March 2016 Meeting
6055 Lusk Blvd, Building C
San Diego, CA
Date: Tuesday, February 22
Time: 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Networking: 6:00 – 6:15 PM
Presentation: 6:15 – 7:15 PM
Lite Snack: $5 Members $10 Non-Members
Topic: The Phase Containment Metric
The Phase Containment Metric. This is a deep dive into one very useful measure that reveals the effectiveness of defect discovery and removal throughout the software development lifecycle. Also called Defect Leakage, it shows were defects are created and discovered so detection can be focused in optimal areas to reduce overall project schedules and cost.
Speaker: Chris Holl
Chris Holl began his career in Quality Assurance in the late 1970’s at Boeing Computer Services in Seattle as a tester. His 30+ years of experience includes a variety of small startup companies and large companies such as Boeing, Sun, Science Applications International Company, 3Com, Intuit, Qualcomm, CareFusion, and HD Supply. His specific interests in quality are testing, requirements, metrics, inspections, defect management, and best practices. Chris has worked in hardware, software, embedded systems, and medical device companies. He is a former president of the Society for Software Quality, holds an ASQ CQE and CMQ, and is an occasional reviewer for IEEE.