Director of Programs for Monetization Services at Unity
Alan has been improving software quality since 1993 and is currently theDirector of Programs for Monetization Services at Unity. Alan spent over twenty years at Microsoft working on a variety of operating systems and applications in nearly every Microsoft division, and also spent two years as Microsoft’s Director of Test Excellence. Alan blogs at angryweasel.com, rants on twitter (@alanpage) hosts a podcast (w/ Brent Jensen) at angryweasel.com/ABTesting, and on occasion, he speaks at testing and software engineering conferences.
Alan Page and Brent Jensen have been talking about a thing they call Modern Testing for nearly two years. The concept isn’t particularly modern, and it’s really not that much about testing. Instead, it’s an alternative to traditional test-last quality approaches.
We’ve all heard this story before. “Testers need to be more technical”. The problem with that statement is that too many people read that as, “Testers need to code”. While learning to code or learning to automate can be helpful for a testers growth, there are many, many other (and often, more effective) ways to […]
A roundtable discussion about the finding of the 2018 State of Testing Report, with Survey leaders Joel Montvelisky, Lalitkumar Bhamare and QA thought leaders Alan Page & Brent Jensen