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3 biggest roadblocks to continuous testing

Agile teams know that they should be practicing continuous testing—but the vast majority are not. Here are the top three reasons why

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Software security: There’s more to it than bug-bounty programs

Take full advantage of white-hat hackers to help you secure your code. And still do all the other security stuff you should do before you release your code

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Making continuous testing work for your organization

5 best practices for continuous testing in a devops environment

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6 usability testing methods that will improve your software

Go beyond standard QA testing to ensure that your software product accomplishes your business goals

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How to align test automation with agile and devops

Along with CI/CD’s continuous integration and continuous development, you need continuous testing

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The future of load testing is BLU

A new 'lean' approach to load testing gives agile developers and testers fast feedback on performance—without all the hassles traditionally associated with performance testing.

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Test automation comes of age

Testing teams will significantly expand test automation efforts over the next year. Here are the biggest challenges they’ll face

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How developers can get the ops team on their side

It shouldn’t be dev vs. ops. Instead, consider the ops team as one of your customers, and make software that it can use

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How to debug web apps outside the browser

If a web app doesn’t use the browser, how can you test it? Microsoft’s Edge Dev Tools brings the familiar F12 tools to the desktop

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Luna promises to make JavaScript testing easier

Inspired by Google Go, Luna avoids the effort of other frameworks that require the writing of boilerplate code and have multiple configuration options

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Meet the modern software tester: Bug hunters profiled

Young men predominate as bug hunters, many of whom are gamers, work in IT or security, and have studied computer science.

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How the role of software testing is evolving

Software testing has the potential to seem boring as shit, but it could also elevated to sexy, where testers are the stewards of the customer experience

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How to start your own bug-bounty program

Code vulnerabilities and other entry points for hackers exist in your systems. Why not use hackers to help find and fix them?

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5 reasons why your code is running so slowly—and how to fix it

Here’s how to address why the code runs well on your development machine but has totally borked in production

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Retail and e-commerce: digital transformation and what it means for software QA

Those that are successful in deploying resources into software testing at the right time and place will win the race towards higher quality systems that keep customers coming back

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4 continuous testing challenges organizations must address

As devops teams embrace continuous testing to assure quality, they encounter new challenges on their road to success

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What is CI/CD? Continuous integration and continuous delivery explained

The CI/CD pipeline is one of the best practices for devops teams to implement, for delivering code changes more frequently and reliably

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Like herding cats: managing test automation tools in an open-source world

Many software organizations have too many test automation tools. With growing complexity in QA, there’s a need to balance flexibility and control

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