In the past, test teams were often divided. Some teams would be focused on functionality, web and app server performance, UI/UX, and test automation; other teams would hone in on data, data security and performance. All of these components compose SMAC Stack (Social, Mobile, Analytics, and Cloud).Continue reading
“Testing is so boring.”
The bore of testing is a frequently mouthed complaint that comes from people in testing who are not mentally stimulated by their work. They are no longer challenged at work and are now bored by testing. Meeting someone that does find a challenge in the work process is rare. The problems they are faced with are multi-faceted and complex.Continue reading
When we released our Automation Survey last year, we asked our survey takers “What would prevent you from automating more tests?” and an overwhelmingly majority replied “Not enough technical skill to build more successful automation”. If you find that your team is in this situation, you’re not alone. Continue reading
We often find teams that don’t have enough knowledge of the basics. They regularly lack support from management, and also don’t have access to the right tools. Despite all the obstacles, the testers are expected to carry the burden of driving exceptional quality and customer satisfaction for the company.