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By Sanjay Zalavadia | Everything software quality!

Don’t Lose Sight of Agile by Going Agile | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Rodney West, Senior Consultant and the Editorial Director at Isos Technology. Isos Technology is</i> …

DevOps

Getting the most from JIRA reporting and dashboards | Zephyr

Software development projects include numerous factors that must be considered, but it can be difficult to stay up to speed with everything absent …

DevOps

Reinventing QA in the DevOps era | Zephyr

Documentation and testing are two activities that have traditionally been give short shrift on software development teams. Documentation, in the form …

Agile strategies for managing bug fixes | Zephyr

Experienced quality assurance professionals know that there are numerous tradeoffs in delivering high-quality software on time and budget. The …

Software Development

How to write a great software test plan | Zephyr

Testing has become a critical part of the software development lifecycle, especially as agile practices and functional builds become the norm across …

DevOps

When are you ready for test automation? | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Chelsey Lang, Clearvision. Clearvision is a partner of Zephyr that helps software teams and IT</i> …

Automation

How to budget for test automation | Zephyr

According to this year's World Quality Report 2016-17, which is based on a global survey of 1,600 CIOs and IT leaders conducted by Capgemini, HP and …

Software Development

What is data-driven automation? | Zephyr

There are a number of routes that developers and quality assurance teams can take to leverage automation in their operations. Data-driven automation …

Data Management

Information Architecture in Agile Projects | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Rodney West, Senior Consultant and the Editorial Director at Isos Technology. Isos Technology is</i> …

Information Architecture

How to Choose the Best Test Management Tool for DevOps | Zephyr

Picking the wrong testing tool can be a big waste of time and money. If you choose a test management tool that isn't in tune with where your …

Solving the top 3 automated regression testing issues | Zephyr

The beauty of test automation is that it reliably performs the tedious and repetitive, albeit necessary, tasks associated with certain workflows.<p>When …

Software Development

What is the difference between mobile and web app testing? | Zephyr

Testing a system application, such as a company network. is a very different than testing a mobile application that could reach thousands, if not …

Web Application

Technologies that software testers need to master in 2017 and beyond | Zephyr

The wide-spread adoption of agile software development methodologies and DevOps in the past few years is helping businesses become much more …

How to identify and manage software testing risks | Zephyr

The entire job of software testers focuses on risk mitigation. Test design and development centers around which test will optimally mitigate risk. …

Risk Management

Scaling Agile for Your Small Business | Zephyr

As small businesses feel their way into the market and industry, the flexibility that agile processes afford business growth can guide and validate …

Scaling frameworks, agile models, and your team | Zephyr

For the past two decades, the agile methodology has facilitated software delivery. Scaling agile techniques across departments is challenging. The …

Software delivery through digital transformation | Zephyr

Much has been discussed about the extent to which digital computing has transformed business models. As digital products increase the use of …

The best way to do agile project reporting | Zephyr

Accurate reporting is a key element in fostering quality communication within an organization, especially large, complex, global enterprises. Without …

Preserving Agile Momentum Through a P1 | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Rodney West, Senior Consultant and the Editorial Director at Isos Technology. Isos Technology is</i> …

Maximizing ROI through test automation | Zephyr

There are many considerations which business must take into account when looking at software test automation. Automation changes the entire test …

The Role of QA Testing in an Enterprise's Digital Transformation Journey | Zephyr

Digital technologies are rapidly transforming both business practices and societies, and they need to be core to your business model if you expect to …

The future of continuous testing | Zephyr

Especially within agile development, continuous testing has recently become a mainstay for software companies. Although the future of the testing …

Using best practices within the scope of automation | Zephyr

Introduced over the last decade and a half, automated testing has gone through many changes. The enterprise test management industry has introduced …

Balancing speed and quality in agile projects | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Chelsey Lang, Clearvision. Clearvision is a partner of Zephyr that helps software teams and IT</i> …

How to keep systems & teams in sync while managing requirements | Zephyr

Collaboration is key to successful software development, both between customers and the development team and within the team itself. If business and …

Management

Infrastructure Testing: From Ad Hoc to Standardized Test Automation | Zephyr

Organizations consistently invest domestically and internationally in IT infrastructures to advance business growth. As businesses strive to meet …

Want efficient automation? Get over the over-checking! | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from LogiGear. LogiGear is a partner of Zephyr, who provides leading-edge software testing</i> …

How Centralized Scripting Tools Coordinate QA Team Test Models | Zephyr

Present-day powerfully dynamic computing systems require that developers and QA teams extensively validate software and network operations under …

End-to-end traceability of requirements with Atlassian and Zephyr | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Dominic Bush, Co-founder and CTO, BDQ. BDQ is a partner of Zephyr and its data profiling product</i> …

DevOps