In today’s IT race, we witness rapidly obsoleting technologies due to the fast development in concepts and ideas of the IT Genii of today. A guest lecture was conducted to update the students of B.Tech and Diploma IT branch at Rai University, Ahmedabad by the Corporate Resource Cell on 13th February, 2015. Mr. Saurabh Soni was the key note speaker and the topic was ‘Software Testing & Software Project Management’.
Mr. Saurabh Soni, Project Manager of Electronics Corporation of India Ltd. (ECIT) boasts an experience exceeding 14 years in the field of IT. Primarily an MCA graduate, Mr. Saurabh Soni has a strong grip on IT related subjects like VB.Net, ASP.Net, C#, JAVA, Oracle, SQL Server 7,2000,2005,2008 R2,2012, and Access ’97/2000,2003, 2007 as backend and a strong ActiveX Components, OLE, DDE & OOPS and Oracle, SQL Server and Database design being his prime areas of interest and forte.
Mr. Soni began the session with the concept of Project Life Cycle, taking the students through a mini journey through an actual life cycle, from the point of initiation, working of this concept in modern day industry, its implementation and the role of a Developer, a Tester and a Client and sharing how a project life cycle is the initiation to another project. The speaker also shared some insight on the topics related to Software testing like Unit Testing, Load Testing, System Testing, Integration Testing, Waterfall Model, Agile Model, Role of Project Manager in Industry etc.
The limelight of the session was the Agile and Waterfall Model which was lucidly explained by the speaker. The session was brought to an end with interesting illustrations of the software testing process followed at Flipkart.Com and Amazon.com for load testing. The students found the session fascinating and informative.