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...]

Calling all Software Professionals

Over the past three years, we’ve surveyed thousands of software professionals in our bench marking study, “The State of Code Review.” We are excited to launch this year’s State of Code Review survey to uncover the latest trends in not only code review but the entire software … [Read more...]

All Hail Software Testers.

I’ll be honest; I had no idea Software Testers existed until I became part of the software industry. When I thought about tech I was under false pretense that the developers were the only ones behind the scenes. I gave all the credit to the master minds behind the idea and … [Read more...]

Best Practices with API Deprecation

API deprecation is a natural progression in the API lifecycle, and is often forgotten about both by API creators as well as API consumers. As APIs, integrations, and use cases grow and increase in number, so do the number of APIs getting deprecated. Famous API retirements … [Read more...]

TestComplete 12.2 Comes With On Demand Cloud Testing Lab

The new version of TestComplete comes with an on demand cloud testing lab. New Environment Manager, available within TestComplete 12.2, enables access to over 500 real testing environments comprising combinations of operating systems, browsers and screen resolutions. … [Read more...]

SmartBear Builds Bikes for a Great Cause

As their first philanthropic event of the year, SmartBear joined forces with the Boys & Girls Club of Medford & Somerville to build 18 bikes for children living in the area. On Tuesday night, in a bout of friendly competition, 115 employees broke into teams to … [Read more...]

Expert Panel: Developing an API Strategy for 2017 [Video]

Earlier this month we had the privilege of inviting a collection of API experts to SmartBear HQ for a panel discussion on the current state and future of APIs. The panel: Developing an API Strategy for 2017, focused on the challenges, opportunities, and issues facing the … [Read more...]

HP-Micro Focus Merger: What’s next for Customers?

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE) recently sold its software assets to Micro Focus in $8.8 billion transaction, which essentially made Micro Focus one of the world’s largest pure-play software companies.  The deal in turn enables HPE  to narrow its business focus, while … [Read more...]

When it comes to web performance, we are all winners

Or maybe just most of us! The 2016 US Presidential Election was without a doubt the most aggressive and eventful election in the history. Even though it’s finally over, most of us will spend next few days analyzing every aspect of it. Apart from the actual results, what … [Read more...]

5 APIStrat Takeaways for Building Your API Strategy

The API Strategy & Practice Conference, popularly known as APIStrat, is a conference focused on the API economy. This year marked the seventh anniversary of the conference, and brought experts from across the world to discuss their experiences, thoughts, and ideas on … [Read more...]