Is Manual Testing Needed?

Henrik Warne

For the past few years, I have heard many people advocating using only automatic tests. For example, if all the automatic tests pass, then the code should automatically be deployed to production. I have always performed a bit of manual testing before feeling confident about my code.

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Hacker Earth Developers Blog

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Developer Testing

Henrik Warne

I recently found out about the book Developer Testing – Building Quality Into Software by Alexander Tarlinder , and I immediately wanted to read it. Even though I am a developer at heart, I have always been interested in software testing (I even worked as a tester for two years).

The 4 Keys to Effective Continuous Testing

DevOps.com

The post The 4 Keys to Effective Continuous Testing appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs Continuous Testing automation continuous testing devops speed to market testingIn the digital era, products no longer can win on capabilities alone.

The 5 Levels of Analytics Maturity

May be a good place to beta test. at these levels, you may find Levels 1 and 2 helpful for beta testing. To some extent, you may also be able to test how people adopt and. So if you’re going to test at. FROM BASIC BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE REQUIREMENTS TO.

Test automation?—?From basics to advanced

Xebia

This article answers the following questions: What are the prerequisites for test automation? What do you achieve by automating tests? What steps do you take to get test automation in place? You’ve decided you need test automation. You’ve read what considerations to keep in mind when creating a successful automated testing […]. The post Test automation?—?From

DevOps Video Chat: DevOps Testing with Ryan Lloyd of SmartBear

DevOps.com

The testing landscape in DevOps is a big one, with lots of established players feeding the machine. The force behind Swagger, SoapUI and others is perhaps not as well-known as its brethren in the DevOps testing space, but it cuts a wide swath.

Integration Tests in the Pyramid

Martin Fowler

People find the notion of integration tests confusing, since they are ill-defined even by the standards of testing terminology. So they are a great topic for Ham's example application and explanation.

Unit Tests in the Pyramid

Martin Fowler

Ham now starts looking at the pyramid in earnest, beginning with the foundation of the pyramid - unit tests.

DevOps Chat: Crowdsourced Continuous Testing with Rainforest’s Derek Choy

DevOps.com

Scaling your testing is the scourge of many software teams. While test automation and continuous testing have made great strides, it still is difficult to automate every QA test. Also, engineering resources who can script these tests are difficult to find.

Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualizations Will Never Be Enough

models, and test their hypotheses. MONETIZING ANALYTICS FEATURES: Why Data Visualizations. Will Never Be Enough. Go beyond basic embedded dashboards to diferentiate your. application and maximize the value of embedded analytics.

Testing machine learning interpretability techniques

O'Reilly Media - Data

The importance of testing your tools, using multiple tools, and seeking consistency across various interpretability techniques. Why do we need to test interpretability techniques? How do we test interpretability techniques?

Introduction: Espresso Testing

Apiumhub

And in this article, we will talk about Espresso Testing. To meet this objective there are several types of ui tests: Classic ui testing -> focuses on views and their interactions. Snapshot testing -> guarantees the perfect design, leaving interactions aside.

UI and End-to-End tests

Martin Fowler

The whole point of the test pyramid is to remind us that broad scope tests should be rare, since they are usually expensive and slow. Rareness isn't the same as absence, so now Ham takes a look at role of UI tests and end-to-end testing in general.

Websites for testing and debugging JavaScript code

I'm Programmer

Here we provide Top 12 websites for testing and debugging JavaScript code. If you’re trying your hands in development and need to practice coding, make sure you test and debug your code simultaneously. Here you can test and practice your work on resizable panels.

How to Package and Price Embedded Analytics

be able to capture in a proposed price, and it’s a good test. HOW TO PACKAGE & PRICE EMBEDDED ANALYTICS. Practical Frameworks to Monetize Embedded Analytics Table of Contents Embedding Analytics to Lift Value and Revenue. 1 Customize to Monetize: The Strategic Way to Create Tiered Offerings.

The best software testing conferences of 2019

TechBeacon

Some may see testing as a fairly boring and static set of practices, but the leaders in this space know that it is a vibrant discipline that is constantly improving every year, thanks to exciting new techniques made possible by better automation tools and artificial intelligence. App Dev & Testing, Testing, Application Testing, Test Automation, Conferences

10 features every codeless test automation tool should offer

TechBeacon

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

The state of test automation: 7 key trends to watch

TechBeacon

I also speak with many testing thought leaders on my weekly Test Talks podcast. App Dev & Testing, Testing, Automation Guild, Application Testing, Test Automation, Automation Guild 2019Prior to my Automation Guild conference each year, I survey the community about the issues they're struggling with.

6 test automation tools developers love

TechBeacon

Establishing a whole-team approach to testing in all phases of the software development lifecycle can be challenging. Even when testers use development-centric languages and IDEs to create automated tests, many developers still resist the notion of having to test their own code. App Dev & Testing, Testing, Test Automation, Automation Guild, Automation Guild 2019

How To Build Data-Informed Products

Speaker: Tim Herbig, Director, iridion

As a product manager, you probably know specific ways to gather data to inform your product decisions, like the ever-popular A/B test. What about the times when it doesn't make sense to A/B test, because you have too small a sample size?

The Rise of Test Impact Analysis

Martin Fowler

Paul Hammant shines a light on Test Impact Analysis: a modern way of speeding up the test automation phase of a build. It works by analyzing the call-graph of the source code to work out which tests should be run after a change to production code. Microsoft has done some extensive work on this approach, but it's also possible for development teams to implement something useful quite cheaply.

software testing vs software development

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The post software testing vs software development appeared first on I'm Programmer. Programming Funny Images Programming Jokes difference between software testing and development software testing vs software development tester vs developer

Test Data? Get Real

The New Stack

That new customer field you added to your application was probably well tested in isolation. But, have you fully tested how it interacts with previous modules you wrote, or subsystems developed by other teams in all their dynamic, richness of real life? The post Test Data?

What is ACT (American College Testing Practice Test)?

I'm Programmer

What is ACT (American College Testing Practice Test)? ACT is American College Testing Practice Test. Students begin the college preparation process by first comparing the ACT and SAT tests. This article will mainly discuss the ACT test.

Life of a C# Developer: How to build and test an AWS Lambda locally

Xebia

The post Life of a C# Developer: How to build and test an AWS Lambda locally appeared first on Xebia Blog.NET.NET Core Behaviour Driven Development CI Serverless AWS Lambda bdd C# continuous delivery docker Serverless testing test automation TestingToday Serverless is a thing.

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iOS snapshot testing

Apiumhub

Writing user interface tests is always a bit complicated, and many developers end up leaving views without testing or dedicating a lot of time and effort to the development of tests. Apple has its own native support for UI testing but does not support view-based testing. This lack of functionality makes many people skip the part of writing tests. Therefore, in Apiumhub we decided to write an article about iOS snapshot testing. . View-based testing.

How to apply Agile Testing Quadrants in a retrospective format

Xebia

Agile Test Quadrants (Adaptations by Gojko Adži?) I’ve been successfully using the Agile test quadrants in retrospectives to stimulate in-depth team discussions on software quality and its improvement. The quadrant model was originally developed by Brian Marick, and then popularized by Lisa Crispin and Janet Gregory in their book, “Agile Testing: A Practical Guide for Agile […].

33 test automation leaders to follow in 2019

TechBeacon

Test automation technologies and best practices are changing so rapidly that it can be hard to keep up. Fortunately, you'll find a tight community of test automation pros out there who regularly share tips and insights on Twitter. App Dev & Testing, Testing, Test Automation, Automation Guild, Automation Guild 2019

With test automation, it's not the tool that matters

TechBeacon

People often ask me about the best tool or language to learn when they are starting out or trying to advance their career in test automation. App Dev & Testing, Testing, Test AutomationShould they learn Java? Do they need training in Selenium? What about tools such as Cucumber and SpecFlow?

Self-testing infrastructure-as-code

OpenCredo

An example of the principles discussed within this blog post has been created at [link] , where you will find code necessary to create a Vault cluster within AWS along with various tests. Benefits of self-testing builds. Self-testing builds.

The best software testing conferences of 2019

TechBeacon

Some may see testing as a fairly boring and static set of practices, but the leaders in this space know that it is a vibrant discipline that is constantly improving every year, thanks to exciting new techniques made possible by better automation tools and artificial intelligence. App Dev & Testing, Testing, Application Testing, Test Automation, Conferences

How to advance your test automation skills with source control

TechBeacon

If you're a tester and you think you need to get up to speed on coding to become a test automation engineer, you're on the right track. App Dev & Testing, Testing, Application Testing, Source ControlBut don't just learn to code. Instead, start by learning about source control, a methodology for tracking and managing changes to your code.

Self-testing infrastructure-as-code

OpenCredo

As traditional operations has embraced the concept of code, it has benefited from ideas already prevalent in developer circles such as testing your programmable infrastructure. Continue reading Self-testing infrastructure-as-code on opencredo.com. Uncategorized DevOps infrastructure as a code test automation testing vault

One Easy Way To Speed up your Rails Tests and RSpec

NeverFriday

There comes a time in the life of every Ruby on Rails project where you and your team will end up with long running tests. Rails tests can contain factories, fixtures and lots of setup procedures before tests are executed, and all of these can contribute to major slowness in the test runs. Run only the tests that were most likely to be affected by recent code changes. You can even run tests in parallel on your local development machine.

The state of test automation: 7 key trends to watch

TechBeacon

I also speak with many testing thought leaders on my weekly Test Talks podcast. App Dev & Testing, Testing, Automation Guild, Application Testing, Test Automation, Automation Guild 2019Prior to my Automation Guild conference each year, I survey the community about the issues they're struggling with.

Examining Test-First

Net Objectives

Test-first “sounds like it’s about testing, but it’s really about collaboration, shared understanding and better design. Test-first originated with eXtreme Programming (XP) with the focus was on writing tests before code. Fortunately, a natural law of software development is that programs written by first considering their behavior are more flexible and robust than programs written by … Continue reading "Examining Test-First".

Intelligent test automation gives Orion spacecraft a boost

TechBeacon

The role of testing has expanded far beyond making sure that an e-commerce website can cope with a traffic surge during the holiday shopping season. In the world of aerospace and defense (A&D), and for the Orion spacecraft project in particular, software testing is mission-critical. App Dev & Testing, Testing, Application Testing, Test Automation

Best of TechBeacon 2018: Quality comes first for app dev and testing

TechBeacon

With more organizations implementing automated testing practices these days, developer and QA focus has shifted from "Do we need test automation?" The use of AI and machine learning in test automaton received a lot of attention this year, as did other core topics such as training testers to become automation engineers and developers to become better testers. App Dev & Testing, Testing, App Dev, Application Testing, Quality Assurance (QA

Bluetooth Mobile App Testing Checklist

Atomic Spin

Over the years, I’ve spent a great deal of time developing and testing mobile applications that use Bluetooth to pass data to and from custom electronic devices. From that experience, I have compiled a list of test scenarios that can help identify problems related to Bluetooth connectivity and implementation. Test Connection Times after Dropped Connections. Use a Faraday bag or other Faraday shield to isolate your device under test and cause a dropped connection.