SmartBear Tools at JavaOne: Learn How to Develop Better Software

We’ll be at the Oracle JavaOne conference from October 2-4, 2017 in San Francisco and are bringing along a range of offerings for Java developers attending the conference, including tools that help teams collaborate on code, and design, develop, test the APIs that connect … [Read more...]

Lessons About Open Source Software from the Equifax Hack

Recently Equifax’s web applications were hacked, which resulted in a data breach of millions of user’s personal information. This hack is alarming, as according to recent reports it was a result of a vulnerability in Apache Struts, which is a very popular web development … [Read more...]

A Dashboard is Worth a Thousand Tests

Data driven dashboards are providing users access to buried insights and a holistic picture across the testing process. Development and testing, like any other digital activity, leaves a trail of data and developers and testers don’t realize it. Every time code is … [Read more...]

More Than Meets the API. Service Virtualization is Being Transformed

Choice of ServiceV Pro by leading fast food chain demonstrates that multi-tiered and Capex intensive solutions are losing favor with the new generation of developers Agile is not just about ensuring that software gets delivered quicker, it’s also about ensuring that the … [Read more...]

SmartBear Recognized as a Major Vendor in the IoT Testing Space

MarketsandMarkets Recognized the Advanced Integration Testing Capabilities of SmartBear’s API Testing Tools Integrations are a critical piece of IoT ecosystem. Robust testing of these integrations is critical to ensure the success of the IoT project, which often requires … [Read more...]

Pitfalls of Script-Based API Load Testing

Think Thrice Before Committing to a Script-Based Solution for API Load Testing If functional testing is the first step towards API quality, then load testing is the second. Yet, even though it’s the next logical step, teams testing APIs often struggle with the transition. … [Read more...]

Developer of Things: IoT API Development and Testing

  In the last few decades we have had a front row seat to witness the evolution of devices that generate and consume information on the internet. The format, frequency and methodology information flow between devices has also changed. You do not have to be a developer to … [Read more...]

API Virtualization: A Strategy for Uniting Teams

  Recently an analysis was completed by SmartBear to gauge the sense of what software professionals believe is the core value provided by API virtualization. It was concluded that software professionals, including developers, testers, managers and architects … [Read more...]

Leave Your Mocks Behind: Speed Up With Sophisticated API Virtualization

Software Development is an iterative process. With each iteration the software evolves, and as functionality gets added, the dependency of the software on other components grows. Often this dependency is a result of integrations with other systems. These integrations are … [Read more...]

Walking the Tight Rope of REST API Security: Best Practices Will Hold You Steady

October, besides being peak fall season is also national cyber security month, hence along with enjoying ‘pumpkin spiced chai’, it’s also a good time to discuss security of the APIs we create and work with everyday. I work with APIs a lot, particularly REST APIs, which … [Read more...]