeti Netherlands. Besides all this, Leo is a much soughtafter teacher of international test training courses, a regular speaker at national and international conferences, and he is the author of several articles (a.o. testing in Agile software development environments).
Rik Marselis is one of Sogeti’s most senior management consultants in the field of quality and testing. He played an important role in organizing quality and testing in various organizations in different branches, by making practical implementations of well-known methods and approaches. Rik started his career over 30 years ago in software development and gradually shifted to testing and quality management. He was author of many articles and contributed to 14 books on software testing and quality management, for example “the PointZERO vision”, “Quality Supervision”, “TMap NEXT® in Scrum”, “TPI NEXT®” and “TMap NEXT® BDTM”. As a trainer and coach Rik has worked together with numerous IT-professionals to further improve their skills. Also Rik is an much appreciated presenter at conferences throughout Europe.