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Vincent Pearson
About Vincent Pearson

Consultant, Germany and UK, vpe@conscensia.com

Why QA?

December 8, 2017

We have a competence centre QA. Why? Because we are seeing compelling evidence that this aspect of the development process is underused. QA brings significant value in a number of ways. We have been monitoring its increased use into our teams. This is what we found.

90% or more of companies we talk to arrive on our doorstep with the solid conviction that they are the owners of a unique and unfathomable software legacy. Architecture is described as ‘interesting’, or ‘original’ or ‘highly creative’, the code base is not comprehensively documented. Of these 90%, I would say 90% are overestimating common […]