Ascert announces the release of VersaTest Automator version 1.11. This release contains a number of new features. “Once again Ascert have been working on improving VersaTest’s usability.” says Simon Miles, Ascert’s Product Architect for the VersaTest product line. “We continue to expand upon the usability of the product allowing more user platform flexibility and access. We realize that modern development and testing environments can provide interoperability challenges for our users and the latest version of VersaTest has been updated to include an open REST API. We have also taken into consideration the potential use of phones and tablets as a way of monitoring testing environments. So, our existing web user interface has been modified to improve its compatibility with devices such as iPads and iPhones.”
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The software testing vendor Tricentis has announced that it has raised $165 million in Series B financing from Insight Venture Partners, a leading global private equity and venture capital firm.
Synopsys announced that it has completed its acquisition of certain assets of Forcheck b.v., a privately held software company based in the Netherlands that provides a static analysis tool for detecting coding defects and anomalies in Fortran applications. This acquisition provides Synopsys with additional static analysis technology to extend the capabilities of its Software Integrity Platform and create new business opportunities.
Inflectra has announced the release of Rapise 5.0, the latest version of its Rapise test automation platform. Rapise is the most comprehensive and powerful automated testing solution on the market. With its latest version, Rapise offers testers a single platform to test web, mobile and desktop applications as well as web service APIs.
Compuware Corporation has announced the availability of Topaz for Total Test, an innovative mainframe solution that brings Java-like unit testing to the world of COBOL applications. By bringing fast, developer-friendly unit testing to COBOL applications, Topaz for Total Test aims to deliver an Agile/DevOps processes that encompass all platforms, from the mainframe to the cloud.
Sauce Labs has announced a new partnership with Mozilla to educate front-end developers on the importance of cross-browser testing. By launching the new Cross-Browser Testing Tutorial, Sauce Labs and Mozilla are working to help fulfill the promise of a healthy web, where anyone can access content using any browser on any device.
Sauce Labs has announced its acquisition of TestObject, a real device mobile app testing platform. The combined solution positions Sauce Labs as a vendor providing automated testing coverage across desktops, emulators, simulators, and real devices for web applications and mobile, web, hybrid and native apps.