Letter From The Editor – December 2019

This is a very special issue of LogiGear Magazine. When we were putting together the Editorial Calendar for this year, we decided that instead of a technology issue, we would focus on the human side of quality and test engineering. We want to focus on individual Test Engineers and their jobs. We talked to a …

12 Best Automation Tools For Testing Desktop Apps In 2019

Check out the top 12 Automation tools with pros and cons–like Cross-Operating Systems, Cross-Automation Platforms, Programming Language Support, and more – for desktop Automation Testing. Although the demand for desktop app testing is not growing as fast as mobile and web app testing, it’s still a crucial day-to-day duty for many testers, especially those who …

These Are the Best Uses for Test Automation

From cross-device testing, to regression testing, to load testing, to data-driven testing, check out the types of testing that are suitable for Test Automation. Scene: Interior QA Department. Engineering is preparing for a final product launch with a deadline that is 12 weeks away. In 6 weeks, there will be a 1 week quality gate, …

TestArchitect Corner: Automated Web Testing with WebDriver Using TestArchitect

Learn how to leverage TestArchitect and Selenium for turnkey, Automated Web testing. TestArchitect lets you create, manage, and run web-based automated tests on different types of browsers—using either a WebDriver or non-WebDriver technique. In this article, we will explore employing WebDriver for testing a web-based application with TestArchitect. TestArchitect with WebDriver is a tool for automating …

Leader’s Pulse: Get Your Teams The Training That They Need!

Having a fully-trained staff is essential to productivity, employee satisfaction, teamwork, and just getting the job done! This is a re-publishing of an article first published in September 2016. It’s a great topic to republish in an issue on testing as a job and the skills needed. At the time this was first published, the …

Glossary – December 2019

Behavior Driven Development (BDD) A software development methodology in which an application is specified and designed by describing how its behavior should appear to an outside observer. BDD combines the general techniques and principles of test-driven development (TDD) with ideas from domain-driven design and object-oriented analysis and design to provide software development and management teams …