Accelerating Your Open API 3.0 and Swagger API Design & Development with Advanced Mocking

Many teams run into the issue of unavailable APIs during the design and development phase of the API lifecycle. In some cases, a QA team might be reliant on the development team for an API that is under development – essentially sitting on their hands before testing can … [Read more...]

Open Banking and PSD2: Who Is Impacted?

Banks and financial institutions are often on the cutting edge of technology. With banks, financial institutions, and fintech companies across the European Union in the process of implementing the E.U.’s Second Payment Services Directive (PSD2), these types of organizations … [Read more...]

SmartBear Recognized as a “Visionary Leader” in Booming API Testing Market

  Amidst the very competitive landscape that is the global API testing market, SmartBear stands out from the crowd. In the newly released API Testing Market: Global Forecast to 2022 report, market research firm MarketsandMarkets ranked SmartBear's API testing … [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...]

Getting Started with API Load Testing

Application Downtime is Largely Avoidable The explosive growth of APIs in recent years has brought the importance of load testing them to the forefront. A seemingly constant stream of cringe-worthy stories about performance issues often brings these preventable issues into … [Read more...]

Mad About March Madness? Performance Issues off the Court

One hour before March Madness is about to begin, the CBS Sports app crashes. Per Twitter, college basketball fans across the country are freaking out, trying to get their last minute bracket changes completed before the first game begins. Millions of fans around the world … [Read more...]

Four Best Practices for Agile API Load Testing

One important organizational point of Agile API delivery is the concept of a team producing a usable version – which should result in the improved alignment of development, QA, and technical operations teams. Perhaps an even larger benefit of Agile is that it allows teams to … [Read more...]

Top 5 API Testing Blog Posts of 2016

With December winding down and 2016 in the rear-view mirror, it's a great time to take a step back and examine some of the hottest topics in the API testing world over the past year. Below are the top five highest trafficked blog posts on API testing-related topics that we … [Read more...]