The Daily Scrum, Episode 12

  The Daily Scrum, Episode 12 is now available for download in iTunes! In this episode we respond to the question: "How does test automation fit with Agile?".

 

The Daily Scrum, An Agile Project Management Podcast By William Anderson

 

Show outline & notes

  • Introduction: The Daily Scrum is a podcast about Agile Project Management for Non-software Developers
  • The Weather. Steamy.
  • How Does Test Automation Fit With Agile? (Collaboration, collaboration, collaboration)
  • Webinars
  • Wasting time in silos
  • Test tools mentioned:Selenium, Quick Test Pro, Quality Center
  • How do you bring test automation into sprint teams?
  • Here's an idea: Create a small team that are working on a backlog that are not directly related to the business rules engines. This becomes your Agile team / evangelists.
  • Playing it safe with IBM, HP, etc. versus the flexibility and innovation that comes with Agile-based tools.
  • Is moving to Agile disruptive?
  • Closing

 

What do you think?

If you've had a chance to listen to any of the episodes, I'd love to hear your feedback! Feel free to comment on / rate the podcast directly in iTunes or use the comments below.

 

Where to find more

 

"A pocket-sized overview of roles, artifacts and the sprint cycle, adapted from the bestseller The Elements of Scrum by Chris Sims & Hillary Louise Johnson."

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