Rafael E. Santos

Posts by Rafael E. Santos

Founder Rafael E. Santos is a Stevie Award winner whose 27-year career includes strategic technology and product leadership roles. As CTO, Rafael oversaw the successful $500M acquisition of e-Builder and defined the technology upgrade strategy for future growth. He's now taking his start-up experience to the next level with Testaify, which will fix testing forever.

Test automation is a sickness because it keeps us busy with scripts, not with talking about test strategy. We have to switch gears.

Why do we discuss test automation so much?

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Countdown to Testaify Functional for Web I have been fortunate in my c...

Welcome to the future. It's here, but it's not equally distributed, especially when it comes to software quality.

So, software quality assurance is better. But is it good enough?

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I ended Part I by saying, “We can address all three points – what test...

Is quality assurance better today than it was 20 years ago?

Is software quality assurance better today than 20 years ago?

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Is QA good enough? Part 1 While looking at Threads, I saw this message...

Culture is the missing quality attribute that we don't consider when it comes to product quality.

A Quality Journey and the Missing Quality Attribute: Culture

· 5 min read

While writing one of my blog posts about CCT (Continuous Comprehensive...

Is it a finding or a defect, a butterfly or a cockroach? Whatever it is, savvy developers use their judgment to improve product quality.

Is it a Finding or a Defect?

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Countdown to Testaify Functional for Web We have significantly progres...

The AI revolution will help inexperienced testers and developers most. It will also free up experienced resources to focus on high-value work as you work toward your goal of Continuous Functional Testing.

QA Leaders: AI can help your team become better testers!

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As you all know, we are in the early days of the AI revolution. At the...

Usability splash page on a computer monitor as a person gets to work.

Can AI Help with Usability Testing?

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AI to the Rescue - Part 9 This blog post is the ninth in a long series...

Form follows function when usability testing is done well.

Why is Usability Testing so Hard?

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AI to the Rescue - Part 8 This blog post is the eighth in a long serie...

Five starts in a row means we've found good quality!

Is Quality Engineering Another Buzzword to Sell You More Stuff?

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If you follow the software testing industry like I do, you are probabl...

The original iPhone was an inflection point in technology: It changed the world. We believe Testaify is the next inflection point as we pursue our goal of Continuous Comprehensive Testing.

Testaify and the Ever-Rising Quality Standard

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In 2007, Apple introduced the iPhone. In Fred Vogelstein’s book Dogfig...