CAST is the software testing conference of the Association for Software Testing (AST). At the CAST conference, speakers share their stories and experiences surrounding software testing, whether bound by rules and laws of science and experimentation, or expressed through creativity, imagination, and artistry. The Association for Software Testing is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the understanding of the science and practice of software testing according to Context-Driven principles.
The Accelerate State of DevOps Report is the largest and longest running DevOps research. It represents five years of work surveying over 30,000 technical professionals worldwide. Nearly 1,900 professionals worldwide participated in the 2018 study that reflects an increasing diversity and the importance of continuous software testing.
Quality Excites (QE) is a conference on software testing and software quality assurance that take place in Gliwice, Poland. It provides lectures and workshops for professional software testers who want to learn about the newest technologies and the best practices. All the talks are in Polish.
Women Who Test is a community for women software testers. Women Who Test connects women software testing professionals around the world, allowing them to share software testing ideas and solutions while helping each other thrive and advance their careers.
Sauce Labs, the vendor of continuous testing cloud solution, has announced that it has secured a $50 million growth investment from Riverwood Capital. In conjunction with the funding, Jeff Parks from Riverwood Capital will join the Sauce Labs Board of Directors.
Spock was a game changer for all the Java software developers struggling with unit testing in JUnit 4. Compact syntax, parameterized tests or flexibility to mention just a few advantages. Over 10 years after JUnit 4.0, the brand new, written from scratch, Java 8 optimized JUnit 5 has been released. Is it still worth to write tests in Spock?
The Italian Software Testing Forum is a conference dedicated to software testing and software quality that takes place in Milan in the north of Italy. International experts from the industry and the academia will share experiences, knowledge and ideas about software testing and software quality. The first two days will be dedicated to tutorials and the last day to presentations in Italian.