Release Testing Is Risk Management Theatre

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September 05, 2014

Release Testing Is Risk Management Theatre

Agile methods advocate cross-functional teams responsible for product quality, yet the notion of Release Testing (post-development, end-to-end regression testing) as a risk reduction strategy stubbornly lives on.

However, from a Continuous Delivery perspective Release Testing is Risk Management Theatre – a costly practice that delivers little value. Why is this?

In this talk, Steve Smith will discuss why Release Testing is an antipattern, and offer an alternative risk reduction strategy.

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Steve Smith

September 05, 2014
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