Test architect to discuss how organizations are reaping the benefits of Agile software development
DENVER, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: Bob Cotton, test architect Rally Software http://www.rallydev.com With over 12 years of developing and testing web applications, Cotton has extensive experience testing applications using open source testing tools. From unit, load, functional and GUI testing Bob has applied many tools and techniques to testing large-scale, Software-as-a-Service applications. Most recently at Rally, Bob has helped shape an Agile software methodology by including unique approaches to software test automation. Rally's solutions support the mainstream adoption of Agile software development, a fast-growing trend that helps software-driven organizations respond faster to changing customer needs. The company's customers include thousands of subscribers from leading software vendors, Internet companies and corporate development teams. WHAT: In this session, Cotton will explain why Behavior Driven Development (BDD) is not a revolution in testing, but an evolution in how developers think about program design. Cotton will discuss: the language of testing and how it impedes developers from reaching the real benefits of Test-Driven Development (TDD), cover rSpec, the Ruby framework for BDD, and show how Rally has leveraged these concepts for the definition of acceptance tests. WHERE: PPA Event Center 2105 Decatur Street Denver, Colorado 80211 WHEN: Monday, Apr. 30 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Mountain) CONTACT: For more information or to set up an interview with Mr. Cotton, please contact Christie Denniston at Catapult PR-IR (303) 581-7760, ext. 13 or Email Contact.
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