Drew Horn

Director, Automation Delivery

Drew Horn joined Applause in 2015 as a Senior Manager of Automation Delivery and would become the Senior Director of Automation during his time at the company. Drew contributed several articles to the Applause blog which share his knowledge of automated quality assurance.

Drew graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in 2006 where he studied mathematics and computer sciences. He launched a side project called Pivit in 2013. As CTO and co-founder of Pivit, Drew became highly experienced in developing digital platforms. He learned the ropes of quality assurance as a QA engineer and manager of QA platforms at Trustwave before coming to Applause. He also worked as Senior Manager of Development Operations at Amherst Holdings. Currently, Drew is Director of Business at Sumo Logic, a cloud-based machine data analytics company focusing on security operations based in Redwood City, California.

See What Drew Horn Has Written:

The Building Blocks for Successful Test Automation

With a test automation suite at your disposal, insurmountable tasks such as doubling the breadth of your code coverage, device coverage, and testing surface become tenable, cost-effective realities.

Steps to Maturing Test Automation within a Deployment Pipeline

Speed kills, but that holds true in a variety of ways when it comes to test automation. It is true that automation can significantly increase the speed at which you are testing and help you expand…