Category: Software Testing

10Sep, 2018

Managing a Test Process: 8 Tips to Manage Test Process Efficiently

Many organizations postpone all software testing activities to the end of development, after the implementation has started, or even after implementation has ended. By waiting until late in the process, testing ends up compromised. Not enough resources (time or budget) remain, problems with previous stages have been solved by taking time and dollars from testing, […]

08Sep, 2018

Regressing Testing: Contextualizing regression testing in evolving software security practices

Regression testing is the process of re-testing software that has been modified. Regression testing comprises of a great majority of testing energy in the development of software and is a crucial part of any viable software development process. Large components or systems tend to have large regression test sets. In practice, regression testing is often […]

03Sep, 2018

Post Deployment Monitoring in E-Commerce Testing: A Guide to Acing Testing in E-Commerce

Suppose you were browsing an e-commerce site and thinking about using it to buy an airline ticket for the first time, but it failed while you were searching for a flight. It’s not likely that you would report a problem to the company running the site. After all, it is not your problem, it’s theirs. […]

30Aug, 2018

Penetration Testing for Beginners

In common parlance, penetration testing is often defined as an authorized and legal attempt to disclose exploits in systems/applications in order to make them more secure. Penetration testing generally involves searching for weaknesses and providing POC (i.e. proof of concept) attacks to validate the significance of vulnerabilities/flaws in the system. A well-defined penetration test also […]

10Aug, 2018

Building a Secure Software Development Life Cycle: Beginner’s Guide to Success

A traditional software development lifecycle (SDLC) often overlooks security testing and delays security verification and testing efforts until after the software has been created. However, vulnerabilities are an emergent property of software that appears throughout the design and implementation cycles. Gradually, the earlier a defect is uncovered, the cheaper it is to fix, which makes […]

Testing for beginners
07Aug, 2018

Six Tips for Documenting Testing for Beginners

Documentation is an integral part of the formalization of the test process. The IEEE Standard for Software Test Documentation [829] provides a really good description of test documents and of their relationship with one another and with the testing process. As integral as this process is for testing purposes, it doesn’t get a lot of […]

technical debt
11Jun, 2018

Understanding Technical Debt in Software Testing

Understanding Technical Debt in Software Testing: Why is it important for Productive Software Testing in Future Managing technical debt has been one of the most emerging problems for the current general of software testers, especially those organizations that develop and maintain large software systems. Similar to a bad debt in the financial industry, the term […]

DevOps | Independent Testing Company
15May, 2018

Choosing The Best Tool For Automation Testing- Tips and Strategies

Choosing the right automation testing tool could be a tough job. At times, choosing the wrong tool could lead to results which are unexpected and unforeseen, besides there being significant technical difficulties in making the tool work in your environment. Situations like these will, at best, set back your test automation efforts and may also […]

Manual Testing | Independent Testing Company
08May, 2018

Making Manual Testing Better- Five Shortfalls and Suggestions

Manual software testing has been the cornerstone of software testing ever since software testing was set up. All test engineers and software QA staff, developers and programmers test their code manually, at least to some degree. Though it is a critical element of software testing, it is certainly not the be-all and end-all. Furthermore, it […]

Manual Testing | Independent Testing Company
01May, 2018

Six Common Misconceptions About Software Testing You Should Know

The art of software testing is extremely sophisticated and often misunderstood by those who do not engage in software testing. For such ‘non-testers’, these common misconceptions about software testing are often related to how software testing differs from other forms of testing. Here, we discuss six common misconceptions that every tester should know- Misconception 1: […]