Software Testing Life Cycle


A process of testing the software to detect the differences between the existing and the expected requirements OR to find out that the existing features match the Expected requirements and to evaluate the features of the software. WHAT IS STLC (Software Testing Life Cycle)?

Effective Software Testing – A Developer’s Guide

Henrik Warne

I recently finished Effective Software Testing – A Developer’s Guide by Maurício Aniche , and I really liked it. The author is an Assistant Professor in Software Engineering at the Delft University of Technology. The book apparently grew out of lecture notes from a course on software testing. Effective Software Testing is very well put together.


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DevOps Engineer vs Software Engineer

The Crazy Programmer

The maintenance and development of software involve many different areas. It is common for people to confuse these two prominent career options – DevOps Engineer and Software Engineer. Role of Software Engineer. There are many types of software engineers, such as.

How to Become a Software Developer Fast?

The Crazy Programmer

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) forecasts a 22% growth in employment rate for software developers, quality assurance analysts, and testers from 2019 to 2029 — which exceeds, by the 4% average for all employers. In this article, we will discuss how to become a software developer fast.

How AI and ML Can Accelerate and Optimize Software Development and Testing

Speaker: Eran Kinsbruner, Best-Selling Author, TechBeacon Top 30 Test Automation Leader & the Chief Evangelist and Senior Director at Perforce Software

In this session, Eran Kinsbruner will cover recommended areas where artificial intelligence and machine learning can be leveraged for DevOps productivity.

Software infrastructure 2.0: a wishlist

Erik Bernhardsson

Software infrastructure (by which I include everything ending with *aaS, or anything remotely similar to it) is an exciting field, in particular because (despite what the neo-luddites may say) it keeps getting better every year! So why is software still acting as if the cloud doesn't exist?

Software Developer Life Cycle

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Software Craftsmanship

Agile Alliance

I had the great pleasure to interview Sandro Mancuso, one of the most prominent representatives of the Software Craftsmanship community. Sandro is the author of “The Software Craftsman”, one of the most read books in the field.

Positioning Software in a Crowded Market

Successful Software

This is a guest post from serial software entrepreneur Dennis Gurock. What does successful positioning mean for software products? There are many benefits of coming up with and deciding on positioning for your new software product early on.

Innovation With Software Architectural Excellence

Software architecture plays an irreplaceable role in enabling businesses to deliver value efficiently. The post Innovation With Software Architectural Excellence appeared first on

Achieving Elite and High Performance DevOps Using DORA Metrics

Speaker: Nico Krüger, Senior Director of Solutions Engineering at Rollbar

Join Nico Krüger, Senior Director of Solutions Engineering at Rollbar, for advanced insight on taking the use of DORA Metrics to greater heights.

Secure Software Summit: Applying Chaos Engineering to Software Security

Today’s software systems are, essentially, controlled chaos—and lightly controlled chaos, at that. The post Secure Software Summit: Applying Chaos Engineering to Software Security appeared first on

Recruiting Software Developers – Coding Tests

Henrik Warne

When I started out as a software developer, nobody did coding tests as far as I know. For the past few months, I have been interviewing with several companies. In all cases, one or more coding tests were included. I have also been on the interviewing side, evaluating a coding test.

Raising the level: getting started with a software testing partner

Abstracta - Software Development

What’s it like to start partnering with a software testing company? The post Raising the level: getting started with a software testing partner appeared first on Abstracta Software Testing Services. Software Development Software Testing software testing software testing company

Understanding Software Testing Automation for Continuous Delivery

Daffodil Software

And this holds absolutely true for a software development cycle. There is a provision to automate almost every aspect of a software development cycle- coding, testing, and even deployment. Software TestingAutomation is driving the decline of mundane and repetitive tasks.

Architect Your Organization for Effectiveness, Productivity, and Joy

Speaker: Ron Lichty, Consultant: Interim VP Engineering, Ron Lichty Consulting, Inc.

As a senior software leader, you likely spend more time working on the architecture of your systems than the architecture of your organization. Yet, structuring our teams and organizations is a critical factor for success. In fact, the impact of software architecture parallels the impact of organizational structure. We are excited to welcome Ron Lichty, co-author of a seminal book on managing software teams and a well-known speaker, he’ll speak to organizing for effectiveness, productivity and joy.

The Age of Software Supply Chain Disruption

The software supply chain is swiftly becoming a widespread attack vector, and securing it is now in the spotlight. Software supply chain attacks have become a given in 2022, reports Darktrace. The post The Age of Software Supply Chain Disruption appeared first on

Can Quality Hurt Software Projects?

Agile Alliance

Carlos is a software crafter with almost two decades of experience in software development and has been involved with the Software Craftsmanship community for more than a decade. Carlos is also a consultant and software mentor and has his own … Continued.

Secure Software Summit: Securing Software With Zero-Trust

With the increase of supply chain attacks on everything from logging software like Log4j to takeovers of important JavaScript packages to compromises of network utility tools like SolarWinds, more and more organizations are recognizing the need to adopt a zero-trust mindset.

5 Ways to Improve Software Quality


Many opinions exist on what software quality exactly is. Clearly defining the quality characteristics of software proves quite difficult. In this blog post, we will sketch the arena and provide five useful tips to define and improve software quality.

Success Story: Swiss Insurtech Company Hires a Remote CTO from Ukraine

Read a story of a Swiss Insurtech startup which successfully extended their remote development team in Ukraine to 15 people and found their perfect CTO to manage their software development team.

Effective Product (Software) Teams

Agile Alliance

I had the pleasure to interview Eduardo Ferro from Madrid-Spain Eduardo is a software crafter with more than 20 years of experience helping organizations of different sizes to build good quality software products.

Securing Software with Intelligent Pipelines

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Secure Software Summit: Behold the SBOM

SBOM stands for software bill of materials. The post Secure Software Summit: Behold the SBOM appeared first on Blogs Continuous Delivery Continuous Testing DevOps Practice DevSecOps IT Security SBoM Secure Software Summit software security Software Supply Chain

How To Develop Personal Financial Planning Software?

Daffodil Software

The personal financial planning software market is witnessing the entry of a new generation of planning software. While many existing clients of the leading financial advisory firms are reasonably satisfied, there is a need for software that helps serve more specific client needs.

Building Evolvable Architectures

Speaker: Dr. Rebecca Parsons, CTO of ThoughtWorks

The software development ecosystem exists in a state of dynamic equilibrium, where any new tool, framework, or technique leads to disruption and the establishment of a new equilibrium. Predictability is impossible when the foundation architects plan against is constantly changing in unexpected ways. It’s no surprise many CIOs and CTOs are struggling to adapt, in part because their architecture isn’t equipped to evolve. This webinar will discuss what’s at stake if companies continue to use long term architecture plans.

Accelerating Software Testing

Yves Junqueira is the CEO of YourBase, a software testing accelerator for large codebases. He talks with Alan Shimel about the company, accelerating software testing and the impact on developer productivity. The post Accelerating Software Testing appeared first on

Book Review: A Philosophy of Software Design

Henrik Warne

I really liked A Philosophy of Software Design by John Ousterhout. The author is a professor of Computer Science at Stanford, but he has also spent 14 years developing commercial software. The goal of software design is to reduce the complexity of the system.

Influencing software quality as a Scrum Master


The quality of the software is a responsibility of the entire team. Read the full blog at Influencing software quality as a Scrum Master – Qxperts. The post Influencing software quality as a Scrum Master appeared first on Xebia.


Report Finds Software Engineering Productivity Gains

An analysis of the time 23,000 software engineers spent working in 2021 that was published this week by Jellyfish, a provider of an engineering management platform (EMP), finds cycle times on average were down to 12.6

More Effective Agile Leadership

Speaker: Steve McConnell, CEO, Construx Software

In this talk, Steve McConnell, CEO of Construx Software, distills hundreds of companies’-worth of real-world experience into the proven Agile leadership practices that work best. Steve will seamlessly thread together traditional approaches, early Agile approaches, modern Agile approaches, and the principles and context that underlie them all—creating an invaluable resource for Agile leaders, their teams, and their organizations.

4 Best Practices For Software Documentation

The Crazy Programmer

In computer science, software documentation is the procedure of writing, designing, and documenting an application. In software engineering, this refers to the formal specification of a software product or component. Software Documentation 101.

Selecting the Right Insurance Underwriting Software

Newgen Software

The post Selecting the Right Insurance Underwriting Software appeared first on Newgen. Business Process Management Software: 3 Use Cases in Insurance. Underwriting is very common in finance, insurance, banks, and lending business.

Choosing the Right Software Testing Metrics

A software testing metric is a criterion to track the effectiveness of quality assurance efforts. However, many software QA and test experts tend to focus on how the tests will be executed rather […].

Heterogeneous Hardware Needs Universal Software

However, the idea of an ever-expanding hardware landscape can be daunting for software developers, because while hardware diversity is wonderful for price and innovation, it can lead to spiraling software complexity on the back end.

Understanding Open Source Business Models for the C-Suite

Choosing software to bake into your architecture is a long-term decision and it is important to understand all the implications of your choice. Learn three key areas that should be considered when evaluating a particular open source project.

Survey Sees Little Progress on Securing Software Supply Chains

A survey of 1,750 IT security decision-makers published today found that, despite a series of high-profile cybersecurity breaches, nearly two-thirds (62%) of respondents have done nothing to secure their software supply chain.

Survey 101

Improving Software Security in 2022

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OKRs Examples for Software Companies


This is easier said than done, so we’ve designed three sets of OKRs examples for software companies to show how it’s possible. Examples of quarterly OKRs for software companies. Shorten handover from Systems Engineers to Software Developers by X%. Introduction.

Linux Foundation Makes Available Software Manifest Tool

The Linux Foundation is making available a set of free tools for building software bills of material (SBOMs) based on the software data package exchange (SPDX) file format it curates. The post Linux Foundation Makes Available Software Manifest Tool appeared first on

Linux 99

10 Rules for Managing Apache Kafka

Kafka is a powerful piece of software that can solve a lot of problems. Like most libraries and frameworks, you get out of it what you put into it. Learn ten rules that will help you perfect your Kafka system to get ahead.