Testing – expense or investment?

In today’s world of Agile Transformation everyone is talking about Continuous Integration / Continuous Development, DevOps and Test Automation. Art of finding severe defects is being neglected on account of focusing on building and maintaining complex automation systems.
Test managers are very often asked to justify business value of testing (and/or) test automation. This workshop will teach the audience how to calculate ROI on testing and to evaluate if their testing operation is bringing value to the business. It will become clear why is it so important to keep focusing on finding bugs and how to use this important argument in presenting testing as an investment in project success.
After this exercise attendees will know which numbers they should follow and what indicators are the most important ones in order to improve ROI in testing on their projects.
This exercise will remind us that simple joy of hunting bugs before they come into production has a solid basis and should be appreciated more. It is not always about saving money, but it is always about business value.
This session will teach the audience how to calculate ROI on testing and to evaluate if their testing operation is bringing value to the business.
It will become clear why is it so important to keep focusing on finding bugs and how to use this important argument in presenting testing as an investment in project success.