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Getting Performance Testing Back on Track

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Agile, DevOps, Continuous Delivery, Testing in Production: all these modern trends put pressure on the traditional approach to software testing in general and more specifically on the performance testing activity. In this article, V.M.Guruprasath explains issues created by the new context and proposes some possible solutions. Be nice: share this knowledgeshare share tweet share email 

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Testing Test Automation Frameworks

October 14, 2019 0

More and more organizations build test automation frameworks based on the WebDriver and Appium tools to perform software testing their web and mobile projects. A big part of why there are so many flaky tests is that we don’t treat our tests as production code. Moreover, we don’t treat our framework as a product.

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Open Source Android Testing Tools

September 30, 2019 2

The shift towards mobile platforms is a strong trend currently and Android is the most widely adopted mobile OS with an estimated market share above 80% in 2014. You should naturally test all the apps developed for Android and a large number of open source testing tools and test automation frameworks have been developed to achieve this goal.

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  • Free Web Load Testing Tools & Services

    July 24, 2019 1
    The software development trend that shifts the target platform from the desktop to web, cloud and mobile applications has fostered the development of load testing services and performance testing tools on the web. It is an obvious option to use web-based load testing tools for applications that can be accessed [...]
  • Lean-Agile Acceptance Test-Driven Development

    July 10, 2019 0
    Acceptance tests are defined in this book as the test created by the customer in collaboration with the developer and the tester prior to implementation. They are not the traditional user acceptance tests performed after implementation. Although acceptance tests can be used at different development stages, Ken Pugh proposes mainly [...]
  • Software Testing Doesn’t End With DevOps

    May 21, 2019 0
    As DevOps accelerates the deployment of code from the development to the production environments, this influences the execution of the software testing activity that should assess the quality of this code. How do we integrate software testing into DevOps? Does DevOps mean the end of testing? Luz Parra provides some [...]
  • More Agile Testing

    May 14, 2019 0
    The “More Agile Testing” book is the sequel to the book Agile Testing written by Janet Gregory and Lisa Crispin. This book continues to explore the topic of software testing in an Agile context. Be nice: share this knowledgeshare share tweet share email 

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  • Exploratory Testing Chrome Extensions

    September 3, 2019 0
    The current trend in software testing might be to talk about test automation or artificial intelligence, but in some cases nothing replace the intelligence of a human tester to detect bugs and consequences of irrational user behavior. This article present a list of exploratory testing extensions available for the dominant [...]
  • Free Web Load Testing Tools & Services

    July 24, 2019 1
    The software development trend that shifts the target platform from the desktop to web, cloud and mobile applications has fostered the development of load testing services and performance testing tools on the web. It is an obvious option to use web-based load testing tools for applications that can be accessed [...]
  • Using Command Line in Software QA Activities

    June 18, 2019 0
    There are often discussions in the software testing domain if software testers should learn a programming language, but operating system knowledge is rarely mentioned. In this article, Svetlana Ganina explains how mastering Linux command line could help in daily software quality assurance activities. Be nice: share this knowledgeshare share tweet share email 
  • Top 5 Regression Testing Tools in 2019

    June 3, 2019 2
    It is difficult to maintain and evolve software systems and applications without some automated testing tools that help you making sure the changes are not breaking the existing features. This white paper from Indium Software presents you the best regression testing tools available in 2019. Be nice: share this knowledgeshare share tweet share email 

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  • The Trap of Performance Testing

    September 9, 2019 0
    It doesn’t matter if you are developing software with Java, .NET, PHP or another language. If you need to do performance testing – it will be a challenging task, especially nowadays with microservices architectures, clusters and very complex systems. This [...]
  • Automatic Testing of a Heavily Integrated Software

    August 26, 2019 0
    Running more than 5000 automated system tests on a deployed application with outgoing connections to about 25 other systems, each with their own dependencies, where test data is complex and needs to be in-sync, is a great challenge. Doing it [...]