Talking testing, agility and automation... and anything else.


About


My name is Brian Ray and I’m a Software Test Engineer in Madison, WI. My primary focus is testing web applications, in Agile environments, with healthy doses of test automation; ever inching toward the ├╝ber goal of making great software!

When I started my QA career at Apple Computer in 1999, my business card listed my title as “I break stuff”. True enough… but it eventually matured and on my second round of cards, my title became “Quality Shepherd”. This moniker accurately describes the exacting art and subliminal science that is software testing.

This blog is a repository for thoughts said out loud and offered to the public discourse without disclaimer save one: I write these entries with the best information known to me at the time.