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.
Zephyr which offers free community edition for upto 10 users is now releasing major release with lots of new features. This comes after release of Zephyr for Jira, available on Atlassian marketplace. Let us dive into few of the new features and enhancement to existing features
QASymphony recently announced major update of its agile test management platform qTest. This release not only provides integration with tools like Jira but also provides API support to integrate with Selenium.
Quality assurance professionals live in fear of that one major disaster that results in a significant setback for the business and shines a harsh light on the missteps made during the testing process. Such incidents can adversely affect any organization regardless of industry, causing far-reaching problems that may take years to properly address and overcome.
It's a big call to redesign your product or service to its core to create something of much bigger value. This is exactly what LoadStorm has done and has created its next generation load testing product which is enterprise grade, cloud based, economical and lean.
With most enterprises realizing the importance of connecting with customers using apps, app developers are kept busy. However, testing apps can be cumbersome. Now, Neotys has launched its Team Server 2.0 that is aimed at simplifying app testing.
Enterprises and app developers working to develop apps for mobile devices need to test the apps on a variety of devices, OS version, manufacturers, model number, and more. SOASTA now offers the TouchTest functional test automation solution for Apple iOS and Google Android smart phones and tablets as well.