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Software Testing: Top 10 Trends Ahead

As the application ecosystem continues to evolve, software testing companies are constantly learning new ways to ensure end user experiences do not get impacted in a negative way. In fact, software testing services providers that like to stay ahead of the curve are already adopting new ways to make software applications deliver richer and more…

Testing Apps In the SMAC Age

Testing Apps In the SMAC Age

Social media, mobility, data analytics and cloud computing have existed for decades. So what is so different about SMAC? Well, here’s what is different. SMAC represent the convergence of these four individual technology forces. Social media, mobile computing, information or data and cloud computing are coming together in an interactive fashion. This is creating new…

Why Software Quality is Critical

There are few things as critical to a company’s success as software quality. However, software design flaws caused due to software quality testing glitches, which come in all shapes and sizes, can happen to even the most successful of businesses. Take for instance the considerable embarrassment Apple suffered in 2012 when it fumbled an upgrade…

Why Service Excellence Matters

In today’s crowded marketplace, a business’s customer service can make or break them. Big brands like Zappos, Nordstrom, and St. Regis understand the value in a never-ending supply of happy (and loyal) customers. These brands’ attention to detail and commitment to excellent service has been the key to their ascensions while many of their competitors…

Functional Testing in an Agile Environment

Managing Functional Testing in an Agile Environment

Challenge Agile development for mobile and web applications has blurred collaboration between developers and QA engineers. As project managers and developers focus on developing product features and building product backlog items/user stories during agile cycles, testers don’t get enough time to test iterations. Sometimes, developers assume the roles of QA testers, thus compromising the focus…