Aleksandr Meshkov

Performance Lab, Russia

Has over 6 years of experience in software testing. Moved up from a supporting tester to head of the Testing center in a large outsourcing company. Worked as a test expert, test analyst, test manager. Since 2015 has been engaged in in-depth studying of test process optimization issues, implemented over 8 test process audit and optimization projects in large Russian companies by employing TPI Next and TMMi techniques. Takes it that the current test market develops apace and many testing concepts get outdated being replaced by new ones, so it’s time to get rid of stereotypes and start to think outside the box.

Topic: Risk-based test effort management

  • Background to development of Risk Based Testing
  • Risk ranking (common, domain, ISO 25010 summary)
  • Available risk management techniques used for testing
  • Practical application of FMEA in testing
  • Practical application of FTP in testing
  • Risk management models used for testing of products (HACCP, CET, QFD)
  • Comparison of risk management models used for testing
  • Where and when to apply
  • RBT benefits and drawbacks