Agile

World-Class Quality: 5 tips to power innovation

World-class Quality: 5 Tips to Power Innovation

The link between production and go-live, Quality can be a powerful driver of innovation.  With a unique insight into end-user needs and expectations, Quality offers a distinct perspective on product…

Deep Work: 4 tips

Deep Work: 4 Quick Tips for your QA Team

You know that state of flow –  where work becomes effortless and time passes in a blur? For knowledge workers, Cal Newport coined the term ‘Deep Work’, a state of…

Essential QA Tools for 2021 | tapQA

Essential QA Tools for 2021

Have you ever tried to tap in a nail with a screwdriver? Or used a screwdriver as a pry bar? While these makeshift tool hacks might get the job done,…

Transitioning Out of 2020

If there’s been one constant of 2020, it’s been – “is the internet working?” As I sit here in my living room, after 8+ months of limited contact with people,…

WEBINAR | The Importance of Quality in Agile

WEBINAR | The Importance of Quality in Agile

In today’s competitive environment, being the first to market is critical.  However, what happens when there’s such a heavy focus on building teams and changing roles that the quality aspects…

Top 3 Tools for Agile Implementation

Top 3 Tools for Agile Implementations

In the last 10 years, we have seen a rapid evolution in technology tools for software development. The shift to open source tools has created hundreds of new tools for…

definition of done

Definition of Done: What Every Quality Leader Needs to Know

Definition of Done: What Every Quality Leader Needs to Know One of the challenges we commonly face is the notion of “done”. Who defines done? When is a feature or…

Quality in Agile: Coworkers collaborating around a computer

Quality in Agile: Whose Role is it Anyways?

If your Agile Transformation treats quality as an afterthought, you’re not alone.  We often hear our customers say they want to become more agile in their approach to delivering solutions….

Do Agile Projects Really Need QA?

Do Agile Projects Really Need QA?

Quality & Agile: A Powerful Combo In our latest webinar, Healthcare’s Digital Frontier: QA’s Vital Role, an attendee asked, Agile purists would say Quality is the responsibility of all. This…