User Onboarding

User Onboarding is a process that starts from the very first welcome email  & first run experience, and can span over several months (depending on the  product) to keep the customer continue using your SaaS app and receiving  value from it. Its well said that ““Onboarding isn’t about installing  training wheels, it’s about getting  peopleContinue reading “User Onboarding”

Top Tech Innovations in 2020

Every January, Las Vegas hosts the CES convention, which provides innovators with the opportunity to showcase their products that span various technological fields. A number of unique items were demonstrated at this year’s show. Take a look at some of the offerings for the year. Smart Baby Monitor Many are familiar with wearable devices that monitor heart rateContinue reading “Top Tech Innovations in 2020”

Career Paths in Technology

As technology has grown exponentially over the course of the last 20 years, a natural question has arisen, “what career paths should I expect by working in tech?”. Since the technology industry is so new, there aren’t established career paths as there might be in other industries such as finance or advertising. Technology career pathsContinue reading “Career Paths in Technology”

Tech Trends of 2020

I have started adding few blogs on my new site regarding the Tech trends of 2020. Here is the topics below but do look at for details on the following website https://shalu-chawla.com/tech-trends-of-2020/. In short, there are 3 new areas: COBOTS 5G Digital Platforms Author Bio: Shalu Chawla is a trained Quality Assurance professional and Business AnalystContinue reading “Tech Trends of 2020”

Functional Automated Testing

As the name suggest, functional automated testing tools have an automated test component which makes the task to test the application automated or non-human intervention. Automated test are programmed to run at a certain trigger which can be manual, time driven or event driven and can be via automated unix or linux jobs. Most script-based test automationContinue reading “Functional Automated Testing”

RISK MANAGEMENT and QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

As per the dictionary definition, risk management is the forecasting and evaluation of risks together with the identification of procedures to avoid or minimize their impact. Wikipedia says similar that Risk management is the identification, evaluation, and prioritization of risks followed by coordinated and economical application of resources to minimize, monitor, and control the probabilityContinue reading “RISK MANAGEMENT and QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM”

Principles of Quality Assurance

As Wikipedia say, Quality assurance includes two principles: “Fit for purpose” (the product should be suitable for the intended purpose); and “right first time” (mistakes should be eliminated). For me this needs to be broken down further to understand in layman terms. Obviously the goal is that the products should meets all functional and usabilityContinue reading “Principles of Quality Assurance”

Classes of ML Algorithms

There are 3 classes of machine learning algorithms. Supervised learning – In this method, we must train machine to use the data. We tag the data and put in right categories. There are regression and classification model that can be used to answer any data. Unsupervised learning – New data is used for the learningContinue reading “Classes of ML Algorithms”

Usability Testing

As per http://www.usabilitytesting.gov, Usability testing refers to evaluating a product or service by testing it with representative users. Typically, during a test, participants will try to complete typical tasks while observers watch, listen and takes notes.  The goal is to identify any usability problems, collect qualitative and quantitative data and determine the participant’s satisfaction with theContinue reading “Usability Testing”

Things to remember for testing the Machine Learning programs

Introduction Machine Learning is growing every day in all sorts of areas and some examples are for e.g., voice recognition systems used by virtual personal assistants like Amazon Alexa or Google Home. As the field of ML continues to grow there needs to be more and more need for the quality assurance to make sure everything worksContinue reading “Things to remember for testing the Machine Learning programs”