In Malaysia, strong demand for third party software testing on horizonMampu, the defacto IT lead agency for the Malaysian government is working with the Mnistry of Finance to make IVV mandatory for critical and high impact software projects.
The Malaysian Government has made software testing an important pillar of future economic growth, and aims to help local companies capture a slice of a US$30-billion market, writes Karamjit Singh.
Globally, the software testing services market was valued at US$41.84 billion in 2013 and is expected to reach US$70.98 billion by 2018, a compound annual growth rate of 11.15%.
The Software Testing Conference (Softec) Asia 2015, to be held from Sept 8-10 in Kuala Lumpur, features some of the world's most renowned experts in the field. Here's a quick look at some of them.