Madden NFL’s ‘Tiny Titan’ Looms Large for Manual Testers

Organizations are often caught in a catch-22 situation while striking a balance between manual and automated testing. Many believe that automating as many tests cases as possible will help them test faster and smarter, thereby allowing them to reduce costs associated with … [Read more...]

On the Reusability of Test Scripts

Automating your testing efforts is paramount to agile and expedient software delivery. However, the implementation details of automating tests diverge very quickly down paths defined by what level of testing you’re performing. Developers have unit tests in IDEs, QA testers … [Read more...]

Product Quality and Work Culture

Your company's success is based on your employees’ attitudes and commitment to the organization. Believe it or not, it’s something many companies struggle to get right. If you work or have worked in an environment where there was a lack of culture, chances are there was a … [Read more...]

From Aristotle to Descartes – A Brief History of Quality

In the famous book Peopleware, Tom de Marco and Timothy Lister name “Cult of quality” as the top item in their list of the six things needed to build effective software development teams. Cult of quality seems to strike a deep chord in us as human beings. Again and again I … [Read more...]

What is quality – 4 Demonstrable Measures?

We talk a lot about the importance of quality products. But what does the word "quality" really mean? Is it a subjective or objective trait? And how can anyone strive to achieve high quality without first understanding what that term actually entails? Over the … [Read more...]

What is Quality – Continuous Improvement

We talk a lot about the importance of quality products. But what does the word "quality" really mean? Is it a subjective or objective trait? And how can anyone strive to achieve high quality without first understanding what that term actually entails? Over the next few … [Read more...]

What is Quality to a Sales Guy? It’s Not All About the Leads, Stupid!

We talk a lot about the importance of quality products. But what does the word "quality" really mean? Is it a subjective or objective trait? And how can anyone strive to achieve high quality without first understanding what that term actually entails? Over the … [Read more...]

What is Quality and Why it Matters

At SmartBear, we talk a lot about the importance of quality products. But what does the word "quality" really mean? Is it a subjective trait? And how can anyone strive to achieve high quality without first understanding what that term actually entails? Over the next few … [Read more...]

What is Quality – A Feline Perspective

When last we heard from Cecil, Destructor, 19 pound hell-kitty, he had taught me all he knew about code review. He’s a smart feline and is able to impart his wisdom in ways that make me smile. All this recent talk about quality made me realize that it was time for another … [Read more...]

What is Quality to Me?

At SmartBear, we talk a lot about the importance of quality products. But what does the word "quality" really mean? Is it a subjective trait? And how can anyone strive to achieve high quality without first understanding what that term actually entails? Over the next few … [Read more...]