The Department of Telecommunication Engineering of GSSS Institute of Engineering and Technology for Women (GSSSIETW), Mysuru, organised three technical talks under Forum of Engineering Students of Telecommunication (FEST), recently.
The first session was conducted by Vanashree S Ghodke, Test lead, Volvo IT, Bengaluru, on ‘Software Testing and Automation’. The speaker started with introduction about software engineering, and continued with software development life cycle, software testing, automation testing and manual testing necessity of testing in automation, real time applications in various fields and advantages. She also briefed the audience about various opportunities in the software automation testing fields.
Vivek D Jadav, Senior Engineer, Unisys Global Services of India, Bengaluru, briefed the audience about the Agile software development that refers to a group of software development methodologies based on iterative development, where requirements and solutions evolve through collaboration between self-organising cross-functional teams.
Agile methods or Agile processes generally promote a disciplined project management process that encourages frequent inspection and adaptation, a leadership philosophy that encourages teamwork, self-organisation and accountability, a set of engineering best practices intended to allow for rapid delivery of high-quality software, and a business approach that aligns development with customer needs and company goals. Agile development refers to any development process that is aligned with the concepts of the Agile Manifesto. The Manifesto was developed by a group fourteen leading figures in the software industry, and reflects their experience of what approaches do and do not work for software development.
Ramakrishna D, Manager, Alten Calsoft labs, Mysuru, spoke about project management. He started with the definition of project, requisites for project design, phases in project design. He discussed various domains like VLSI, Embedded and Networking. The session continued regarding network switches, routers, layers, Internet protocol. He also gave tips regarding interview facing skills and how a resume should be prepared.
The session was followed by an interaction session.
Dr Parameshachari B D, HOD, TCE Department, Keerthi Kumar M, forum coordinator, faculty members and students of TCE department were present.
The Resource Persons, Vanashree S Ghodke, Test lead, Volvo IT, Bengaluru, Vivek D Jadav, Senior Engineer, Unisys Global Services of India, Bengaluru, Dr Parameshachari B D, Head, TCE Department. Staff and students of department of Telecommunication Engineering during the programme.