Dr. Bill Curtis Keynoting at TesTrek Symposium in Toronto



This week, Dr. Bill Curtis, SVP & Chief Scientist with CAST will be delivering the keynote presentation at this year’s QAI Toronto TesTrek Symposium. Bill’s presentation, entitled “The Current State of IT Application Quality” will touch on the results of CAST's state of the industry report on IT application quality.  This report was based on an analysis of over 500 business applications covering multiple industry segments such as financial services, telecommunications, and government.


In his presentation, Bill will discuss:

  • The state of IT application quality by quality attribute
  • The most frequently violated rules of good coding and architectural practice
  • How quality differs across industry segments, languages, and technology platforms
  • Opportunities for quality professionals to improve IT application quality

Bill’s keynote will take place on October 20, 2010 at 8:00 a.m. (EDT). To register or for more information on the QAI Toronto TesTrek Symposium click here.

Filed in: CAST News
Get the Pulse Newsletter  Sign up for the latest Software Intelligence news Subscribe Now <>
Open source is part of almost every software capability we use today. At the  very least libraries, frameworks or databases that get used in mission critical  IT systems. In some cases entire systems being build on top of open source  foundations. Since we have been benchmarking IT software for years, we thought  we would set our sights on some of the most commonly used open source software  (OSS) projects. Software Intelligence Report <> Papers
In our 29-criteria evaluation of the static application security testing (SAST)  market, we identified the 10 most significant vendors — CAST, CA Veracode,  Checkmarx, IBM, Micro Focus, Parasoft, Rogue Wave Software, SiteLock,  SonarSource, and Synopsys — and researched, analyzed, and scored them. This  report shows how each measures up and helps security professionals make the  right choice. Forrester Wave: Static Application Security Testing, Q4 2017  Analyst Paper
Making sense of cloud transitions for financial and telecoms firms Cloud  migration 2.0: shifting priorities for application modernization in 2019  Research Report
Load more reviews
Thank you for the review! Your review must be approved first
New code

You've already submitted a review for this item