How to Take Your Quality Assurance From Good to Great

Dzone - DevOps

Here's what your quality assurance could look like in a few easy steps. The very simple yet significant answer is: quality. devops app development quality assurance qa and testing

Quality Assurance (QA) In The Context of AI


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DevOps Model: The Role of Quality Assurance Redefined

Dzone - DevOps

devops qa quality assurance devops and qa qa consultant qa role reinventing devopsDevOps and QA go together like.well, you and your favorite furry friend. You might have come across DevOps so often that it may seem to penetrate each and every organization slightly related to IT.

In the Age of Agile/DevOps Reviving Software Product Quality Assurance

Kovair - DevOps

Software product ‘Quality Assurance’ or ‘Testing’, as the popular terminology goes, traditionally is one of the most unappreciated jobs. The post In the Age of Agile/DevOps Reviving Software Product Quality Assurance appeared first on Kovair Blog.

Quality Assurance at Cloudera: Distributed Unit Testing

Cloudera Engineering

The post Quality Assurance at Cloudera: Distributed Unit Testing appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog. Cloudera Engineering has developed (and recently open sourced) a distributed unit testing framework that cuts testing time from multiple hours to just 10 minutes.

Traditional Quality Assurance Is Dead (And Why That’s a Good Thing)

The New Stack

Traditional testing cannot meet this pace nor the expanded view of quality required.”— “DevOps and Cloud Speed Are Driving the End of QA as We Know It,” Thomas Murphy, Joachim Herschmann, Gartner, 13 August 2018. QA Must Shift from ‘Quality Assurance’ to ‘Quality Assistance’.

Quality Assurance at Cloudera: Highly-Controlled Disk Injection

Cloudera Engineering

Recently installed fault-injection techniques are making quality assurance processes yet more rigorous. The post Quality Assurance at Cloudera: Highly-Controlled Disk Injection appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog.

Quality Assurance at Cloudera: Fault Injection and Elastic Partitioning

Cloudera Engineering

In this installment of our series about how quality assurance is done at Cloudera, learn about the important role of fault injection in the overall process. The post Quality Assurance at Cloudera: Fault Injection and Elastic Partitioning appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog.

Quality Assurance at Cloudera: Static Source-Code Analysis

Cloudera Engineering

There are many different ways to examine software for quality and security in software development. The post Quality Assurance at Cloudera: Static Source-Code Analysis appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog.

Quality Assurance at Cloudera: Running/Upgrading to New Releases on Our Own EDH Cluster

Cloudera Engineering

The post Quality Assurance at Cloudera: Running/Upgrading to New Releases on Our Own EDH Cluster appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog. Learn why running real workloads on Cloudera’s internal EDH cluster is an important step in the overall QA process before releases.

Data Quality Assurance – Backbone of a thriving enterprise


Second, how can a business ensure that its data is of the highest quality? However, attaining high quality data is an ambitious task. It is here that Data Quality Assurance (Data QA), which performs these very behind-the-scene validations, comes to our rescue. As with any software development, quality assurance testers act as the driving force to ensure that when the product reaches the customer, it is fit for their immediate consumption.

The Bug in Production: What You Don’t Know Can – and Will – Harm You

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The best software QA and testing conferences of 2020


More than ever, software quality drives business growth. App Dev & Testing, Testing, Application Testing, Conferences, Test Automation, Quality Assurance (QA

3 keys to a highly effective product release


DevOps, DevOps Trends, Continuous Delivery (CD), Quality Assurance (QA), Release ManagementWith the adoption of DevOps and continuous delivery, modern-day product release cycles can be unforgiving.

3 ways QA pros can lead quality-driven development in a DevSecOps world


As companies strengthen their DevSecOps practices, there's a pressing need for quality-driven leaders to drive "shift left" testing. DevOps, Secure DevOps, Quality Assurance (QA), IT Leadership, Special Coverage: STARWEST Conference 2019

Exceptional QA Engineer Skills: 6 Valuable Traits

Gorilla Logic

Have you ever considered what it means to be a tester or quality assurance (QA) engineer? It’s a set of qualities that makes us unique and draws a very clear line between high-quality work and simple observation.

QA Engineer: Organizing a QA workflow


I·Introduction to Quality Assurance. A nice way to remind your team what does Quality Assurance (QA) mean is to ask them what does it mean to them. He mistook Quality Assurance with Q&A, and he had 5+years experience as a developer.

10 features every codeless test automation tool should offer


Dear codeless test automation tool vendors: App Dev & Testing, Testing, Test Automation, Application Testing, Quality Assurance (QA

How DevOps Has Impacted Development – A Look at the Before and After

Dzone - DevOps

devops quality before and after devops quality assurance future of devops devops problemA look at the changing effect of DevOps. A lot has changed in software development in the last decade.

Quality Assurance for Financial Applications – What You May Be Missing


If it’s in the finance space, you can rest assured that it’s already out in the world—or will be soon. Key quality assurance focus points for financial apps. The answer is deceptively simple: extensive, efficient, and effective quality assurance testing. QA testing must be one of the top priorities for financial application developers in order to assure consumers that their money is safe and secure.

How Google and Facebook do code analysis


In contrast to traditional uses of static analysis, they are building code analysis into existing developer feedback mechanisms, such as code review or continuous integration (CI) checks, resulting in a highly effective, yet almost transparent, approach to ensuring code quality.

Why regression testing should be a shared responsibility


App Dev & Testing, Testing, Application Testing, Quality Assurance (QA Regression testing should be shared, either within the delivery team as a whole or between development and QA. But in too many companies, this testing is still seen as primarily QA’s problem.

DevOps Roles: Which is Your Dream Job?

Dzone - DevOps

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Online sales are now critical for the success of e-commerce companies with a noticeable online presence, hence, high-quality websites are vital to their business. For e-commerce companies, offering fast and high-quality web experiences using highly interactive content is essential to increase conversion rates. The post THE KEYS TO E-COMMERCE SUCCESS: Quality Focus appeared first on MagmaLabs Technical Blog. Ecommerce QA Quality Assurance Test ecommerce qa quality assurance

World Quality Report: Shift your focus to QA for an app sec win


Security, Application Security, Quality Assurance (QA The fight to educate developers is far from over, but the majority of application security specialists believe that their companies and developers now have the policy chops and awareness to secure their software.

Functional vs. Visual Testing: What's the Difference?

Dzone - DevOps

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Using AI in Software Testing | iTexico


Artificial Intelligence Quality Assurance & TestingSoftware testing is a costly and lengthy process. Learn how as software becomes more complex the rise of AI and Machine Learning can simplify the process.

Why we need a true measure of application security health


Security, Application Security, Special Coverage: All Day DevOps 2019, DevOps Security, Quality Assurance (QA), Application Security Testing (AST), All Day DevOpsWhen you want to know what the temperature is outside, you have two ways to do it.

How to test encrypted apps the right way


Security, Application Security, Application Security Testing (AST), Application Testing, Quality Assurance (QA), Special Coverage: SecureGuild Security Testing Conference 2019, CTO Series, EncryptionHow do you test hundreds of millions of lines of code or tens of billions of transistors? It’s very hard. But it's even harder when you're implementing cryptography.

Python Automation Testing: innerText vs textContent – All You Need to Know

Modus Create

This process can be time consuming and stressful, but at the end of the day, if you care about quality, it pays off. I hope I have persuaded you to walk my path and enjoy good quality automation with Python. This is part of the Python Automation Testing blog series.

7 Most Common Challenges in Selenium Automation

Dzone - DevOps

devops automated testing quality assurance automation testing selenium automation deovps challenges selenium challengesHere are some roadblocks you might encounter with Selenium. Selenium is an open-source test automation framework with its own benefits and drawbacks.

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Python Automation Testing: Pytest-BDD and Python3 – The How To You Need

Modus Create

Quality Assurance Tools Pytest Pytest-bdd Python QAThis is part of the Python Automation Testing blog series. You can review the code from this article on the Python Automation Git repo. A while back I started working on an Automation Project using Python.

QAOps and Why It Matters For Your Web Application

Dzone - DevOps

QAOps puts quality assurance in your DevOps process. QAOps refers to maintaining software quality by approaching it with a DevOps mindset. You may also enjoy: DevOps Model: The Role of Quality Assurance. Quality Assurance (QA) plays a major role in the delivery of a quality software product. You must have come across the term “DevOps.”

How QA and application security are one in the DevOps age


Every year, Micro Focus surveys hundreds of executives from a variety of industries and dozens of countries to determine the greatest challenges in maintaining software quality for the World Quality Report. Security, Application Security (App Sec), Quality Assurance (QA

Why software development needs to shift up (not left or right)


App Dev & Testing, Testing, Application Testing, Quality Assurance (QA Over the last decade, QA has moved from the periphery to become a priority for every business that produces software and apps. This focus has sparked much debate about whether development and testing should shift left or right. But both of these approaches fail to take into account how a customer uses the product. It's time for a new shift.

3 cornerstones of QA outsourcing


App Dev & Testing, Testing, Outsourcing, Quality Assurance (QA All companies—not just tech firms—have software to test. But many enterprises consider the costs of employing an appropriate in-house QA and testing team to be extravagant.

iPhone (or iPad) Testing - Testing New Builds of Your App


Mobile Quality Assurance & TestingiPhone (or iPad) Testing - Testing New Builds of Your App. This post provides instructions on testing a newer version of your App, by first deleting the older one on your iPhone (or iPad).

E2E Testing with Cypress Automation: UI & REST API

Gorilla Logic

Blog Technical automation BDD Chai Cypress Cypress UI Cypress UI test runner E2E headless browser javascript Mocha qa Quality Assurance REST API REST API Automation test testing UI UI AutomationIn this blog post, I will share my experience about Cypress automation technology.

Karate Framework: Let’s make API Tests great again


First, let’s compare Karate test with Cucumber and REST-Assured. Karate: Cucumber: + we must implement steps and POJO: Rest-assured: Advantage of Karate: BDD in one place (compared with Cucumber + steps + business logic + POJOs).

Kanban for Software Testing Teams

Abstracta - Software Development

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