To improve as a skilled tester, you don’t necessarily have to attend a class or read a book. James Bach and Michael Bolton show how you can grow as a tester by recording and then dissecting just minutes of your test process.
Software testing tool company Katalon Inc. has recently raised $27 million in series A funding led by Elephant Venture Capital, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Its main product is Katalon Studio, an IDE to generate automated tests easily.
The test pyramid is a concept invented in 2012 by Martin Fowler and defined as “a way of thinking about how different kinds of automated tests should be used to create a balanced portfolio.” The Test Pyramids is a common way to define and structure your test strategy, to organize the different test techniques, tools, and to manage the test automation effort.
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.