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Statement by the Association for Software Testing on Recent Difficulties with Iowa Caucus Tabulation Software

After reviewing reporting on the difficulties with results in the Iowa Caucus, it is clear to the Association for Software Testing that the software project to tabulate votes electronically was not well conceived or well planned. While it is clear that there were...

Guest post: A story about chickens

This is a guest post by Jenny Bramble, Software test engineer at WillowTree, and is a part of a series of guest blog posts from software professionals. The series will run throughout 2020 and cover a number of relevalt topics. Do you want to contribute to the...

Guest post: What Makes Test Automation Successful?

The following is a Guest post by Hans Buwalda, CTO of LogiGear, and is a part of a guest blog post exchange with LogiGear. An important, but often underestimated, part of the work around software development is the testing. Testing is by definition challenging: if...

NWEWT #4 Testing the Future

The following is an Experience Report submitted by Duncan Nisbet, who convened a peer workshop earlier this month, and was supported by the AST Grant Program. Theme The theme of the 4th North West Exploratory Workshop on Testing (NWEWT) was Testing the...

AST Board 2019-2020

The AST Board of Directors Election for 2019-2020 has been completed, and officers have been selected. The new Board will be sat at the fall AST Board Meeting, and will consist of:President: Eric ProeglerVice President and Treasurer: Chris KenstSecretary: Louise...

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