Kathleen Poulsen of Fidelity Investments on Using Hexawise to Improve Software Testing Results

The highlights from a presentation by Kathleen Poulsen, Lead Software Engineer in Test at Fidelity Investments, at the StarEAST 2017 testing conference discussing the use of Hexawise at Fidelity Investments and some of the significant benefits of implementing Combinatorial Test Design at scale.
Kathleen Poulsen of Fidelity Investments on Using Hexawise to Improve Software Testing Results
Kathleen Poulsen of Fidelity Investments on Using Hexawise to Improve Software Testing Results

The highlights from a presentation by Kathleen Poulsen, Lead Software Engineer in Test at Fidelity Investments, at the StarEAST 2017 testing conference discussing the use of Hexawise at Fidelity Investments and some of the significant benefits of implementing Combinatorial Test Design at scale.

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By John Hunter Jun 9, 2017
More Coverage, Fewer Tests™
More Coverage, Fewer Tests™

Hexawise has been driven by the vison to provide software testers more effective coverage in fewer tests. The Hexawise combinatorial software testing application allows software testers to achieve both seemingly contradictory statements.

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By John Hunter Sep 14, 2016
Hexawise Test Plan Revisions
Hexawise Test Plan Revisions

Showcases the new Hexawise feature called "Revisions" and explains its usefulness.

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By John Hunter May 31, 2016
10 Questions to Ask When Designing Software Tests
10 Questions to Ask When Designing Software Tests

A list of questions to ask when designing software tests. These questions will help ensure coverage of the potential sources of variation within your system.

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By John Hunter and Justin Hunter Mar 14, 2016
Introducing the Hexawise Coverage Matrix!
Introducing the Hexawise Coverage Matrix!

Introduces the powerful new Hexawise coverage reporting feature - The Coverage Matrix - and how best to utilize it.

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By Jordan Weck Jan 29, 2015
Whaddya Mean "No Possible Value"?
Whaddya Mean "No Possible Value"?

Explains the reason you might be seeing "No possible value" as values in some of your Hexawise test cases and how to fix your plan to remove these "No possible value" values.

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By Sean Johnson May 1, 2014
Using Hexawise to Export Values for Gherkin (Given, When --> Then)
Using Hexawise to Export Values for Gherkin (Given, When --> Then)

How to use the Auto-Scripts feature to turn your Hexawise test cases in the Gherkin "Given-When-Then" format.

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By John Hunter Mar 27, 2014
What Hexawise Delivered in 2013
What Hexawise Delivered in 2013

Showcases and explains the major improvements made to Hexawise during 2013.

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By Justin Hunter Jan 28, 2014
Retaining Simplicity While Providing Power Users Advanced Features
Retaining Simplicity While Providing Power Users Advanced Features

Outlines the thought process followed by the Hexawise engineering team to ensure features added for advanced users don't negatively affect the user-friendly nature of the tool for everyone.

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By John Hunter and Justin Hunter Jan 21, 2014
Hexawise TV
Hexawise TV

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By John Hunter Nov 20, 2013
Create a Risk-based Testing Plan With Extra Coverage on Higher Priority Areas
Create a Risk-based Testing Plan With Extra Coverage on Higher Priority Areas

Showcases the Hexawise "Mixed-Strength" feature and explains how this feature can be used to perform Risk-Based Testing with Hexawise.

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By John Hunter Nov 6, 2013
High-Profile Obamacare Bug Entirely Avoidable
High-Profile Obamacare Bug Entirely Avoidable

Describes a recent, high-profile problem with the Obamacare website and how this defect in production could have easily been avoided.

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By Justin Hunter Sep 26, 2013
Worldwide Adoption of Combinatorial Software Testing
Worldwide Adoption of Combinatorial Software Testing

Reveals the very diverse Hexawise user base - with users located all around the world.

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By John Hunter Jul 17, 2013
Hexawise Software Testing Glossary
Hexawise Software Testing Glossary

Announcement of the Hexawise Software Testing Glossary - a list of commonly used terms - some from the general software testing industry and some specific to Hexawise - and their definitions/importance.

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By John Hunter Jun 24, 2013
Automatically Generating Expected Results for Tests in Hexawise
Automatically Generating Expected Results for Tests in Hexawise

Showcases the Hexawise "Expected Results" feature and how to automatically generate rules-based expected results for each of your test cases.

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By John Hunter Jun 4, 2013
Hexawise 2.0 Preview
Hexawise 2.0 Preview

Explains the newest updates to Hexawise and how they will make life easier for all Hexawise users.

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By John Hunter Mar 21, 2013
Hexawise went down today. I apologize. It was my fault.
Hexawise went down today. I apologize. It was my fault.

An explanation for the hour-long Hexawise outage earlier this morning.

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By Justin Hunter Jan 30, 2013
A Faster Way to Enter Test Inputs - the "Bulk Add" Option
A Faster Way to Enter Test Inputs - the "Bulk Add" Option

Use the Hexawise "Bulk Edit" option to more quickly add Parameters and Values to your plan.

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By John Hunter Oct 23, 2012