QW2000 Vendor Technical Paper 8V1

Mr. Jim Bampos

Testing E-Commerce Applications


Presentation Abstract

The Testing e- seminar addresses the needs and strategies for specialized testing of e-applications. Specific approaches to e-application verification are covered, including Load and Performance Testing, Usability Testing, Functional/Transaction Testing, Configuration Testing, and Automated Testing. Test strategies and testing complexities are identified for the e-application from Front-end to Back-end.

About the Author

As Vice President of e-Quality and Test Solutions, James Bampos is responsible for Vanteon's quality assurance (QA) and software testing services for development centers throughout the nation. Mr. Bampos manages the QA Outsourcing division, in addition to managing QA and testing activities in support of the company's eBusiness, wireless, commercial software, and hardware and embedded development solutions. Over the last three years, Mr. Bampos has grown the QA Outsourcing division by 1000%.

Mr. Bampos joined Vanteon in the Boston development center (formerly Turning Point Software) in 1995 and implemented best-of-breed SQA/Test methodologies, standards, and practices that made the organization a quality leader in the outsourcing industry. Mr. Bampos is involved with the Los Altos Workshop for Software Testing and the Software Testing Managers Roundtable - both periodic gatherings of senior practitioners in the QA industry. Mr. Bampos has been published in Software Testing and Quality Engineering magazine and frequently speaks at industry seminars and QA/Test conferences. Mr. Bampos has 14 years of experience in software development, quality assurance and management, and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Massachusetts' Fitchburg State College.