Copado DevOps platform company has announced a definitive agreement to acquire Qentinel. Designed for both non-technical and code-based developers, Qentinel provides robotic software testing for enterprise software platforms like Oracle, SAP and Microsoft. This acquisition will enable Copado customers to build and deploy the releases with less risk across multiple clouds.
If you cannot ship to production with confidence, write tests until you can! This video will help you design a testing strategy for your products. Keep writing great tests!
The Apache JMeter is an open source load testing tool developed by the Apache Foundation that can be used to test performance both on static and dynamic resources. It can be used to simulate a heavy load on a server and also some functional testing. JMeter has an open architecture that can be extended with plugins.
BrowserStack has announced it has secured $200 million in Series B funding at a $4 billion valuation. Founded in 2011, BrowserStack is a privately held company with offices in Dublin, San Francisco, New York, and Mumbai. The round was led by BOND, with participation from Insight Partners and existing investor Accel.
In the early days of Agile, methods such as Extreme Programming advocated for shipping without a QA phase. In fact, they often didn’t have dedicated software testers or even bug-tracking systems. And yet there are stories of these teams producing an order of magnitude fewer defects than normal.
YourBase, a provider of developer productivity solutions that promises software testing acceleration, has emerged from stealth mode with $5 million in seed funding. The round was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners with participation from Unusual Ventures and Fathom Capital.
If you work as a software quality assurance (QA) engineer, you have to deal with many documents that are not all produced during software testing activities. This article lists the documentation that is important for software QA engineers, like the product requirements document or the user guide.