Qualitest software testing and quality assurance company has acquired AI and machine learning company AlgoTrace for an undisclosed amount. This acquisition marks the first step of Qualitest’s growth strategy following an investment from Bridgepoint earlier this year.
ProdPerfect, a provider of autonomous end-to-end (E2E) web application testing solution, has announced a $13 million Series A round led by Anthos Capital with the participation of Fika Ventures, Eniac Ventures, Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator, and Acrew Capital.
The Journée Française des Tests Logiciels (French Software Testing Day) is a one-day conference focused on software testing organized by the Comité français du test logiciel (CFTL), the French chapter of the ISTQB (International Software Testing Qualifications Board). It brings together more than 700 French software testers. Most of the presentations and keynotes are in French, but there are also sessions in English.
The TestContainers library facilitates simple start up of a service dependencies, i.e. Postgres, Redis in throwaway Docker containers. This open source library works over Docker API and has a list of features which significantly improve a software developer experience.
After having worked as a software tester, an agile coach and a programmer, I have seen and experienced software development from different perspectives. One of the things that has stuck with me the most is how limited our view of software quality is. While we struggle with our unit tests or test cases, we are missing out on some fundamental factors which affect software quality.