Case study: Functionize Eliminates Agvance Test Maintenance with Machine Learning

Background Through their Agvance product line, Software Solutions Integrated, LLC (SSI) has become one of the most well-respected providers of integrated software to retailers in the agriculture sector. Agvance has been developed over a number of years and provides retailers with focused solutions for agronomy, grain management, energy management, and accounting. In early 2017 the … Continued

The Top 10 Reasons Selenium Tests Fail

For more than a decade, Selenium has revolutionized web application testing, bringing the ability to automate tests that previously could only be run manually. In theory, this has freed up QA Engineers to work on developing new tests and tracking down the actual cause of test failures. In practice, anyone who has used Selenium extensively … Continued

What is Selenium Grid | Scaling Test Executions

Ever since websites grew beyond simple pages of information with photos and started offering interactive services such as online shopping, social media, and video, proper UI testing has been essential. However, testing web applications is often far more complicated than testing an equivalent mobile app, since there’s a much broader matrix of test variables. For … Continued

The Future of Test Automation | Part 1 of 2 discussions with Rebecca Karch

I recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Rebecca Karch, QA advisor and former VP of Customer Success at TurnKey Solutions, to discuss the evolving role of QA, especially as it relates to continuous delivery. As a two-part series, Becky will explore the current state of test automation and how autonomous testing is poised … Continued

Getting Past the Hype of Autonomous Testing

In 2017, machine learning became a worldwide buzzword—and it now such that it seems that all product offerings can only garner attention if they are touted as being capable of machine learning. Although artificial intelligence / machine learning (AI/ML) technology has been employed in the software development industry for at least two decades, we’ve come … Continued