LAFAYETTE, CALIF. – November 18, 2013 – TechExcel, a leading provider of Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) solutions, today announced Founder & Chief Software Architect Dr. Tieren Zhou will announce the winner of The TechExcel Best Agile Project at The European Software Testing Awards (TESTA), an independent awards program designed to celebrate and promote excellence, best practices and innovation in the field of Software Testing and Quality Assurance.


Award recognizes the best use of an agile approach in a software-testing project


Held at the Marriott Grosvenor Square Hotel in central London on November 20, 2013, TESTA 2103 recognizes the individuals, project teams and businesses that are actively involved in the pursuit of technical perfection. The TechExcel Best Agile Project Award honors the best use of an agile approach in a software testing project.  Finalists in the category, which represent the crème de la crème of the testing and QA community, include Sopra Group & Student Loans Company, Datacastle, and Lloyds Banking Group in partnership with Cognizant.


Dr. Tieren Zhou is proud to be a member of the prestigious judging committee.

“Software quality practices are constantly evolving as organizations ranging from startups to Fortune 1000s see agile as a competitive advantage in helping deliver innovative products and services to their customers more quickly.  TESTA recognizes these practices and acknowledges the outstanding achievements of quality assurance teams.  As a leading supplier of quality management solutions, I am delighted that TechExcel can be an integral part of these awards.”


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