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The processes, people, and technology of producing quality software...and other stuff I want to talk about....

Data-Driven Quality explained – part 1: questions? what questions?

  To learn more, visit my new blog at http://www.setheliot.com/blog/2014/11/24/ddq1/  

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 11/25/2014

Seth’s blog has moved….

Give me a few weeks (ok, maybe months), and then look for new content at my new blog home...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 11/07/2014

Hands-on workshop: Create your roadmap to data-driven quality (DDQ)

You may (or may not) have heard my 1 hour overview of creating your roadmap to data-driven quality...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 10/05/2014

Indistinguishable from magic

Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic -Arthur C. Clarke I recently...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 09/14/2014

PerfBytes podcast: Data Driven Performance

Recently I had a lot of fun chatting with Mark Tomlinson and James Pulley on the hippest, coolest...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 08/13/2014

Create Your Roadmap to Data-Driven Quality

I had a great audience for my presentation of Create Your Roadmap to Data-Driven Quality. I really...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 08/05/2014

See you Monday at First International Workshop on Reliable Data Services and Systems (RDSS)

  I will be delivering the keynote at the First International Workshop on Reliable Data...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 06/21/2014

I like big data….

While too often disappointed in Microsoft’s attempts at clever marketing, this however makes me...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 05/26/2014

Everything as a Service “yes!” - EaaSy

In my previous presentations such as Create Your Roadmap to Data-Driven Quality – STPCon April 2014,...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 05/24/2014

PerfBytes Podcast Live from STPCon

Episode #41 PerfBytes Live! at STPCON Spring 2014 UTest is renaming itself to Applause 4:30 Talking...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 04/18/2014

Create Your Roadmap to Data-Driven Quality – STPCon April 2014

http://blogs.msdn.com/b/seliot/archive/2014/08/05/create-your-roadmap-to-data-driven-quality.aspx...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 04/15/2014

Missed the ALM Forum Test Track? Check out Michael Larsen’s Live Blog

Michael Larsen's live blog of my ALM Forum talk, Your Path to Data-Driven Quality is...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 04/07/2014

Your Path To Data-Driven Quality–ALM Forum 2014

I was honored to present Your Path To Data-Driven Quality at ALM Forum 2014 . You can download the...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 04/03/2014

New STPCon talk coming up: Create Your Roadmap to Data-Driven Quality

I will once again have the pleasure of speaking at STPCon.   Hope you can make it! 101...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 12/18/2013

Do It In Production - TestBash Video Now Available

TestBash 2.0 was a terrific event organized by the Software Testing Club: Ministry of Testing back...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 05/01/2013

More on Microsoft codename “Blue”

Found this article which substantiates the previous one on Windows Blue The first glimpse of how...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 04/13/2013

Destroy All Robot Language

Microsoft (being an Evil Empire™ and all) doesn't get credit for a lot of changes that you do not...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 04/12/2013

What is Microsoft “Blue”?

You may have heard of Microsoft “Blue” or “Windows Blue”.  I will not give you any inside...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 04/11/2013

The TestBash 2.0 Story – Crowd Sourced

As you may know, I recently gave a presentation on Testing in Production at TestBash 2.0. The videos...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 03/28/2013

TiP by any other name

Somewhat often I get someone who hears what I have to say about Testing in Production (TiP), but...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 03/23/2013

I Will Be Presenting at TestBash 2.0

TestBash 2.0 will be Friday March 22, 2013 in Brighton England Sure you get to hear me speak about...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 02/28/2013

The Four Colors of Microsoft, revisited

Previously I explored if we could substantiate the rumor that the new Microsoft logo colors each...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 12/01/2012

See A to Z Testing in Production Online – STP Webinar

  If you are interested in hearing my popular STPCon talk (last delivered in October) A to Z...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 11/28/2012

Interview with me from STPCon, October 2012

    If you would like to hear the sound of my voice, Mark Tomlinson was kind enough to...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 11/06/2012

Testing in Production: Buzzword Compliant Edition

  Monitoring: What Ops does, using data from production + Testing: What Test Does = TestOps,...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 10/22/2012

The return of A-Z Testing in Production – STPCon Fall 2012

Download the Slide Deck: PPT PDF The folks at STPCon had asked me to give an encore presentation of...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 10/21/2012

Software Testing circa 1985 – How’s that working for you?

This ad, recruiting software testers for Microsoft, ran in 1985 As a Software Tester you will design...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 10/09/2012

Want to work on the cloud? Want to work for Larry Ellison?

Oracle is having a Cloud Computing Career Fair. If you go be sure to ask them What the Hell is Cloud...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 10/07/2012

In a previous blog post I talked about the introduction of the new Microsoft Logo. Another source on...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 09/26/2012

Today Microsoft has launched a new Logo and it looks like this: (hey, if you are going to any of the...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 08/23/2012

Testing in The Cloud

Just had a piece published in The Testing Planet on Testing in the Cloud The Cloud enables new tools...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 07/16/2012

A Summary of the Amazon Web Services June 29 Outage

  Summary of the AWS Service Event in the US East Region ...from Amazon...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 07/06/2012

uTest interview.. with me!

The interview is here. uTest is a company well aligned with my philosophies.  Those of you that...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 06/29/2012

The return of A-Z Testing in Production – STPCon Fall 2012

The folks at STPCon have asked me to give an encore presentation of my March 2012 talk A to Z...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 06/26/2012

Better Software Conference West - 2012. Leaping into the Cloud

2012 Download PDF Download PPT 2011 (prior version) Download PDF Download PPT Co-presented with Ken...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 06/12/2012

What is up with Microsoft lately?

Feelin’ the love from the tech and business press…. is Microsoft entering a new golden age? Fast...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 03/30/2012

A to Z Testing in Production: TiP Methodologies, Techniques, and Examples at STPCon 2012

Download the Slide Deck PPT PDF Listen to the audio (requires free registration with STP – they’re...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 03/28/2012

TestOps

I’ve written two three pieces on TestOps that just happened to get published at almost the...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 03/14/2012

TWiST #85 - Testing in Production, Part I

  Matt Heusser was kind enough to invite me to speak on his This Week in Software Testing...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 03/08/2012

Failure is Always an Option

Design Strategies for Cloud Hosted Services The title phrase was made popular by Adam Savage of...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 10/25/2011

Leaping into “The Cloud”: Rewards, Risks, and Mitigations

Download PDF Download PPT Co-presented with Ken Johnston Leaping into “The Cloud”: Rewards, Risks,...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 09/07/2011

Cloud Computing: One Picture and Several Examples

This diagram is from "How the Cloud Changes Software Production", by Seth Eliot, Better...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 07/25/2011

Testing in Production (TiP), a common and costly technical malpractice???

Cool….I am seeing more hits on Bing and other search engines (I comparison shop my queries) for...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 06/23/2011

Testing in Production (TiP) - It Really Happens–Examples from Facebook, Amazon, Google, and Microsoft

Testing in Production (TiP) really happens, and yes that it s a good thing! Here are some examples...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 06/07/2011

Testing in the Bing Cloud

Ken Johnston references BUFT in his latest blog on Bing Jobs: Testing in the Bing Cloud Check it...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 05/26/2011

I Don’t Always Test My Code. But When I Do I Do It In Production

(not sure who gets original credit…but it’s here among other places) I am a big believer in the...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 04/25/2011

My Latest Intro to Cloud Computing Article Has Been Published

  How Cloud Computing Changes the Way We Produce Software by Seth Eliot Creating services in...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 04/02/2011

Software Test Professionals Conference 2011

Added March 25, 2011 You can view the full version of the slides I presented at...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 02/16/2011

Ditch the Requirements - Focus on the Customer Instead

Just had a small article published by the good folks at STP You can read it here:...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 02/14/2011

How NOT to Write for the Software Engineering Community

Pop quiz.... here is an article I recent stumbled upon, which side (pro or con) do you think the...

Author: Seth Eliot Date: 01/20/2011

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