QWE2000 Vendor Technical Presentation VT12

Mr. Bob Bartlett [UK]
(SIM Group)

The dream comes true - Scriptless Automated Testing

Key Points

Presentation Abstract

o The dream for automated testing – what we all want.
o Why record and play back techniques have not satisfied the requirements.
o Test System Design
o Table Driven Testing
o The SIM methodology for Table driven testing = tMosaic
o How this approach makes the dream come true

About the Speaker

Bob is the Chairman of SIM Group Ltd. SIM specialises in Software Testing and has put in place a number of highly efficient testing systems that automatically test sophisticated and mission critical software systems. SIM is the UK leader in providing efficient solutions for software testing. SIMÆs work has had a profound impact on the way companies approach testing and improvements to testing have been realised with SIMÆs help.

SIM has managed the development of testing strategies for software projects and has implemented automated testing techniques for many different software environments.

A summary of BobÆs experience follows:

  • Over 30 years in software, and using automated testing techniques throughout
  • Executive Director and Chairman of Software testing specialist company today
  • Member of the CSSA executive council
  • Has designed, developed and sold automated testing tools
  • Manager of major software development and implementation projects
  • Testing adviser to some of the largest testing projects taking place in U.K.
  • Training and lecturing in automated testing and software testing techniques
  • Track record for substantial reductions in time and cost to test
  • Successfully managed the growth of start up companies throughout his career.