[26 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
Bad Tests, Good Tests

Tomek Kaczanowski writes that the idea behind its “Bad Tests, Good Tests” book is “to present test code snippets and discuss ways of making them better.” To achieve this goal, he explores a large amount of code and tests to discuss all the issues that you can meet in your software testing activities.

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[26 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Tomek Kaczanowski writes that the idea behind its “Bad Tests, Good Tests” book is “to present test code snippets and discuss ways of making them better.” To achieve this goal, he explores a large amount of code and tests to discuss all the issues that you can meet in your software testing activities.

[22 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

BugBuster has introduced a new version of it Test Recorder that generates now your test scenarios 100% code-free. The recorded scenario is then available for editing in the brand new inline Test Editor that allows to modify its content right in the browser.

[22 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Appvance has unveiled a new version of Appvance PerformanceCloud. Appvance PerformanceCloud V2.0 is designed to help dev, QA and DevOps organizations to truly leverage cloud computing, agile methodologies and Continuous Integration to run realistic functional, performance, and load tests and triage application issues in least possible time.

[20 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Personas are fictional archetypes based on the real world that represent a group of users who have common goals. This is a concept that is often used in product and software development. In this blog post, Katrina Clokie expand the concept of personas to the software testing domain.

[19 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Concurrency has become an increasingly important topic in the Java space. Nevertheless, most Java developers do not address concurrency in their unit tests. This talk shows how to and how not to test concurrent code and introduces Thread Weaver, a library for testing concurrent code.

[15 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

SOASTA has announced that it has combined its two leading testing and monitoring products into a single solution for continuous performance analysis for mobile and Web applications. SOASTA CloudTest now incorporates mPulse, the company’s Real User Monitoring (RUM) solution, which integrates complete performance data from real users to ensure continuous peak performance of digital businesses.

[13 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Bug Magnet is an open source Chrome extension that provides an easy access to common software testing problematic values and edge cases. You will be able to access them easily during exploratory testing sessions so that you can fill the tested fields with a chosen value. A Firefox equivalent has also been developed.

[12 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Inflectra is pleased to announce the release of an updated plugin for SpiraTest, SpiraTeam and RemoteLaunch that integrates with NeoLoad from Neotys and provides enhanced load testing integration and SLA reporting.

[8 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Is it possible to decrease the turn-around time of your test suite for applications built using the Spring framework for Java? How can you make sure that your tests execute independently? Is it possible to automatically verify that the database schema is kept in sync with the source code? What are the trade-offs?

[6 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Cigniti Technologies, an independent software testing provider, and Enov8, a provider of DevTest Environment Management and Data management solutions, announced a partnership that allows Cigniti to strengthen Agile and DevOps testing services based on Enov8’s DevTest products and solutions.