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Explore various dimensions of smartness to leapfrog into the new age of software development, to accomplish more with less by exploiting intellect with technology.  Showcase intelligence in testing, mystery of exploration, craftsmanship of act, skilful tooling and the joy of perfection.

SmartQA Digest #65


12 Perspectives to High Performance QA

High Performance QA is about enabling the path to brilliant code, of doing less, and accomplishing more. High performance occurs when you articulate crisply, think clearly, organise well & execute nimbly. It requires a high performance mindset that is strong, clear, agile and value oriented.

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Necessary but not sufficient book

Necessary but not Sufficient

I have been a great fan of Dr Goldratt having read all this books, my favourite being his first book “The Goal”. This book “Necessary but not Sufficient” is written as a “business novel” and shows the fictional application of the Theory of Constraints to Enterprise resource planning (ERP) and operations software and organizations using that software.

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What is IST, the phases of evaluation in IST, their objectives and activities, what is an entity, what session planning is all about and finally the practice of IST
– A  rapid introduction to “Immersive Session Testing(IST)” by T Ashok. 


“You cannot validate if you do not how it is constructed and what it is doing. A deep understanding of architecture in deployment is probably more necessary for today’s validation teams.“ says Jawahar Sabapathy in this crisp 90-second smartbits video “Should I know the architecture to test?”. Click here to read the transcript of video.