What Should The Software Testing Industry Watch For as the HPE–Micro Focus Merger Plays Out?

With HPE’s decision to spin off and sell its software assets, Micro Focus has continued on its consolidation spree and built upon where it left off with the acquisition of Serena Software in March 2016. The transaction is particularly interesting to keep an eye for from a … [Read more...]

Join the TestComplete Community Day on Sept. 20!

We are excited to invite you to our online community event for TestComplete users – TestComplete Community Day TestComplete Community Day During this event, our TestComplete Product Team and technical specialists will be online in the Community to answer your … [Read more...]

Why Worry About HP Enterprise Sale When We Have Made Switching from HP Easy?

Yesterday, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) spun off and merged its software assets with Micro Focus for an $8.8 billion deal. The deal allows HPE to focus on its hardware offerings such as networking and storage, while divesting software offerings like cybersecurity, … [Read more...]

80 Tips for Writing Better Code from Real Developers [SlideShare]

Earlier this year, we reached out to hundreds of developers, across a wide variety of industries, and asked them to share advice for other developers. The question we wanted to answer was, “What is the best piece of advice you have for a developer or a team of developers … [Read more...]

3 Challenges to Delivering Quality Software in Visual Studio

You have probably run into quality issues within your Agile organization. Often, quality issues can be traced back to three main factors: Not focusing enough on quality early in the development process Not having Dev support for testing Having a highly siloed dev … [Read more...]

Virtualization in Definition-Driven API Development

Agile development is highly iterative, and relies upon the rapid development of software and early feedback. These practices are well understood and practiced in mature application development teams. The shift to an agile software development process has helped teams … [Read more...]

API Security: 6 Themes for Securing Your API

Security certainly feels a lot more like a journey than a destination. This is especially true with APIs becoming a critical piece of any mobile or web application. With so much information being shared through APIs, teams need to ask themselves: how can you effectively … [Read more...]

What Is Reasonable to Expect from Your IDE

If you're a software developer, there's a decent chance you've been embroiled in the debate over integrated development environments (IDEs) versus text editors. Users of IDEs will tell you that they facilitate productivity to a degree that makes them indispensable, … [Read more...]

The Role of System Testing in Automated Infrastructure

In today's world of delivering software, the automation of infrastructure has become a key component in providing consistency and reliability. The ease by which we can "spin-up" tens to thousands of virtual machines hides the fact that there is significant complexity in … [Read more...]

Getting Real About Memory Leaks

Modern programming languages tend to separate the programmer from memory management; Java programmers don't have to deal with pointers; they just declare variables and let the built-in garbage collector do its thing. These garbage collectors are smart, but not perfect; … [Read more...]

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