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Seeking the Right Dev-QA Ratio on an Agile Team

Posted April 21, 2016 in Business Agility & Software Engineering Excellence

There has been a long-standing debate on what is the right ratio of developers to QA (dev-QA) on software engineering teams. Many managers face this debate on a regular basis. Some people argue that you need to keep a 1-to-1 ratio of dev-QA, whereas others say that you need no QA people on The Team and that developers should be responsible for the code they write.

About The Author
Maurizio Mancini
Maurizio Mancini is a Senior Consultant with Cutter Consortium's Business Agility & Software Engineering Excellence practice. He is a leader in the quality and process industries with a sixth sense for Agile, quality, and business process. He is best known for cutting through the noise and getting to the heart of any organizational problem whether that problem consists of choosing the right software development process, implementing modern… Read More
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