Looking Ahead to APIStrat 2017

Next week, the SmartBear API team will be heading to Portland, Oregon for the 8th annual API Strategy & Practice Conference (better known as APIStrat). This annual event brings together hundreds of API practitioners for three days of discussions, workshops, and … [Read more...]

[Webinar] An Analyst’s Viewpoint on the Value of Service Virtualization

Have you heard of service virtualization? Do you understand the immense power behind it? Service virtualization enables you to speed delivery with parallel development and testing. You're able to start developing and testing immediately, well before your actual API is … [Read more...]

Laying the Foundation for Enduring Success: A SmartBear Webinar Series

1.     Part 1: Elements of a Test Framework 2.     Part 2: Elements of a UI Automation Framework 3.     Part 3: The Growing Trend of Open Source Testing Frameworks Testing frameworks are essential to the success of any software delivery process. They can reduce test … [Read more...]

EuroStar 2017: Celebrating 25 Years of Software Testing

How do you test machine learning systems? Is DevOps killing test automation? How are robots being used for mobile testing? These are just a few of the vast number of topics being covered at EuroStar this year. As a fellow tester, I’m sure you’re familiar with the show. If … [Read more...]

From 0 to 100: How to Get Into Automated Testing as a Manual Tester

Test automation is all the rage these days, but breaking into the role of an automation engineer is challenging, and sometimes it might seem like more trouble than it’s worth. When there’s still a clear need for manual testing, what’s the point of you uprooting your current … [Read more...]

Running an Internal Hackathon- Part 1

When was the last time you ran an internal hackathon with your Engineering team? We all heard about big companies doing it, some of you may have even participated in one. Whether it’s Google or Amazon – they all do it.  But they have a benefit of the size to invite … [Read more...]

Using Automation to Assist –Not Replace – Manual Testing

When transitioning from strictly manual testing towards automated testing, I’ve seen several ways for the transformation to fail or stall. One of the most common mistakes is treating automation as an exact replication of manual tests. It’s helpful for us to quickly review … [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...]

Learn How to Use Virtual Services @ DevOpsDays Berlin

DevOpsDays Berlin, a part of a worldwide series of conferences devoted to software development and IT infrastructure, starts tomorrow. We can’t wait to discuss the latest trends in automation, testing, and more with everyone. Our very own Ronan Trainor, a Sales Engineer … [Read more...]

StarWest and Advanced Automation in Your API Lifecycle

Last week I had the pleasure of attending StarWest, the premiere conference on software testing and quality assurance in the magical world of Disney. This allowed me to catch up on the latest trends in the industry, talk with lots of users in the software quality field, and … [Read more...]

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