How Google Tests Software

How Google Tests Software

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Google faces the world's largest, toughest software testing challenges: To get it right, Google is pioneering the future of testing and automation. You also need to get it right. Learn from Google. In How Google Tests Software, legendary Google testing leader James Whittaker and two top Google experts reveal powerful lessons Google has learned about testing software at unparalleled scale and speed and offer breakthrough best practices you can use even if you're not quite Google's size...yet! Using these techniques, you can transform testing from a bottleneck into an accelerator and make your whole organization more productive!
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  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 179 x 236 x 17mm | 504g
  • Addison-Wesley Educational Publishers Inc
  • New Jersey, United States
  • English
  • 0321803027
  • 9780321803023
  • 124,399

Table of contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to Google Software Testing
Chapter 2: The Software Engineer in Test
Chapter 3: The Test Engineer
Chapter 4: The Test Engineering Manager
Chapter 5: Improving How Google Tests Software Test Dashboarding
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About James Whittaker

James Whittaker is an engineering director at Google and has been responsible for testing Chrome, maps, and Google web apps. He used to work for Microsoft and was a professor before that. James is one of the best-known names in testing the world over.

Jason Arbon is a test engineer at Google and has been responsible for testing Google Desktop, Chrome, and Chrome OS. He also served as development lead for an array of open-source test tools and personalization experiments. He worked at Microsoft prior to joining Google.

Jeff Carollo is a software engineer in test at Google and has been responsible for testing Google Voice, Toolbar, Chrome, and Chrome OS. He has consulted with dozens of internal Google development teams helping them improve initial code quality. He converted to a software engineer in 2010 and leads development of Google+ APIs. He also worked at Microsoft prior to joining Google."
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