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Demo & Test data working group

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Date Created Jan 19 2021
Target End Date March 24 2022
Slack #wg_demo-test-data (only accessible from within the company)
Google Doc Working Group Agenda
Task Board Board

Business Goal

The efficiency of both demo and test data is key to moving our business faster. We have fragmented locations where these data resides and are provisioned. There is also a knowledge gap between what is used in technical sales and what is used in test and validation.

We will benefit from tooling efficiency together and broaden visiblity of demo data in the field and test data in Engineering.

Exit Criteria (0% completed)

  1. Improve built in demo data via sample project templates
  2. Delivery of first working demo data usable by SAs in the field
  3. Delivery of add-on automation to update demo data via GitLab Triage
  4. Implement automated test data provisioning for test environments
  5. Identify differences and gaps between demo and test data
  6. Publish Demo/Test data structure in the handbook along with identified future DRIs
  7. Provision first 3 versions of test/demo data on all developer used test environments (staging,review apps and GDK)
  8. Outline plan for Demo data on Reference Architecture playbook to enhance team enablement

Roles and Responsibilities

Working Group Role Person Title
Facilitator Grant Young Staff Software Engineer in Test
Functional Lead Mark Fletcher Engineering Productivity Engineer
Functional Lead Marcellus Thabo Bopape Senior Technical Enablement Program Manager
Stakeholder Tim Poffenbarger Senior Manager, Solutions Architects
Stakeholder Tanya Pazitny Director of Quality
Executive Sponsor Mek Stittri VP of Quality
Member Vincy Wilson Quality Engineering Manager
Member Tim Zallmann Senior Director of Engineering
Member Mark Wood Senior Product Manager
Member Sameer Kamani Staff Federal Solution Architect
Member Joe Randazzo Solutions Architect
Member Darwin Sanoy Staff Solutions Architect
Member Dan Davison Senior Software Engineer in Test
Member Nailia Iskhakova Senior Software Engineer in Test
Member Erick Banks Senior Software Engineer in Test
Member Will Meek Senior Software Engineer in Test
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