What made me to win the Testing Contest

Hey Folks,

It is my contentment to let everybody know that I have won my first ever Testing contest. First and foremost, I should thank Mr. Santhosh Tuppad for ringing a bell to aware me of this contest. Also thanks to Mr. Praveen (one of the founders of 99tests.com), Mrs. Parimala and Mr. Bharath (co-Participant and winner of the contest)

My participation was a big learning experience. I had a time of my life, competing with each other but we have competed in raising the defects to make the product a bug free.

WOW!! Can I test in this way…. WOW!! This is awesome way of testing…. WOW!! Why I missed this scenario…

A lot of WOW!!S like this which made me a Sane Tester

How Sudhamshu transmitted from Insane to Sane Tester?

2007’ June 13th was my first representative day as an Insane Tester for an Organization. Where am I today?

Learnt a lot, met a lot of wholehearted personalities of Testing, read books, wrote blogs, tested numerous applications.

Many of my contemporaries/friends/peers ask me,

“Why you are always available in GTalk?”, “Why you always open Twitter?”, “When you work?”

Three years earlier, I was not having any answers for this, but today I have answers for all this and also for many other questions.

As a tester I get support from many of the testers like Pradeep, Ajay, Parimala, Dhana, Santhosh, Sharath, Manoj and a big catalog of testers who offered their much valuable support whenever i needed. That is why I will be always available in GTalk. Hope I can also be cooperative to some other testers.

As a tester, Twitter helped me a lot to be trained from the fellow tester tweets. That is why I always open Twitter and also I tweet my practices/skills too.

I don’t calendar for working because I can’t say this is not the accurate/exact time to work.

What I learnt from the Contest?

What is Bug Advocacy, does really my bugs are explicable / understandable?

What is Security Testing?

How can we think of ‘something different!!!’?

A lot of scenarios like these.

www.99tests.com is a great platform for all the testers, where they can learn a lot of about testing the application and also can earn the prize money.

If you haven’t heard of about www.99tests.com, click on this link and register for the next contest.

Let us meet in the participation of the next contest.

Thanks to you all for spending your valuable time in reading this post.

Sudhamshu Ailineni || Sane Tester || Gmail: sudhamshu.rao@gmail.com || Twitter: sudhamshu4u

Hyderabad Testing Workshops

Hi Friends,

It’s my honour to invite you all for a 10 days Testing Workshop.
Planning to start from January 03rd. For more details read the entire post 🙂

What you get from this workshop?

1. Basics of Software Testing
2. Role of the Software Tester
3. Testing Techniques
4. Heuristics and Oracles of Software Testing
5. Bug Advocacy and many more.

You can meet a lot of testers all over from hyderabad and can learn from their experiences.

Who can attend this workshop?

All the guys/girls who wants to learn Software Testing. You can be a 2010 Passed out Graduate/Post Graduate or a one/two years experienced Testing Professional.

Where is this workshop is going to be held?

Edutrade, Flat No. 204,
Sai Datta Arcade, Above MORE Supermarket,
Himayatnagar, Hyderabad.

What for further details:

Please contact/mail/message/tweet to Sudhamshu Ailineni
Gmail: sudhamshu.rao@gmail.com
Twitter: sudhamshu4u@twitter.com
Mobile: 9177212543

We welcome you all to this workshop to make it success. Hope this encourages us to educate more freshers and invite them to our own TESTING community

Thanks for your valuable time to read this post….

Sudhamshu