Breaking Down a Web Service

 Understanding the pieces of the web service testing puzzle can make testing easier For people wanting a broader understanding of more pieces in the

Application Programming Interfaces (API) and Web Services

API: An application programming interface (API) is a set of routines, protocols, and tools for building software applications. An API expresses a 

API Testing: The Heart of Functional Testing

An API provides much of the functional capabilities in complex software systems. Most customers are accustomed to interacting with a graphical user in

The Special Case of Social APIs

Social APIs are omnipresent and create special cases for testing. If you understand API testing, especially web service type APIs, testing social APIs

Web Service Reference Documentation: Getting the Information You Need to Test

Lack of information and access to information isn’t an issue with web services. Web service documentation is widely available. Overview     One

Web Services API Testing Books

Here are some books you might find useful when developing your web services API testing strategy. The Art of Application Performance Testing by Ian Mo

Testing in Agile Part 3: Practices and Process

Summary Remember that Agile is not an SDLC. Neither are Scrum and XP for that matter. Instead, these are frameworks for projects; they are built from