Updates from QA Training

Phil-Stirpe

Phil Stirpe

Head of Agile

Philip is a Microsoft Certified Trainer - MCT based in the North-West, and has been involved in software development and IT training for over 26 years. Philip is actively involved in vendor relationships. He has delivered Visual Studio, .NET, Silverlight, WPF and LIVE training courses on behalf of Microsoft worldwide and recently developed and delivered a wide portfolio of AWS training with Amazon Web Services. His areas of interest include Visual Studio, .NET, Amazon Web Services - AWS, Web Application Security, DevOps and Configuration Management, Scrum and Agile Software Development. Philip is currently involved in developing QA’s Agile curriculum across all of its practices as well as developing QA’s Configuration Management portfolio with courses in tools including Chef and Puppet. He is passionate about developing and delivering training that meets the needs of the client and exceeds their expectations. Philip has also pioneered various techniques and tools to help other trainers in QA to develop including the use of video and audio recording at QA in order to produce Train the Trainer material for each of his courses. In addition, he introduced a Bitesize programme where trainers deliver short briefings to colleagues after class in order to help share skills. Philip develops a great number of QA authored courses. Recent courses include ASPNET MVC, OWASP for Java, Puppet and Chef.

How do you resolve the error ‘No signed drivers were found’ when trying to install Windows 8?

In this blog post and video, I am going to show you how to resolve the error “No signed drivers were found” when trying to install Windows 8. Read the full article

How do you zoom in when recording a YouTube video

In this video and blog post, I am going to show you how simple it is to zoom in when recording a YouTube video or giving a presentation for that matter. Read the full article

How do you download and install the JAVA Development Kit – JDK?

In this video and blog post, I am going to show you how simple it is to download and install the JAVA Development Kit – JDK. Read the full article

My interview with Troy Hunt about the OWASP Top 10

Troy Hunt recently wrote a course for QA entitled Developing Secure .NET Web Applications – Mitigating the OWASP Top 10 Security Vulnerabilities. Read the full article

OWASP Top 10 #3 – Broken Authentication and Session Management. The risks and how to prevent an attack

This is one in a series of videos and blog posts that explore the top 10 most critical web application security risks as defined by OWASP. Read the full article

How do you convert an Adobe Illustrator file into a XAML resource dictionary with Expression Design

In this video and blog post, I am going to show you how simple it is to convert an Adobe Illustrator (ai) file into a XAML resource dictionary with Expression Design. Read the full article

How do you import an Adobe Illustrator (ai) file into Expression Blend?

In this video and blog post, I am going to show you how simple it is to import an Adobe Illustrator (ai) file into Expression Blend. Read the full article

How do you add a XAML resource dictionary to your project in Expression Blend?

In this video and blog post, I am going to show you how simple it is to add a XAML resource dictionary to your project in Expression Blend. Read the full article

How do you add a XAML resource dictionary to your project in Visual Studio?

In this video and blog post, I am going to show you how simple it is to add a XAML resource dictionary to your project in Visual Studio. Read the full article

How do you add your own thumbnail to your YouTube video?

In this video and blog post, I am going to show you how simple it is to add your own thumbnail to your YouTube video. Read the full article

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