Nous Opens Global Migration Facility to Support Growing SmartBear Business

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Have you spent too much time, money, and resources on your test management provider without obtaining significant returns? Migrating data is complicated and many a times it acts as a big inhibitor for you to move to a new solution provider. Changing vendors becomes even more … [Read more...]

TestComplete and QAComplete Integrated with Selenium WebDriver

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We at SmartBear are thrilled to announce launch of TestComplete 10.5 and QAComplete 9.9.5. What makes this launch exciting??? I am glad you asked! With this launch, SmartBear has become the largest software testing company to support Selenium, an open source web testing … [Read more...]

TestComplete 10.4 & QAComplete 9.9 Brings Collaboration Across Teams and Platforms

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The SmartBear team is thrilled to announce TestComplete 10.4 and QAComplete 9.9 release.  The focus of both these releases has been helping organizations deliver high quality applications in shorter release schedules by improving collaboration across various software testing … [Read more...]

ISO 29119 Debate – A Historical Perspective Part 1

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Standardization has been a source of considerable tension between individual, corporate and governing entities since the dawn of industry. The imposition of commercial and industrial standards first started to take off during the Industrial Revolution. In one of the earliest … [Read more...]

The Challenges of Mobile Testing Dissected at FalafelCON

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Mobile apps present new challenges to testers. Of course, tried and true test techniques still apply - you still need to verify if users can enter data into your application, if data gets saved or sent on to a server, and that calculations are performed correctly and so … [Read more...]

CAST 2014 – Day 2 Retrospective

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A day after taking a deep dive into the art of performance testing, I was curious to explore some of the intellectual underpinnings surrounding the craft. After all, if one assumes testing is more than just a predefined series of motions designed to accomplish a specific … [Read more...]

The Importance of Writing Testable Code

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We recently sat down with the testing team at Infinio in Cambridge, MA to learn how they have implemented their test automation strategy. The cool thing about their strategy is that the whole development team (developers and testers) work together to create testable code … [Read more...]

The Art of Designing Automated Testing Tools

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Designing automated testing tools can be a difficult task. Not only do you have to surface all of the complexities involved in a variety of test structures but you also have to make all of those complexities accessible to a variety of audiences. Some people prefer to … [Read more...]

Best Practices of Context-Driven Testing

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First of all, before anyone’s head explodes, let me explain what I mean by “Best Practices.” I know that, particularly in the realm of context-driven testing, this term is looked upon as a major misnomer that is only spewed by the ignorant and uneducated. But I don’t think … [Read more...]

Testers Should Enable Projects and Empower Developers

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In this video, Dawn Haynes, Principal Trainer and Consultant at PerfTestPlus, Inc., explains why it is crucial for testers to give both positive and negative feedback constructively and gives advice for testing teams  who are trying to avoid being "project boat … [Read more...]