Fred Beringer

He is Vice President Business Development at SOASTA. He has 15 years of software development and testing experience, managing large organizations responsible to develop software and application for large financial services and telecommunications customers. Mr. Beringer was Software Testing and QA director for Experian Decision Analytics where he built and led a distributed organization responsible to test all existing and new products within the Decision Analytics portfolio i.e. Loan Origination, Customer Management, Collection, Fraud Detection, rule engine etc. During his 4 years at Experian. Mr. Beringer introduced Cloud Testing in his team while helping the overall development organization transition to scrum. Prior to joining Experian, Mr. Beringer has spent 8 years in San Jose, California working for IBM. He’s had a variety of role within the DB2 and Websphere organization in Software Development, Project Management and Software Quality Assurance. He has worked closely with financial services and telecommunication customers on high volume data replication, managing the Quality Assurance team for DB2 Replication. Mr. Beringer has started his career at Sun Microsystems developing interfaces, services and applications leveraging Java and smartcard for the financial sector. He holds a MS degree in Databases and a BS degree in Computer Science.