Márcia Catarino

Automated Tests

5000 automated tests and the project failed! Why?

This is the story of how one of my previous teams has built a software and delivered all its features to the client. My team was technically strong, so they have decided that the testing strategy would include only automatic tests. The scope of the project was initially closed. So, the risk that tests would have to be …

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analyst polarising

Finding the lost Business Analyst on SCRUM.

How many times have we heard there’s no place for a Business Analyst in SCRUM teams (or other Agile frameworks)? Even better: when someone asks if your company works with SCRUM the answer usually is “Yes, we do, but I’m not part of the SCRUM team!”. Fortunately for me, I’m a Business Analyst and I’m …

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