Quality - The Key to Successful SOA - Thursday, 24 February 2011

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  • By Dasunpriya Anuradha Mallikarachchi
  • 17 Feb, 2011

An underlying objective of adopting Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) is to deliver business solutions faster. However if your software does not meet a high quality standard, chances are that the entire SOA adoption process will fail. Adapting quality assurance practices to SOA is a key challenge for Quality Assurance (QA) teams, let alone the increased demands and pressure for quicker turnaround on quality control. To build a sustainable QA practice in the SOA world, QA teams must be adopt a new set of agile methods, concepts, tools and technologies.

Charitha KankanamgeWSO2 has extensive experience in running QA on dynamic set of projects -- in 2010 the WSO2 QA team validated 46 product releases, 150 patches, and 16 cloud service updates. In addition WSO2 has insight into or has helped many enterprises with their SOA QA challenges. Join Charitha Kankanamge on this one hour webinar as he shares what his team has learned about the essentials of QA in an SOA environment.

Topics that will be covered include:

  • Componentized model for SOA based application testing (this includes perf test, functional test web services and ESB)
  • Understand the differences between traditional software testing and SOA testing
  • Challenges in SOA testing
  • How various open source tools can be used in SOA testing
  • SOA testing best practices

Charitha is Senior Technical Lead/Manager QA at WSO2 with over 7 years of experience in various software quality assurance technologies. He is a committer of the Apache Software Foundation and also specializes in functional testing, java web service technologies, test planning and agile/exploratory test mechanisms.

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Thursday, 24th February 2011
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM (PST)
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Presenter: Charitha Kankanamge

Thursday, 24th February 2011
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (GMT)
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Presenter: Charitha Kankanamge