WebRTC and Its Impact on Testing

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Web Real Time Communications (WebRTC) is changing the way we have traditionally communicated and collaborated. To be specific, the technology allows developers to embed voice, data, instant messaging, and video into web browsers, thereby providing easier and far efficient … [Read more...]

Patterns of API Virtualization

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When Christopher Alexander wrote A Pattern Language in 1977, he was looking for a more powerful way to describe how towns and buildings were laid out. These patterns would allow architects, builders and planners to work together, to use the same words, mean the same thing, … [Read more...]

Is Continuous Security Part of Tinder’s API Strategy?

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Have we completely forgotten that some doors need locks…that work? With companies like Apple, Tinder, and SnapChat releasing APIs that have significant security concerns, it makes you wonder what, if any, process do app and service providers have to make sure they’re safe … [Read more...]

Performance Issue Considerations for Microservices APIs

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It isn’t possible to create any sort of application that doesn’t experience performance issues at some point. Performance actually takes in a lot of territory, but most developers worry about reliability and speed the most. An application that works fast, but doesn’t perform … [Read more...]

Performance Monitoring Will Need to Join the Crowd

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A number of applications or apps have been developed that rely on crowd-sourcing to work. It’s a change in architecture that is a natural progression of the current state of the art of software development and delivery; by component architecture on distributed infrastructure … [Read more...]

SmartBear Partners with the Top German IT Software and Consulting Company, Andagon

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“Andagon is focused on offering market-leading testing services that help our clients to drive business growth and to increase software quality.  Our partnership with Smartbear will scale our testing business in the D-A-CH region and creates a compelling proposition for our … [Read more...]

Quality Matters: The 2014 State Of Code Review {Infographic}

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The results from SmartBear’s 2014 State of Code Review survey highlighted best practices for code review and revealed how the frequency of code reviews and code review tactics impacted overall code quality. The infographic below highlights the importance of improving code … [Read more...]

HTML6 & APIs as Natural Friends

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As if HTML5 isn't new enough to many web developers, people thinking ahead to HTML6 are including native support for APIs as a first-class citizen to the in-browser application experience. Reported by SDTimes today, this is very exciting news for web application developers … [Read more...]

Being Ready for IoT Success

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It’s one thing to get some devices to work together using APIs in a development shop; it’s an entirely different thing to ship usable, innovative technology to consumers in a $14.4 trillion dollar market. The explosion of manufacturer and developer interest in IoT-related … [Read more...]

What Are You Syncing About?

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There are a lot of devices in our lives; too many some days it seems. Devices live and breathe data like people do air, an increasingly do so through APIs. Add a massive stream of constantly changing data on top, and you have the makings of either a compelling platform or a … [Read more...]

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