Twin Cities Test Automation Group


Paul Merrill, Nationally known speaker, is visiting Minneapolis and graciously accepted to speak for TCTAG; thus the special meeting on June 20.

Description: If you don’t proactively manage and control your application test data, you may be missing out on a big process improvement that will save money, improve test coverage, and may save your systems from embarrassing failures. Paul Merrill details the implementations of 3 Data Strategies for Test Data Management. Learn the two components of a data strategy—the Creational Strategy and the Cleanup Strategy—and their value to effective testing. With a deeper understanding of data strategies and these examples of their implementations, you can take back new ideas for getting a handle on your test data!

Bio: Paul Merrill is principal software engineer in test and founder of Beaufort Fairmont Automated Testing Services. Paul works with clients every day to transition teams to automated testing and sync testing up with development in agile environments. An entrepreneur, tester, speaker, and software engineer, Paul has a unique perspective on launching and maintaining quality products. Find more of Paul's test automation content at and follow him on Twitter @dpaulmerrill.


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