This tutorial is to provide the attendees with knowledge and insight regarding structured testing and test process improvement, both from a theoretical and practical perspective. After the tutorial, the participants will: - have knowledge about the basics of test process improvement; - have acquired insight into the most important models; - know about the Test Maturity Model (TMM); - know how to prioritise, define and implement practical test improvements; - know how to define key test metrics
Drs. Erik P.W.M. van Veenendaal CISA has been working as a practitioner and manager within the area of software quality for a great number of years carrying out assignments in the field of quality management, project control, EDP-auditing and software testing. He has recently been responsible and involved in a number of European projects within the area of software product quality. Within this area he specializes in software testing and is the author of a number of books, e.g. “Structured testing; an introduction to TMap” and “Software quality from a business perspective”.
As a test manager and test consultant he has been involved in a great number and variety of projects, has implemented structured testing and carried out test process improvements activities in a large number of organisations. He is a regular speaker both at national and international testing conferences and a leading international trainer in the field of software testing. Erik van Veenendaal is the founder and managing director of Improve Quality Services, a company that provides services in the area of quality management and testing.
At the Eindhoven University of Technology, Faculty of Technology Management, Erik is part-time involved in lecturing and research activities. He is on the Dutch standards institute committee for software quality.