Learn how to make automating our products easier by improving it's automatability
- Richard Bradshaw
Our ability to automate a product is highly dependent on factors such as how our product's architecture, the languages and libraries used, and the access we have to environments. Understanding how these factors impact your automating and how to improve them to increase your success with automation is vital. That's why in this course we'll:
Learn what automatability is and how it impacts our automation work
Evaluating what our automatability is in a given context
Identifying and implementing ways to improve our automatability
So join us as we learn how to improve our automatability can open up a wealth of automation opportunities.
This course is part of the Automation in Testing Pathway.
Richard Bradshaw is an experienced tester, consultant and generally a friendly guy. He shares his passion for testing through consulting, training and giving presentation on a variety of topics related to testing. He is a fan of automation that supports testing. With over 10 years testing experience, he has a lot of insights into the world of testing and software development. Richard is a very active member of the testing community, and is currently the FriendlyBoss at The Ministry of Testing. Richard blogs at thefriendlytester.co.uk and tweets as @FriendlyTester. He is also the creator of the YouTube channel, Whiteboard Testing.
Mark Winteringham is a tester, toolsmith and the Ministry of Testing DojoBoss with over 10 years experience providing testing expertise on award-winning projects across a wide range of technology sectors including BBC, Barclays, UK Government and Thomson Reuters.
He is an advocate for modern risk-based testing practices and trains teams in Automation in Testing, Behaviour Driven Development and Exploratory testing techniques. He is also the co-founder of Ministry of Testing Essentials a community raising awareness of careers in testing and improving testing education.
You can find him on Twitter @2bittester or at mwtestconsultancy.co.uk / automationintesting.com
By the end of this course you'll be able to:
Identify different aspects of automatability and its influence on our testing and automation
Survey a given product to better understand its current automatability
To get the most out of this course you should take the Automation in Testing - Testability course first.