SmartBear Engineering Summit 2018

Working on a global team can be tough sometimes. With 7 different offices all over the world, we try to do what we can to make sure that everyone feels like they’re apart of the SmartBear team- regardless of location. That’s why we had Engineering Week at our global … [Read more...]

From Hello World To PAC- MAN

Segmentation fault. Those dreaded words appeared on my screen over and over again. Why? Because of a semicolon. A semicolon. That extra semicolon in my long assignment that continuously crashed my code. I remember pulling my first all-nighter, all to figure out that it … [Read more...]

Meetup: How APIs Will Make or Break Your Success with PSD2 and Open Banking

Have you learned everything you need to know about the Second Payment Services Directive (PSD2) and Open Banking? If your answer is no, you’re not alone and we're here to help. Get your questions answered by joining us in The PorterShed Galway, this Thursday, February 22nd … [Read more...]

SmartBear Heads to O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference

Great software is a product of good design and careful engineering. Software architecture is intangible, its beauty unravels only when the software continues to perform for users day after day after day – even under unforeseen situations. Great software architecture is … [Read more...]

How Prepared Are You for PSD2?

Are you hard at work making sure that your organization will be ready for PSD2 in time? You’re not alone. We know that many of you are feeling overwhelmed and confused by what you need to do to comply. Here’s the good news: we’re here to help! Check out the quiz below to … [Read more...]

If HQ Trivia Wants to Change the Game, It’s Got to Change Its Performance.

Disruption is no easy task. Take it from trailblazers like Netflix, Lyft, and Grubhub, performance is everything. In a day and age where almost any idea can be replicated, staying ahead of competition is key to user retention and adoption, and a major factor of delighting … [Read more...]

A Look Back on Code Review in 2017

“Iron Sharpens Iron!” It’s a phrase that my high school English teacher would proclaim before he asked us to review each other’s writing. With the help of Google, I now know that he was making a biblical reference (Proverbs 27:17). The full phrase roughly translates … [Read more...]

Impact of Low Code App Development on Testing

Trying to build applications more quickly, at less expense, and with higher quality is hardly a new goal, but there is a growing trend in application development that shows some potential to help reach that elusive state. A few years ago, new application development … [Read more...]

Take Your OpenAPI Specification files to a Whole New Level with AlertSite API Monitoring

In our digital economy, innovation never stops. Increasingly, companies are recognizing the value of design as an imperative part of the software development lifecycle. API definition formats such as OpenAPI (formerly known as Swagger) provide a contract for development … [Read more...]

Why Testing Matters: Community Comments

Over the past few months, we’ve been exploring #WhyTestingMatters. First, we looked into real-world examples of insufficient testing practices that went viral. Then, we asked some of our favorite experts to tell us why they think testing matters. Next, we wanted to see … [Read more...]

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