Some of the top challenges of developing and deploying mobile apps and websites include managing many different devices, supporting multiple operating systems, and integrating the right set of testing tools. While many companies are aggressively figuring out how to monetize their mobile channels, those tasked with quality assurance need to support these efforts for all types of devices, and in an efficient and cost-effective manner. Join this session to learn how leading enterprises are approaching their testing challenges and have integrated mobile into their existing test plans. You will learn why mobile requires a unique approach and how to ensure that apps have optimal functionality across various devices, operating systems and platforms. Techniques to leverage your existing test tools such as HP UFT and IBM Rational to maximize any existing investment will be discussed as well.
Speaker: Darren Madonick, Keynote Systems
In his role as Customer Success Manager for Keynote Systems, Darren has been the lead project manager key to the support, development, roll-out and successful execution of Vanguard, Fidelity, State Farm, Thomson Reuters, Comcast, Verizon, Sprint, E*Trade, and Morgan Stanley’s mobile strategy with emphasis in enabling developers and testers on iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows Mobile, WebOS, Java, Brew, and Symbian platforms to instantly test apps and code for market viability and internal use. He has supported product development on all major mobile platforms totaling over 500 unique handsets, and 8 unique mobile OS's. As the lead Solutions Consultant supporting the very first remote iOS, Android, and Blackberry testing, Darren was instrumental in the success of E*Trade’s Mobile Pro app, Best Buy’s online purchasing app, Comcast’s Xfinity DVR app, and many others. His unique ability to quickly understand problems and pain points of a prospective client have earned him high regards in a very short amount of time.