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Is Test Plan a Dead Document in an Agile Environment?

Does the Agile Manifesto, ‘Implementation over Documentation’, refers to No Documentation? No, not at all! However, in the competitive environment where speed is crucial, a number of teams have abandoned the test plans altogether. The plans have acquired a bad reputation of being time-killers. They are definitely hard to maintain, and nobody seems to read…

QA Outsourcing Benefits Vs Costs

Some Considerations Before You Outsource QA & Testing Services In the current market scenario, outsourcing has become an effective option for strategic management. However, when you decide to outsource your QA &Testing services, you should carefully weigh the related costs and benefits before making a final decision.

Improving the Credibility of Self-Service Analytics with Data Quality

In this age of analytics, intelligence is powered by algorithms and decisions are based on facts analyzed from datasets. And Self-Service BI systems can assist businesses in making these data-driven decisions by analyzing the significant datasets without the real need of including IT professionals to produce reports or explain the facts. Infact, with this data…

About Security Testing- Part ll

This is a two part series: 1.  Significance of Security Testing in an era of illimitable Cyber-Attacks 2. Open Source Security Testing Tools You Should Know About Open Source Security Testing Tools You Should Know About In connect with our previous blog, we can begin by simply stating that security testing has become an inevitable…

About Security Testing – Part I

This is a two part series: 1. Significance of Security Testing in an era of illimitable Cyber-Attacks 2. Open Source Security Testing Tools You Should Know About Significance of Security Testing in an era of illimitable Cyber-Attacks Considering the number of breaches and security threats that currently exist, security testing has become a critical part…

Product Quality And Speed To Market– How To Nail Both

Product Managers are constantly striving to achieve three key outcomes from their QA and testing teams: 1) increased speed to market, 2) reduced cost of testing, and of course, 3) improved software quality. While most Product Managers will agree that the above three are indeed at the top of the list of their priorities; a…

Out With The Old, In With The New

Astegic unveils its new face with the launch of their new website. Astegic also has a new logo. Learn more about Astegic QA & Testing expertise, technology drivers and how these are deployed in real scenarios to deliver client success. For 15 years, Astegic has been helping Fortune 500 through startup companies with their Testing…

Avoiding the Pesticide Paradox in Software Testing

Boris Beizer defined the Pesticide Paradox as: “Every method you use to prevent or find bugs leaves a residue of subtler bugs against which those methods are ineffectual.” This simply means that as the same test suite is run multiple times, it become ineffective in catching bugs. And moreover, these test sets will also fail…

A Journey to the IoT World-III

This is a three part series Part 1: An Introduction to IoT Part 2: Testing Challenges in an IoT Framework Part 3: Managing the IoT Storm- Probable Solutions to the Testing Ordeals Managing the IoT Storm- Probable Solutions to the Testing Ordeals In our last blog, we highlighted the testing challenges that IoT brings along,…