Outsourcing Testing in a DevOps World

Software products today are being developed for a unified experience. Applications are created to perform and deliver a seamless experience on multiple types of devices, operating on various platforms. Additionally, the growing demand for launching products at pace and scale is pushing businesses towards ensuring that they are market-ready in shorter time frames. The prevalence… Continue reading Outsourcing Testing in a DevOps World

Can your TMS Application Weather the Competition?

The transportation and logistics industry is growing dependent on diverse transportation management systems (TMS). This is true not only for the big shippers but also for small companies triggered by different rates, international operations, and competitive landscape. Gartner’s 2019 Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems summarizes the growing importance of TMS solutions when it says,… Continue reading Can your TMS Application Weather the Competition?

Five Business Benefits of On-Demand Testing

Constantly shifting economic conditions has resulted in businesses tightening their IT budgets to control costs and remain competitive. However, while budgets are limited, expectations from IT managers are only growing larger. Most companies today have an online presence, and they need to frequently upgrade and innovate their offerings to stay competitive. This has led to… Continue reading Five Business Benefits of On-Demand Testing

Getting Started with Load Testing of Web Applications using JMeter

Apache JMeter: JMeter is one of the most popular open source testing tools for load and performance testing services. It simulates browser behavior, sending requests to the web or application server for different loads. Volume testing using JMeter on your local machine, you can scale up to approximately 100 virtual users, but you can go… Continue reading Getting Started with Load Testing of Web Applications using JMeter

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Its Impact on Software Testing

Enterprises impacted by ‘Digital Disruption‘ are forced to innovate on the go, while delighting customers and increasing operational efficiency. As a result, software development teams who are used to time-consuming development cycles do not have the luxury of time any longer. Delivery times are decreasing, but technical complexity is increasing with emphasis on user experience!… Continue reading Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Its Impact on Software Testing

Getting Started – Selenium with Python Bindings

Introduction Selenium Python binding provides a simple API to write functional/acceptance tests using Selenium WebDriver. Through Selenium Python API you can access all functionalities of Selenium WebDriver in an intuitive way. Selenium Python bindings also provide a convenient API to access Selenium WebDrivers such as Firefox, IE, Chrome, etc. The current supported Python versions are… Continue reading Getting Started – Selenium with Python Bindings

The Six Principles of Security Testing

The philosophy of Responsible Testing is driven by a defined process that provides an additional layer of security for the software product. Read here.  Security Testing ensures that an application is protected from malicious activities and maintains functionality as intended. It helps applications to ensure that their sensitive data/information is not subjected to any breach.… Continue reading The Six Principles of Security Testing

Why QA Offshoring Pays Off with the Right Strategy

Here’s a heads up on outsourcing testing in a DevOps world. Digitization has disrupted existing business models, processes, and strategies, but some factors continue to remain constant, i.e. cost, time-to-market, and experience. Of the three, customer experience has taken precedence, making quality assurance a non-negotiable constant. Over the years, quality assurance has been associated with… Continue reading Why QA Offshoring Pays Off with the Right Strategy

Appium Blog Series 4 – Automated Device Certification Testing On Cloud AWS Device Farm with Appium

In the following blog, I will demonstrate how to conduct a`Device Certification’ testing of an Android app manually on Cloud AWS Device Farm using Appium. Introduction to AWS Device Farm AWS Device Farm is an app testing service hosted on cloud infrastructure by Amazon Web Services. It allows users to test and interact with Android,… Continue reading Appium Blog Series 4 – Automated Device Certification Testing On Cloud AWS Device Farm with Appium

Properties & Groovy Scripting in SoapUI

Definition: Properties are a central repository to store our information. A property is a named string value that can be accessed from a script. There are two types of properties in SoapUI, namely, Default Properties and Custom (User-Defined) Properties. Types of Properties: Default Properties: These are the sets of properties that comes by default with… Continue reading Properties & Groovy Scripting in SoapUI

Web Accessibility Testing Principles – Part 3

In the first part of the blog series on `Web Accessibility Testing‘, I gave an overview of the importance of accessibility testing and its pertinence for differently enabled people. In the second part, I briefly discussed the process of implementing the same. In this part, I will delve into the principles of Accessible Design. Given… Continue reading Web Accessibility Testing Principles – Part 3

Web Accessibility Test Implementation – Part 2

In the first part of the blog series on `Web Accessibility Testing‘, I gave an overview of the importance of accessibility testing and its importance for differently enabled people. In this second part, I will focus on the process of implementing Web Accessibility. To begin with, it is important to understand the inherent meaning of… Continue reading Web Accessibility Test Implementation – Part 2