quality assurance

Is It Possible to Practice Scrum with Outsourced QA?

Depending on the way you do business you may have your software development and QA outsourced. So how do you get the two together? While this presents a challenge it is definitely doable to have your products quality checked by an outsourced QA team. The trick to doing this is to not allow anything to interfere with your scrum schedule. Test and QA Testing is an essential piece to software development and doesn’t have to be done separately.

Best Practices to Mix Outsourcing with Agile

Any good software consulting firm should know how to mix outsourcing with Agile practices. In order to optimize this effort you should begin by minimizing risks with a hybrid Agile approach, organize your work in specific ways, have a streamline change management process, and modify QA methods within your organization. This post will examine these and other practices you can use to mix outsourcing with Agile. When you mix outsourcing and agile you end up magnifying agile development issues.