What is API Testing?

As anyone will tell you, APIs are the glue that holds together all modern web and mobile applications. Without APIs, frontend clients wouldn’t be able to communicate with backends and no services could function. The history of APIs is relatively short, really only going back to the days just after the .com bubble. Early pioneers … Continued

SQALogic Partners with Functionize to Ensure an Optimum Testing Solution

San Francisco, September 25, 2018 — SQALogic Technologies, the leader in end-to-end quality solutions, is excited to announce a new strategic partnership with Functionize, the first AI cloud-based technology that bundles functional, load and performance testing a single platform. Based in San Francisco, Functionize’s use of artificial intelligence and machine learning transforms QA from a … Continued

Types of Software Testing

Software testing, also known as application testing, has a somewhat ambiguous definition and is a broad process composed of several interlinked types of software testing. Its primary objective is to measure software health and completeness in regard to core requirements. This is achieved by detecting differences between the given input and expected output. Essentially, think … Continued

The Importance of Planning your Tests

In many companies, especially smaller start-ups, testing is often an afterthought, with CEOs and managers sometimes viewing it as wasting valuable resources. But as we all know, without proper testing you risk releasing buggy software that damages your reputation and loses you customers. However, there is no doubt that testing can consume a lot of … Continued

The Pursuit of Continuous Testing

In a recent Functionize article, I wrote about the need for continuous testing, how CT differs from testing automation, and the importance of continuous assessment and risk mitigation while exploring how to implement CT. This article is a follow-up, in which we’ll look at the CT challenges, scope, benefits and best-practices. Look both ways: The … Continued

A Brief Overview of Performance Testing Tools

The field of performance testing is undergoing a major transformation. Highly technical tools like JMeter have helped companies make better business decisions in light of understanding a website’s performance across static and dynamic resources. Since the customer experience online is so critical today, companies cannot afford to be unaware of scenarios and conditions that could … Continued