How should Testing Teams handle Software Service Level Agreements (SLAs)?

The software industry is always changing, with new advances in technology happening on a regular basis. While the internet has transformed almost every industry around the globe, its progression is not always easy. With new software being released to the market every day, companies are often required to invest in new technology. Unfortunately, not all developers are aware of the potential consequences that can arise from neglecting performance andRead more

User Acceptance Testing

User Acceptance Testing (UAT) – The Ultimate Guide

In an era of rapid technological advancements, companies need to create products faster to meet customers’ needs. One key to meeting users’ demands is verifying that the software works for them by watching them interact. End-user testing is a process used throughout an application’s development. It allows users to validate that the system under development meets their business requirements and specifications before going to production. End-user testing is essentiallyRead more

Software Quality Assurance Test Cycles

This blog post will discuss what a Software Quality Assurance Test Cycle is, how they track testing efforts, why they are important for developing high-quality software products, and more! What is a Software Quality Assurance Test Cycle? How are Testing Efforts tracked for Test Cycles? Why is tracking testing efforts important in Test Cycles? What is a Software Quality Assurance Test Cycle? A Software Quality Assurance Test Cycle isRead more

End-to-End Testing Ultimate Guide

The Ultimate Guide to End-to-End Testing in Agile

Most programs developed in modern times are designed with a service-oriented architecture structure. Accordingly, your applications interface with many subsystems outside your development team’s scope. When one of these external subsystems has a bug or stops working, it can negatively impact your application. So, to ensure everything is working correctly, the development team must test the entire business process from beginning to end (or end-to-end). End-to-end testing serves twoRead more

The Ultimate Guide to the Advantages and Disadvantages of Software Testing

If you are a software tester, you already know the importance of testing techniques in software testing. However, do you know what the advantages and disadvantages of Software Testing are? They help to check whether we get the expected outcomes from a software system. Understanding the benefits and drawbacks of software testing and these techniques will assist you in boosting the software quality of your application quickly. So areRead more

manual testing vs automation testing

Manual Testing vs. Automation Testing: Which is best for your project?

Software testing is typically categorized as Manual Testing and Automation Testing based on how performance of the testing. Automation Testing vs. Manual Testing remains a hot discussion topic among software testers. Both these testing processes have unique advantages, disadvantages, and use cases. This article will give you a thorough understanding of manual and Automation Testing. What is Manual Testing?  Manual Testing occurs when a team member manually navigates throughRead more

Ultimate Guide to Black and White Box Testing

Black Box testing and White Box testing are two types of software testing techniques popular among testers. Black Box testing is executed without accessing the code base and without knowing how the software application works. In other words, understanding the software architecture, including front-end, backend, and middleware is not needed to perform Black Box testing. White Box testing is the complete opposite of Black Box testing. To perform WhiteRead more

The Ultimate Guide to Scalability Testing

Scaling your software application as user demand grows is vital for all software applications. Organizations must take the required steps to foster the best user experience by optimizing infrastructure costs using scalability testing. You will also learn about scalability testing needs, the purpose of scalability testing, scalability testing types, preconditions for scalability testing, the scalability testing features, how to perform scalability testing, and the advantages and disadvantages of scalabilityRead more

Test Plan vs Test Strategy

Both test plan and test strategy are required elements for the Quality Assurance (QA) processes we execute during the software testing phase. Both of these documents are part of the QA Best Practices. However, the test plan and the test strategy are not always interchangeable. Therefore, depending on our testing requirements, we need to identify the exact element used.   How do you know whether you need a testRead more

Improve Your Project’s Future Prospects with Capacity Testing

The industry statistics say that 40% of users abandon a site if it takes more than 3 seconds to load. And when it comes to eCommerce websites, even a delay of one second can cost businesses more than $250,000 annually. Additionally, 79% of users never return to a website when the website’s performance is slow. With the increase of internet users, amount of data, and speed it moves, theRead more