Metrics Worth Measuring: Aligning Business Goals to Quality Metrics

On- Demand Webinar


Learn how data is valuable to your organization to show the value of testing


Learn how to address the question: “What value does the quality team bring to the organization?




Metrics Worth Measuring: Aligning Business Goals to Quality Metrics

In today’s hyper-competitive software market, companies are ever pressing to deliver products more quickly and efficiently. As a result, it is imperative for organizations to implement a more strategic approach to quality. A strategic approach requires QA teams to gather more comprehensive data on the value of quality tasks in the delivery pipeline. And it often requires a different approach to reporting, and a focus on metrics that help the business measure release readiness and assess overall application quality.

Join us as Adam Satterfield shares the key metrics today’s QA teams should be collecting, how to tell the story of your data and how to better understand different audiences within your organization to deliver insights that matter. Ryan Yackel will also dive into how some of these insights can be applied in qTest Insights. Satterfield presented on effective quality leadership in one of our most popular Quality Jam sessions — don’t miss this special webinar follow-up presentation! 

In this webinar, you will learn how to gather the metrics for 3 key areas to demonstrate business value, including:

  • The cost of a defect
  • Efficiency gains from test automation
  • Risk identification through coverage metrics


Adam Satterfield, Technology Program Director at Anthem, has been in the software testing industry for nearly 20 years. He has a wide background in industries such as military, SaaS, telecom and healthcare. Adam enjoys leading and mentoring quality assurance teams as well as teaching testers how to find their inner testing star. He is currently responsible for creating quality standards and training teams on Risk Based Testing, ATDD and Session Based Testing within Anthem.


Ryan Yackel is the Director of Product Marketing at QASymphony, ensuring their continued commitment to innovation and delivering tools to create better software. With a deep interest in the emerging trends of testing needs, Ryan is dedicated to being the customer voice for all QASymphony products. Ryan comes to QASymphony from Macy’s Inc., where he managed testing on large enterprise initiatives delivering logistics implementations for their warehouse management systems. Ryan holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Covenant College.

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