BlazeMeter, load and performance testing as a self-service platform for mobile, web and APIs, announced BlazeMeter version 3.0 at AWS re:Invent. The next-generation back-end automated testing framework facilitates continuous testing as part of the product delivery cycle.
SmartBear Software announced a new and rebranded version of LoadUIWeb to help organizations drastically reduce the time required to test and optimize application performance.
Writing effective test reports will allow quality assurance teams to disseminate useful information regarding software development progress across the entire business.
SOASTA, provider of cloud and mobile testing and real user monitoring has announced updates Real User Monitoring (RUM) solution, mPulse. With the unique ability to collect 100% of real user data and analyze in real time, mPulse allows users to measure the business impact of end user performance accurately, and perform “What If” analysis to determine which areas to focus on for the best ROI.
QMetry, provider of Test Management solutions announced the latest release of its product, QMetry 6. The latest release builds upon its flagship test management platform to enable global enterprises to better address complex workflows and quality matrix.
HP has this week announced inclusion of its new product "StormRunner Load" into its performance testing suite. Initial view suggests this is a total revolution from its former products like Load Runner and Performance Centre.
Quality assurance teams need to be prepared for sudden changes that might occur during the production process.
The very important element in software development is Performance Testing, which is subsequently followed by Performance Engineering to ensure the application or the product developed are fine-tuned based on the outputs from the performance tests conducted and thereby ensure to meet the customer requirements and to append to this argument, always there is a need that life cycle of the application or product shall have higher availability and visibility.
New threats emerge every day for challenging application security. PayPal, Linked In and other major websites have been hacked. While there is Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) there are quite a few new tools emerging to improve security of application. Contrast Security has launched new tool for .Net Web Applications to continually self-test for vulnerabilities.
Continuous testing can prove to be important tool in delivery of Quality software. Continuous Testing provides a quantitative assessment of risk and produces actionable tasks that mitigate these risks before progressing to the next stage of the SDLC.