MPA Harry Sneed
Harry M. Sneed has a Master’s Degree in Information Sciences from the University of Maryland, 1969. He has been working in testing since 1977 when he took over the position of test manager for the Siemens ITS project. In 1978 he founded the first commercial test laboratory in Budapest. Since the he has taken part in over 30 test and migration projects throughout Europe and developed some 36 tools for testing, measuring and re-engineering software systems. In addition to his project and tool development work he has written altogether 22 books in German language and published over 440 papers in English and German on the subjects of software measurement, maintenance, migration and testing. Sneed has received the Stevens Award from the IEEE, the first German Award for Quality Assurance from the ASQF and the International Software Testing Award from the ISTQB. He is currently working for ZT-Prentner-IT in Wien-Kagran as a software quality consultant while teaching at the technical high schools of Hagenberg and Vienna in Austria and at the universities of Regensburg and Dresden in Germany.