Developer Experience: The Key to a Successful API

User experience is the key to adoption. If no one understands how to use your product, they won’t buy it. This is equally true in the world of APIs. Developers are more likely to adopt and stick with a platform or service that they enjoy using. The key to the success of your … [Read more...]

SmartBear Achieves Second Highest Score from Gartner in Mobile Applications Use Case

Earlier this year, Gartner released the Critical Capabilities for Software Test Automation Report. This report was created to help application and QA leaders, who are modernizing software development, evaluate test automation tools across common testing cases. The movement … [Read more...]

How to Protect Your IoT Ecosystem from CoAP Security Vulnerabilities

Many Communication Protocols Are Emerging to Satisfy the Unique Parameters of the Internet of Things Ecosystem. Recently, many IoT-based communication protocols have emerged to try and satisfy the unique parameters of an IoT ecosystem. IoT-enabled devices and sensors must … [Read more...]

How to Assess the Value of a Code Review Culture

In manufacturing, getting to an ROI is pretty cut and dry. What are the cost of the materials, how many products will that yield, and what can we sell it for? Calculating the value of a collaborative culture and a strong peer review practice isn’t quite as intuitive. When … [Read more...]

[Webinar] The 2017 State of Testing Survey Results

What are your biggest challenges with GUI testing? What about testing against third-party APIs?  Is your team truly agile? These are just a few of the questions we had for QA professionals and development teams around the world. Testing is vital step in ensuring software … [Read more...]

How to Protect IoT Gateways from Security Vulnerabilities

Although IoT is Promising Innovation, You Must Be Careful About Security Vulnerabilities: On October 2016, Dyn, a Domain Name Server (DNS) company was the target of a massive coordinated distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack leaving the world not able to connect to … [Read more...]

The Future is Compatible: The Role of API Description in Development

The future is compatible. If communications between applications were as simple to create as the plumbing in a building, it would be much easier for developers to write revolutionary code. But isn’t that easier said than done? Not if you have the right tools! Thanks to … [Read more...]

Eight Of The Most Common Challenges Testers Face with Selenium

Selenium automates the browser to mimic real user actions on the web. As the web gets more complex, using Selenium to test has become increasingly popular. Although it has made web testing far easier for many teams and organizations across the world, it still has its fair … [Read more...]

Join the ReadyAPI Community Virtual Event- One Month Left

In July, we finished phase 2 of our API Bloom challenge, the online SmartBear Community event for ReadyAPI users. This challenge consisted of weekly tasks in which participants shared their knowledge and competed against other community members for prizes. So far, we've had … [Read more...]

The Secret Sauce to Cooking Up High Quality Applications

A couple of months ago, one of SmartBear’s technical experts spoke at the StarEast conference about bridging the gap between GUI and API Testing. The presentation was focused around two key questions: How can QA do a better job helping development? How can … [Read more...]

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