SonarSource, a vendor of code quality management tools, has announced a $45 million USD minority investment by global venture capital and private equity firm, Insight Venture Partners.
Software Testing Industry News: Load Testing, Unit Testing, Functional Testing
The Apache Foundation has released the version 3.1 of JMeter. Apache JMeter is an open source software testing tool, a 100% pure Java application designed to load test functional behavior and measure performance. It was originally designed for testing Web Applications but has since expanded to other test functions.
Sauce Labs has closed $70 million in growth funding from Centerview Capital Technology, IVP and Adams Street Partners. Already in February 2015, Sauce Labs was getting $15 million from a Series D funding.
Mockito, the open source mocking framework for unit tests written in Java, has finally released its version 2, labelled 2.1.0. Mockito 2 demands even cleaner tests remove unnecessary stubs, detect incorrect code with improved argument matchers, use Java 8 answers, and more. In 2016, Mockito has estimated user base of 2M engineers – thank you very much for mocking with us! We greatly value your feedback, feature requests and contributions Mockito 2 contains 700 commits from almost 50 individual contributors.
CA Technologies has announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire BlazeMeter, a provider of load testing services. Founded in 2011, BlazeMeter has offices in Tel Aviv, Israel and Palo Alto.
IT services provider KMS Technology has announced the release of Katalon Studio, a free test automation toolset for web and mobile app testing. Katalon Studio revolutionizes the way software testers use Selenium and Appium with a complete test automation framework that allows testers to quickly setup, create, run, report, and maintain their automated tests.
SmartBear Software has acquired CrossBrowserTesting that provides an automated cloud testing platform. The acquisition enables CrossBrowserTesting to further accelerate and scale its rapidly growing Web and mobile cloud testing offering using SmartBear global resources.