Healthcare Data Solutions Reduces API Test Set Up Time by More Than 80% Using SoapUI NG Pro

Healthcare Data Solutions (HDS), now part of IMS Health, provides continuously verified data to healthcare businesses, enabling them to make intelligent, cost-effective decisions while also remaining compliant with regulations. HDS aggregates large data sets from … [Read more...]

Techniques to Advance Your Testing – Environments Edition

Last week we held our SmartBear Academy 301 class for QAComplete, which is a free training session meant to cover advanced topics and introduce new ideas to our QAComplete customers. This particular session, however, had some great concepts applicable to a wide audience that … [Read more...]

Automated Tests Lack Speed & Scale? Environments Are the Weakest Link.

Higher levels of automation are necessary to deliver quality applications quickly. Any test team looking to create accurate and repeatable API and UI tests that can be run across multiple devices, platforms, and environments, must invest in automating their testing … [Read more...]

What You Should be Aware of When Using Script Extensions

Developing an automated test suite in TestComplete occasionally requires the test developer to create global variables, libraries of commonly used functions, and classes that will be used in many different scenarios. Within a single project, this is easily handled in various … [Read more...]

Mad About March Madness? Performance Issues off the Court

One hour before March Madness is about to begin, the CBS Sports app crashes. Per Twitter, college basketball fans across the country are freaking out, trying to get their last minute bracket changes completed before the first game begins. Millions of fans around the world … [Read more...]

HP Abandons Testing Tools Market: What You Should Do Next

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. (HPE) has neglected its software testing products for years and recently decided to spin-off and sell its software assets entirely to Micro Focus. The list of tools being spun off and merged includes HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), Quality … [Read more...]

SmartBear Study Hall: An Inside Look at TestComplete 201

Hello SmartBear Study Hall readers! I am excited for this week’s topic; a preview to our SmartBear Academy TestComplete 201 class which you can attend on Wednesday the 15th. Our 201 classes are focused on more advanced topics and this quarter we’re covering Frameworks. … [Read more...]

5 Trends Software Testers Should Keep an Eye on in 2016

Software testers had a lot to keep up with in 2015. And as you may expect, 2016 won’t be any different. As we start the New Year, we wanted to share five predictions for new trends and developments in the world of software testing in 2016. 1. Python will continue to grow … [Read more...]

13 Experts Share Their 2016 Software Industry Predictions [SlideShare]

It’s never easy to predict the future. But if you want to plan for the future, you need to keep an eye on what’s coming next. This month, we reached out to people from different areas of the software industry to get their thoughts on what to expect in 2016. From DevOps … [Read more...]

Understanding the Difference Between Performance and Functional Testers

I remember when I was introduced to the idea of performance testing, and even the performance tester as a role. Our company had one person whose sole focus was discovering performance and load-related information. My work, on the other hand, was with a team of seven … [Read more...]