CA World 2017 will take place soon, between November 13 and November 17, in Las Vegas. Hundreds of different sessions will cover a wide variety of topics, from automation to DevOps to security (and more).
Since the incredible amount of sessions might make your head spin, we’ve assembled a list of our top 10 recommended sessions. This list is based on recommendations from our very own BlazeMeter developers. We hope you find them interesting as well.
1. Unlock the Power of Continuous Delivery With End-to-End, Integrated Continuous Testing
Wed., Nov. 15, 10:30 - 11:15 AM, Continuous Delivery Theater 3
True continuous testing is now possible, with a wide variety of tools eliminating bottleneck throughout the software delivery pipeline. Come and learn how from this keynote by Jeff Schaeffer, Head of CA’s Continuous Delivery Unit.
2. Case Study: T-Mobile's Hands-Free Testing Pipeline
Wed., Nov. 15, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Continuous Delivery Tech Talk 6
T-Mobile changed the way they test their APIs, by reusing test components, scaling their tests and standardizing their test engine platform. Join this session to learn how they achieved their quicker, more flexible and cost saving solution.
3. Case Study: Securing the Enterprise in a DevOps World
Wed., Nov. 15, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Continuous Delivery Tech Talk 5
How do global enterprises maintain security while still remaining relevant in a DevOps world? Hear from a Fortune 500 financial company about their transformation.
4. Case Study: How to Harness the Power of Model-Based Testing to Overcome Your Test Automation Challenges
Wed., Nov. 15, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Continuous Delivery Tech Talk 6
Everyone has testing challenges, so it’s always a good idea to learn from other people’s experience. Join this session to learn how GM Financial employs model-based testing practices to create its test cases.
5. Managing Application Releases in the Modern, Cloud-Based Software Factory
Wed., Nov. 15, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Continuous Delivery Tech Talk 5
While the movement to the Cloud has multiple benefits, this unstoppable process also has challenges like testing bottlenecks, growing dependencies and degrading app quality. Add this session to your agenda to hear about different solution to these issues.
6. Shift-Left Testing: UI, Performance, Functional and API Testing Earlier in the SDLC with BlazeMeter
Wed., Nov. 15, 4:15 PM - 4:45 PM, Continuous Delivery Theater 3
Cloud computing presents a new, uncharted territory for conservative institutions, like certain banks. These kinds of organizations would prefer an on-prem solution. So BlazeMeter developed a new, hybrid solution: on-prem in the cloud. Come and hear from our product manager, Yigal Carmy, how we did it and how it works.
We will also conduct another more high-level session about this topic named “Security and SaaS Agility in One Performance Testing Solution—Keep Sensitive Data On-Premises With BlazeMeter’s Private Cloud”, to take place on Thu., Nov. 16, from 1:45 PM to 2:15 PM, at Continuous Delivery Tech Talk 5.
7. End Your Dependency On Legacy Testing Tools: Migrating From LoadRunner to Open Source With Script Converter
Wed., Nov. 15, 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM, Continuous Delivery Tech Talk 5
Performance testing is becoming widely adopted by all developers, instead of being concentrated in a small Center of Excellence. BlazeMeter developed a free script converter tool for converting your existing VuGen and TruClient scripts to open source JMeter and Selenium format. Join this session to learn more.
8. Real-World Testing in the DevOps Continuous Delivery World
Thu., Nov. 16, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Continuous Delivery Theater 3
A fascinating overview of how industries are are evolving to standardized, flexible and collaborative environments. Don’t miss.
9. When Shift Happens: Automate API Functional Test Generation; Achieve In-Sprint Test Coverage
Thu., Nov. 16, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Continuous Delivery Tech Talk 5
Testing APIs effectively and efficiently has become the most indispensable capability in an API economy. Join this session to learn about BlazeMeter’s solution to auto-generate and execute a set of comprehensive tests for each API.
10. Case Study: How Virtualization and Cloud are Enabling Successful DevOps Transformation at IHG
Thu., Nov. 16, 3:30 AM - 4:00 PM, Continuous Delivery Tech Talk 5
Come learn how IHG are dealing with cloud testing challenges, while reducing operational expenditures and business risks to end users, along with increased access to “trustworthy” test environments.
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