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Software Testers are Invaluable!

Let me start by making a statement on what I believe software testing to be:
"Testing is a continuous process of exercising software as a means of discovering information"
Surely we are all here to develop and deliver great software? 
As a software testers we need to understand where we fit in… I've heard comments in the past and in recent weeks:
"Testing just comes last and you have to be a developer to be involved from the start"

At the point a requirement is produced a tester should be involved… We are eager to learn about new software too, not only that I am sure a testers mind-set is invaluable to a project team!
I'm not going to go in to lower level detail of test strategy and different approaches I just want to point out that as testers, we can and should be contributing throughout the entire SDLC.
As testers we are here to:
Ask questionsChallenge requirements Challenge processesUnderstand how a feature is to be developed & deployedHow does…