5 Questions To Ask Yourself When Cross-Platform Testing

It’s far from straightforward to release a software application in today’s varied, cross-platform device landscape. It may be expected to run on everything from a desktop PC to a smartwatch. Just looking at smartphones, you have a huge variety of different hardware specifications to deal with, and that’s before you even consider the software running on them. When you put all the possible hardware combinations together with the operating systems, drivers, browsers, and other software that might go on top, you quickly realize that the…

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3 Common Test Automation Mistakes

The software development world has shifted towards a continuous delivery model, and the demand for test automation has skyrocketed. We’re also seeing the erosion of traditionally separate roles, as DevOps gathers pace, which spells opportunity for testers with coding skills. Test automation offers the chance to boost efficiency and speed, and to establish greater consistency, but there are pitfalls to watch out for. Be aware of this trio of common test automation misconceptions to ensure they don’t jeopardize your project. Automation will replace testers Many…

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How to find the right partners, processes and tools for outsourced testing success

It’s important to look beyond cost reduction when you outsource. Take the time to formulate a strategy that will secure the expertise you need, establish a smooth working relationship, and include the best technological tools available. The right partner will drive innovation and create value for your business. More than one-third of respondents to Deloitte’s Global Outsourcing Survey 2016 say they already measure the value of innovation in their outsourcing relationships. There are three key elements to outsourced testing success: Picking the right partner It’s…

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