Top 5 Reasons to Stop by Booth #663 @ IBM InterConnect

IBM InterConnect officially kicks off today! We met several of you last night at the Open Tech Summit where Tony Tam, VP of Swagger Products, announced the Open Source Swagger UI and Editor.  We’re looking forward to meeting even more of you over the next few days. We … [Read more...]

SmartBear Study Hall: March’s Free Training Classes Announced

Happy March SmartBear Study Hall readers! This week’s post is all about our free SmartBear Academy class schedule for March. A large focus of our classes is engaging with customers like you. We appreciate your questions, participation in polls, and responses in exit … [Read more...]

80 Tips for Writing Better Code from Real Developers

What is the best piece of advice you have for a developer (or a team of developers) to write better code? That is the question we asked hundreds of developers across a wide variety of industries. We reached out to our customers, posted on social media and even sites like … [Read more...]

Join us for SmartBear Academy – February Training Classes Announced

Here at SmartBear, Customer Success is at the center of everything we do. If you’re a customer of any of our software quality products, you may have been one of the more than 10,000 customers trained in 2016. We want to thank you for your active participation and feedback, … [Read more...]

SmartBear Builds Bikes for a Great Cause

As their first philanthropic event of the year, SmartBear joined forces with the Boys & Girls Club of Medford & Somerville to build 18 bikes for children living in the area. On Tuesday night, in a bout of friendly competition, 115 employees broke into teams to … [Read more...]

SmartBear at APIStrat Austin 2015

It's an interesting time of year! Holiday rush on your APIs is beginning, plans for the new year are forming, and API leaders are converging on Austin for API Strategy and Practice, November 18-20. I personally will be staying in a van down by the river, … [Read more...]

Can anyone design a job application platform that doesn’t suck?

Why does it take a half hour and triplicate-input-redundancy to apply for a job online? Why can't these online application platforms just pull in LinkedIn data and be done with it? Isn't it easier for these job application systems to just read our resumes and cover letters? … [Read more...]

Most Influential People in Software Testing

Throughout my career in software testing there have been many obstacles that I've had to overcome to get to where I am today. Earlier on I struggled with testing effectively; however, through trial and error I was able to become more efficient. On my first testing job, it … [Read more...]

Ask Stupid Questions First (so you can get better answers later)

Interaction with users can help drive product decisions, but getting from conversations with users to tangible customer data can still be a big mystery. Here are three steps for getting from a casual, interview-esque conversation with a handful of target users to concrete … [Read more...]

OpenDaylight: Open Source Programming to the Software-Defined Network

As hypervisors changed data-center computing, so software-defined networking will change data-center networking. The open source OpenDaylight project is leading the way. If you follow networking vendors, you know they get along with one another about as well as a dog … [Read more...]