Why Testing Matters: Insiders’ Perspectives

Over the past few months, we’ve been considering #WhyTestingMatters. First, we looked at real-world examples of when one silly, seemingly harmless bug wreaked havoc on companies and their customers. Next, we asked a few of our favorite testing experts to tell us about why … [Read more...]

Going Agile? Here’s Why You Should Use a Code Profiler.

Are you one of the 81% of companies employing (or looking to employ) an agile software development process? One of the hallmark characteristics of agile development process is a short development cycle which range from two – eight week sprints. Short cycles leave very little … [Read more...]

5 Lessons Agile Teams Can Learn From Netflix

Emerging from the days of video rentals and cable came a new way to digest as many movies and television shows as we want, when we want — Netflix. There’s no doubt that the binge-watching business is booming. Netflix enjoys 109.25 million customers and subscribers consume … [Read more...]

4 Essential Strategies for Testing Microservices

What are microservices? To understand microservices architecture, you first need to zoom in and understand a single microservice. A microservice can be defined as an independently deployable service that is designed to accomplish a very specific task. Being independent … [Read more...]

A Day in the Life: Director of SaaS Operations

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work with us? Recently, our Director of Saas Operations, Martin Loewinger, took over our Instagram account to show our followers what an average day on our DevOps team is like. Afterwards, I got the chance to chat with him to learn … [Read more...]

Meet Swagger Inspector: A Developer Tool to Test APIs and Generate Your OpenAPI

SmartBear knows that developing APIs that consumers love is a tricky process. As more organizations and development teams are building and leveraging APIs, there’s an increased focus on integrating with APIs that are easy to work with, and function as intended. Quality and … [Read more...]

Advantages of Using “Service Virtualization” Over “Mocking”

High quality applications, on schedule, under budget, and error free. This is the ideal scenario for developers, testing and operation teams. But this is becoming increasingly difficult as applications become more complex and companies adopt Agile method (characterized by … [Read more...]

How ‘Code Profiling’ Helps Ensure Reliability In Any Scenario in the Aerospace & Defense Industry

In one test flight, the hydraulic system of the V-22 Osprey helicopter failed just as the pilot was tilting the wing to land. A previously undiscovered error in the aircraft’s control software caused it to decelerate in response to each of the pilot’s eight attempts to reset … [Read more...]

3 Ways AlertSite API Monitoring Can Up Your User Experience In 2018

It’s no doubt that user experience can make or break your business. It’s also no mystery that APIs help drive continuous innovation in both mobile and web digital assets to help you create a seamless user experience. Whether it’s an API call to PayPal for your checkout … [Read more...]

SmartBear Welcomes Service Provider Partner, itsbusiness AG, for Professional Services to End-user and Reseller in the DACH Region

SmartBear is delighted to announce the partnership with itsbusiness AG as value-added service provider. itsbusiness AG has a strong position in the Swiss testing market and both companies are committed to growing the business with enhanced support services in Switzerland, … [Read more...]

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