Why Testing Matters: Community Comments

Over the past few months, we’ve been exploring #WhyTestingMatters. First, we looked into real-world examples of insufficient testing practices that went viral. Then, we asked some of our favorite experts to tell us why they think testing matters. Next, we wanted to see … [Read more...]

How I Learned to Stop Worrying And Love End-to-End Testing

What is End-to-End Testing? This is a harder question to answer than you might think, because different QA roles can refer to very different testing approaches as “end-to-end.” Often, more technical testers or developers consider End-To-End as following the technical … [Read more...]

SmartBear Academy February Classes Announced

February is usually right around the time when most people start giving up on all of those New Year’s Resolutions they made January 1st. But if your resolution was to hone your testing skills this year, we’ve got you covered! February’s SmartBear Academy calendar is here, … [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...]

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...]

Why Testing Matters

It can be easy to dismiss software testing as an unnecessary investment of time and money. One or two little bugs couldn't possibly hurt anyone, right? But for many organizations, one little bug spiraled out of control. Embarrassing software glitches in your product might … [Read more...]

The Secret Sauce to Cooking Up High Quality Applications

A couple of months ago, one of SmartBear’s technical experts spoke at the StarEast conference about bridging the gap between GUI and API Testing. The presentation was focused around two key questions: How can QA do a better job helping development? How can … [Read more...]

API Bloom: Share Your Knowledge – Get Rewarded 

This month we announced phase 2 of API Bloom, the online SmartBear Community challenge for Ready! API users. This challenge consists of weekly tasks in which participants share their knowledge and compete against other community members for prizes like gift cards and tickets … [Read more...]

What’s Next for the Software Testing Industry? Let’s Find Out.

We are happy to announce the launch of SmartBear’s first annual software testing survey! With this survey, we aim to define existing industry benchmarks and discover emerging trends and challenges facing the entire testing community, from API to UI testing. The survey … [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...]