What is Smoke Testing? A Complete Guide to Smoke Testing
In this article, we explore some interesting history of how the term “smoke testing” originated, and then use that history as an analogy for finding defects in software and systems. We also show examples of how smoke testing can be designed and performed in a variety of contexts
9 Steps to Follow When Evaluating Software Testing Tools
Software testing tools evaluation is not an easy task. Following these nine simple steps will help you ensure you are making the right choice.
Mastering the new reality of manual and automation test management
The challenges of managing manual & automated testing together, and how to make it work
Understanding, Defining and Implementing Software QA and Testing Metrics
This article explores the territory around metrics of software QA activities. Measurement and metrics are a key aspect of software QA and testing. Everything done in software QA is understood by the way those activities are reported, which is conveyed in metrics.
Pros and Cons of Using Jira as a Test Case Management Tool
This article explores both sides of the issue of trying to adapt the Jira incident tracking tool to also be used as a test case management tool.
After reading this article, you should have the information needed to know which test management tool approach is best for you.
What is User Acceptance Testing? A Concise Guide to UAT Planning and Design
User Acceptance Testing (UAT) has unique characteristics that require a different approach to test planning and design. In this article, we will discuss those differences and what is needed to describe a clear picture of user acceptance testing.
Realizing Test Cases, Test Scripts and Test Scenarios as Valued Testing Assets
Too many testers are writing test cases, test scripts and other test documentation with only the short-term view in mind. Learn why documentation is important
Implement your methodology using 5 PractiTest features
This webinar will focus on how to define your tests and run them to fit your process while maintaining the big picture of your overall coverage using the 5 key PractiTest features and abilities
10 Important Guidelines To Follow When Writing a Test Case
Since time is a limited resource with a price, when it comes to writing test cases, be smart about it and write down the test cases that will bring you...
Adding Exploratory Testing for Optimum QA Coverage
Find out how you can improve your testing practices and software quality, by adding Exploratory Testing to the mix of Scripted and Automated tests.
How to Test Behavior Driven Development (BDD) with PractiTest
Behavior-driven development or BDD, is a method for a more accessible and effective way for teams new to agile software delivery that aims at testing human behavior rather than a...
What can we learn from the 2019 State of Testing™ Report
In this Webinar, Joel Montvelisky, Lalitkumar Bhamare, Simon Prior, and Chris Kenst are reviewing the main findings of the 2019 State of Testing.
Generating visibility into your projects, using PractiTest graphs and reports
In this Webinar, Joel Montvelisky will explain how you can plan your reporting correctly and then generate great visibility via PractiTest’s dashboards and reports.
Choosing the right Software Testing tool for your Software Development process
Before getting bogged down with a huge list of tools, here's what to keep in mind before selecting your software testing tool.
Stop being a bottleneck for software quality assurance
If you feel testing is holding you back from right time deliveries and turning your team into a bottleneck at the end of the release, you need to focus your...
Software Testing 101: The crucial guide to software QA for project managers
Were you assigned to lead a Software testing project? We gathered a few basic guidelines - both technical and methodological - to help you succeed in your new assignment as...
Switching to a new test management software, Effectively.
Basic steps to follow while migrating to a new test management software solution so you can continue working without disruption and benefit from the advantages of your new QA Management...
Unconventional Ideas for Revolutionary Testing Teams
Learn how to generate revolutionary and sometimes counterintuitive ideas to improve the way your testing team works!
Are You Really Doing Agile Testing? 5 Metrics to Check
In this article, you’ll learn what agile testing is and how it is performed. You’ll also learn about five metrics you can use to ensure that your testing processes are as agile as possible.