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Mike Trites

About Mike Trites

Mike is a Senior Test Consultant with 10+ years of experience in software testing and holds multiple certifications, including an Advanced Level Certification from the ISTQB. In his time as a consultant, he has worked with a number of clients in a wide range of environments. He has been involved with projects that included testing everything from web applications and database management software to financial software and video lottery systems. As a Test Manager, he has experience managing all aspects of the testing lifecycle and works with clients to help define, implement and improve their internal testing processes. https://ca.linkedin.com/in/miketrites

Making Numbers Count – Metrics that Matter

As testers and test managers, we are frequently asked to report on the progress or results of testing to our stakeholders.  Questions like “How is testing going?” may seem simple enough at a glance, but there are actually a number … Continue reading

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How many testers does it take to install a doorbell? Isolating a defect in real-life

As testers, we tend to be analytical thinkers by nature.  This is a valuable quality in our work, but how often do we take note of how we exercise those skills in other areas of our life? The following is … Continue reading

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