It’s time to Start Monkeying Around…

… with software testing. Yes, we’re serious. All those years you were told to stop messing around on the computer are finally going to pay off. Monkey testing is an ad-hoc technique in software testing used to check the behavior of an application by inputting sets of … [Read more...]

Speed vs. Quality- Which is Preferred?

Speed and quality -- they’re debatably the two most sought-after exploits to participants in the software development lifecycle. Unfortunately, having one often comes at the cost of the other, leaving professionals to make a decision on which is more important. Of course, … [Read more...]

Top 5 Reasons to Use TestComplete According to Our Users

Are you considering making the switch to automated testing? We know that it can be challenging to make this transition. You’ll have to figure out how much your organization will benefit from automation, what tool to use, and more. Then why deal with the hassle? Take a … [Read more...]

The State of Testing 2017: Why Cutting Edge Teams Need a Test Management Tool

Plenty of ink has been spilled by folks in the software quality world writing about the profound impact that emerging trends, such as Agile and DevOps, have had on the way companies develop, test and deploy applications to their customers – internal and external. For anybody … [Read more...]

SmartBear, StarWest & a Nintendo Switch

In early October, we’re headed out to Anaheim, California, to attend StarWest 2017, one of the world’s premiere testing conferences for quality assurance professionals. Last year, we got to join the bustle of hundreds of other testers, developers, vendors, and industry … [Read more...]

Cloud and Parallel Testing Trends in the SmartBear 2017 State of Testing Survey

Over 5,000 professionals in Software Development, QA, and Testing responded for the SmartBear 2017 State of Software Testing survey. One of the areas that received interesting feedback was the trend of parallel and cloud testing. Parallel testing has emerged as a way for … [Read more...]

Learn from 3,400 of Your Peers: Get the Scoop on the State of Testing

SmartBear releases findings from over 3,400 Software Developers & QA Experts Curious to know what 3,400 software developers and QA experts think about the current and future state of the software testing industry? Whether you’re a developer, QA engineer, manager, … [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...]

What Should The Software Testing Industry Watch For as the HPE–Micro Focus Merger Plays Out?

With HPE’s decision to spin off and sell its software assets, Micro Focus has continued on its consolidation spree and built upon where it left off with the acquisition of Serena Software in March 2016. The transaction is particularly interesting to keep an eye for from a … [Read more...]

STAREAST Recap: The Road to DevOps: Data, Environment, and Test Automation

Last week, SmartBear Software had the privilege of joining hundreds of other software testing professionals at the STAREAST Software Testing Conference in Orlando, Florida. At the event, we had the chance to connect with a number of speakers who presented on different … [Read more...]