From 0 to 100: How to Get Into Automated Testing as a Manual Tester

Test automation is all the rage these days, but breaking into the role of an automation engineer is challenging, and sometimes it might seem like more trouble than it’s worth. When there’s still a clear need for manual testing, what’s the point of you uprooting your current … [Read more...]

Running an Internal Hackathon- Part 1

When was the last time you ran an internal hackathon with your Engineering team? We all heard about big companies doing it, some of you may have even participated in one. Whether it’s Google or Amazon – they all do it.  But they have a benefit of the size to invite … [Read more...]

Using Automation to Assist –Not Replace – Manual Testing

When transitioning from strictly manual testing towards automated testing, I’ve seen several ways for the transformation to fail or stall. One of the most common mistakes is treating automation as an exact replication of manual tests. It’s helpful for us to quickly review … [Read more...]

2020 Vision: 4 Key Insights into the Future of Software Testing

  Your peers have spoken. SmartBear surveyed over 5,000 software professionals around the globe who are doing some form of software testing (including developers, QA engineers, managers, consultants, and more), for their take on where the industry is headed over … [Read more...]

Learn How to Use Virtual Services @ DevOpsDays Berlin

DevOpsDays Berlin, a part of a worldwide series of conferences devoted to software development and IT infrastructure, starts tomorrow. We can’t wait to discuss the latest trends in automation, testing, and more with everyone. Our very own Ronan Trainor, a Sales Engineer … [Read more...]

StarWest and Advanced Automation in Your API Lifecycle

Last week I had the pleasure of attending StarWest, the premiere conference on software testing and quality assurance in the magical world of Disney. This allowed me to catch up on the latest trends in the industry, talk with lots of users in the software quality field, and … [Read more...]

Find Out What’s New in the Latest Release of Collaborator

We are excited to announce the launch of Collaborator 11.2. To recap quickly, in version 11.1, we strengthened our integration with JIRA, added content archiving, and enabled users to subscribe to reviews based on templates. Additionally, we added support for TFS 2017 and … [Read more...]

A Day in the Life: Corporate Communications Marketing Specialist

I’m Caroline Ambros, and I joined the Corporate Communications team in our Boston office about 4 months ago. This is my first job out of college, and every day at SmartBear brings a new challenge. In Corporate Communications, we work on things like social media … [Read more...]

It’s time to Start Monkeying Around…

… with software testing. Yes, we’re serious. All those years you were told to stop messing around on the computer are finally going to pay off. Monkey testing is an ad-hoc technique in software testing used to check the behavior of an application by inputting sets of … [Read more...]

Join CrossBrowserTesting & Ministry of Testing for SmartBear Academy LIVE

Have you learned everything there is to know about cross-browser testing? If you answered “No”, you’re with the majority of the population that struggles with creating an efficient browser testing strategy that the whole team can get on board with. If you answered “Yes”, you … [Read more...]

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