Testing is dying. Should I look for another career?

It has become quite fashionable to stand on podiums and announce “Testing Is  dying!. All of life is going to be automated! There will be no need for testers in the future.” I think reports of testing’s (impending) death are grossly exaggerated! Sure, RPA and AI are displacing people in jobs with repeatable, predictable outcomes.[…]

Last Mile Features On GoodFirms.Co

Last Mile Consultants is a boutique software testing company, well established in the area of process & test automation, and now also specialising in the field of customer experience and security testing. Run by industry veterans, they combine the advantage of varied pan-sector experience with the weight of technical acumen and knowledge. Their testing expertise […]

Delivery Assurance

Delivery assurance, has been defined as a methodology employed in projects to monitor the project process to provide a clear indication of the status of that project at any given time. Taking that in the technical direction, and with release assurance being the core focus, our Technical Delivery Assurance service helps create an early warning[…]

Crystal Gazing – A Look At Trends In Software Testing (2017)

Given the Indian penchant for ‘Chai’, let’s do a bit of tasseomancy and gaze into those tea leaves for a bit of an understanding of where we at Last Mile believe that the testing industry will be trending towards. Let’s get some of the obvious out of the way first. From  a process perspective, speed[…]

(Inter)Connected Connundrums

Today, you can’t open a newspaper (leave alone a technical journal) without reading something about how the future will be ‘connected’ – one only  needs to think of something before it is done. I am not very sure that that is such an unalloyed blessing as the articles make it out to be. Don’t get[…]

QA Organization Transformation

Last Mile has been engaged with an end to end IoT services provider, providing a roadmap and putting in place the building blocks for an effective QA organization. We have been engaged with them, helping align their testing of the Server release, and later putting in place an end to end test mechanism which cuts[…]