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Learn about Automation Framework

September 5, 2016
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‘Framework’ is a term that is synonymous with ‘organization’ and ‘supporting structure’. In software, automation framework is a system in which test cases are executed efficiently. It forms the foundation of efficient Automation Framework replay and maintenance.

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Acceptance Testing | UAT testing

August 24, 2016
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The Acceptance Testing is the software testing technique performed to ensure the software system has reached the requirement specifications. In effect, what the acceptance testing doing is that it confirms the system to meet the required criteria for the delivery of the software. Acceptance Testing is performed just after the System Testing and ensures the system is available for the actual use.

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To Automate or not to Automate

August 23, 2016
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Most companies are now faced with this dilemma with their code base – Should it be Automate or not? If so, how much to automate? Where does one start? There are no straight answers to these questions and no one-size-fits-all solution.

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Who Earns more, a Software Tester or a Developer?

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Everyone remembers the day they joined their first company. Fresh out from college, all freshers are filled with energy and are pumped up to make their presence felt in the Software world. Eventually, the training starts and everyone gets acquainted with the IT terminologies, different roles in a Software firm, and how different the actual world is outside the textual confinement.

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Role of Quality Assurance in Team Dynamics

August 20, 2016
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None of us is as smart as all of us’ said Ken Blanchard, a famous American management expert. This ten-word quote sums up how important teams are for any activity, be it a sport where you have a tangible outcome or a software delivery where the outcome is intangible. This article focusses on the role of quality assurance in ensuring the right dynamics within a software team is maintained in order to achieve a higher Quality Assurance of output.

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Software Testing Environment

August 19, 2016
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Testing is an integral part of SDLC. It ensures that an application is functionally rigid and strictly adheres to the specifications provided by the client. But to completely understand the scope of the application and meet the expectations of the client, the application must be tested in a software testing environment that resembles the production environment. And this is the reason why testers should emphasize on replicating the production environment.

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How to perform Software Testing? Explained with an Example 

August 18, 2016
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Software Testing is an endless process which performs continuously throughout the development cycle of the product. At the time of designing SDLC, the test lead should decide when to start and stop testing. The test plan designed after Requirement Analysis and Design, will schedule the tasks for each tester in the group and set deadlines for every task assigned.

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Choosing an automation tool – The Nuances

August 13, 2016
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“The choices we make today have important implications” – A quote by Adam White. This quote is most relevant to the field of Information Technology where sometimes the only difference between two product offerings is the choices the creators made in terms of the technology, framework, process, etc. Test automation is one field where the power of choice of automation tool is held in the hands of a select few who determine the fate of how automation is viewed in the organization as a whole.

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Mind-set Difference between Tester & Developer

August 10, 2016
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Some IT professionals think that a tester’s role is redundant and that a developer alone can test the code that was written by him. Such notion is completely wrong. But can you guess why? A developer can definitely test his own code and also the code was written by other developers. But one thing that a developer would lack is the tester’s strategy, approach, and his mindset.

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Future of Manual Testing

August 9, 2016
Manual testing, software tester career

Recent years Testing has developed a reputation in software development cycle. But during this course of Manual Testing, various fields have emerged like Automation, Big Data, Tools etc. In this section, we would be studying about Future of MANUAL Testing, which is a hot topic for every tester these days.

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