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Testing in DevOps

October 3, 2016

Agility is the reason of emerging trend DevOps. DevOps comes up with the combination of two words “Development” & “Operations”. Aall teams should work together better communication and collaboration for delivery product.

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How can Software Testers Enhance their Testing Skills?

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Software testing is not only a lucrative profession but also promises bright future in the software industry. Evolving from a fresher to good testing skills holds a number of hurdles and challenges. Unless and until a software tester recognizes these challenges and strive to perfect his or her testing skills, surviving in the software industry can be a tough job for a tester. In this post, we would be explaining the different challenges faced by a software tester, and also chalk down different tips which can help testers to stay on top of their game

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10 Software Testing Myths

September 26, 2016
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In all previous articles, we have talked about different QA practices and roles played by Software testers. There we mentioned the characteristic efforts that different type of testing demands. However, in this article, we would be talking about 10 different software testing myths that persist in the QA practices and general testing.

When people from other IT professions talk about a software tester’s role, they narrate experiences that they personally feel or what they have overheard from other professions. Some facts are true, while others are a Software Testing Myths. In this post, we would bring into limelight the different myths regarding software testing.

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Requirement Traceability Matrix

September 25, 2016
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The purpose of the Requirement Traceability Matrix [RTM], is to link the requirements collected during requirement specification analysis to the technical requirements and the test data.

RTM specifies all the requirements and their traceability and delivered at the completion of the Software development lifecycle.

Creating RTM focuses on linking the requirements to the test cases and ensuring that no requirements are missed.The validation process during testing is traced by using the RTM.

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Mobile Application Testing

September 23, 2016
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In our day to day, life mobile has become very important part and it seems that we are not able to move without mobile. In addition to calling and sending SMS, mobile nowadays is providing a wide variety of other services like instant chatting, Sending MMS, Sending emailFirst, Internet access and short range wireless communication (Bluetooth) hence need of Mobile Application Testing.Read More…

Overview of REST API Testing

September 22, 2016
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When we are told to test a complete application, the first things that come to our mind are its specifications, requirements and how the different functionalities need to re-tested. We also create a test plan side by side so that ample emphasis is provided to all testing vertices. But when a project has short release cycle and the application is prone to change, we must think of a better approach i.e. REST API Testing.

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How to Become Hadoop-Big Data tester

September 8, 2016
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For analysis purposes, companies often rely on data from different sources. For example, an e-commerce website gathers users’ browsing pattern and uses information from different social networking platforms to evaluate or make assumptions for the different products or services customers might be interested in. Such data generally range in terabytes & it is called as Hadoop Big Data. Companies break-down all this data gathered, in the form of data sets which are further refined and evaluated using different computing techniques.

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Why Become Hadoop or Big Data Tester

September 7, 2016
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Software testing is a respectable and crucial position in any IT company. As testing is an integral part of SDLC and ensures the stability and overall success of an application, software testers are considered as gatekeepers and responsibility increase much in the case of Hadoop ecosystem.

That’s not all. A good software tester with a keen insight would have a thorough understanding of the project and would be accustomed to all possible flows of the application.But after a certain stage, the learning curve hits a plateau, which can lead to stagnation; a dangerous stage in any IT professional’s career.

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Software Quality Assurance Activities

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Software Quality Assurance (SQA) is the process of making sure that the software is free from defects or mistakes and performs all the functionalities without complaints just before the delivery.The SQA process talks about the evaluation of the software on the basis of certain activities.

The Software Quality Assurance is measured based on the internal and external quality features of the software. The external quality is measured based on the real-time activities in operational mode and how the software is useful for the end users.

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Testing in Agile

September 6, 2016
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Before knowing the Agile test, it is important to know what Agile is. It is a methodology for Software Development which is based on iterative and incremental approach, Now what does incremental approach mean. Incremental Approach means that whole software Development process occurs in a repetitive iteration. We are developing some features of the application in a cycle and adding some more features in it, also incorporating change required after review of the previous cycle.

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