Jesus Racionero

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Las 19 Mejores Técnicas de Lluvias de Ideas para Generar Ideas para Cada Situación

¿Cuál es la mejor manera de realizar una lluvia de ideas? Mientras que hay reglas básicas que hacen el proceso significativo y efectivo, literalmente …

API automation made easier for a QA engineer

<b>Why API Testing?</b><p>API Testing is the best way to test back-end endpoints and integrations. Having a solid API Testing framework in place can reduce …

No unit tests? No problem!

A couple of weeks ago I created a Twitter poll about unit tests that asked:<p><i>"Is code without unit tests inherently bad code?"</i><p>Is code without unit …

My first game of TestSphere

Today (as I write this, last week as it is published) I had my first experience playing TestSphere. I’ve had a deck for ages but only recently …

The case for using open source tools for test automation

One of the strong signals coming from the test automation community lately is the increasing popularity and adoption of open source tools and …

Testing in Arquillian with Docker Containers

Arquillian is an open source testing platform for the JVM that enables to easily create automated integration, functional and acceptance tests for …

The Software Testing Pyramid

So, I read a thing recently about a Test Pyramid. It was quite long and irrelevant to my situation. I got bored and overwhelmed. This is not to say …

Performance Testing

Improve Software Testing with Containers

<b>Improve Software Testing with Containers</b><p>Yuan Sun, Huawei, www.enjoytesting.cn, @yuansun82<br>Yan Wei, Huawei, echo3301 [at] gmail<p>With the advent of the …

Mobile Test Automation That Works

At Lucid, we automated half of our manual regression testing for our Lucidchart Android app—knocking the regression cycle down from six to three …

How to Mock and Simulate JMS IBM WebSphere MQ with Traffic Parrot [Hands on Review]

Traffic Parrot, a service virtualization tool, hands-on Review Tutorial: Traffic Parrot reduces software testing costs and help testers deliver the …

Using Bug Taxonomy to Design Better Software Tests

In software testing, bug taxonomy involves defining feature categories and collecting lists of possible bugs in each category. These lists can be …

Storytelling for test professionals

This is a very condensed brief of an 8 hour workshop I visited earlier this year held by Huib Schoots. You can find the slides here.<p>Storytelling is …

How do you develop effective KPIs? 10 simple steps for any business

Of course Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are important in business. But, when push comes to shove, KPIs are only really useful if you identify the …

Top 11 Open Source Performance Testing Tools for Load & Stress Testing

Top 11 Open Source Performance Testing Tools for Load & Stress Testing Here are some of the top open source performance testing tools you can use for …

Protractor Testing Tool for End-to-end Testing of AngularJS Applications

What is Protractor? The Protractor is an automation testing tool for web applications testing; combining powerful technologies such as Jasmine, …

Data Driven Framework in Selenium WebDriver Using Apache POI

How to work on Data Driven Framework in Selenium Using Apache POI? Data Driven Framework is one of the popular Automation Testing Framework in the …

Testing a Moving Target: How Do We Test Machine Learning Systems?

Most machine learning systems are based on neural networks, or sets of layered algorithms whose variables can be adjusted via a learning process. …

Embark on a Change Journey for Agile Transformation

The leaders in an organization play a key role in making a team's agile change journey sustainable. Managers have to understand the team culture, …

8 Steps to Software Release Management for Agile Teams

In some team configurations, especially those that are new to agile, there are no DevOps principles in place, and a lack of infrastructure engineers …

Cracking the Code on Millennials

Our latest generation of programmers, project managers, and testers is perceived to be uninterested, unmotivated, and difficult to manage. Jason …

The Changing Role of Testing in DevOps

Testing is just as important as ever, but with DevOps, who does the testing and how it is done are changing. Testing has become the responsibility of …

6 Steps to Bridge DevOps with Release Management in the Enterprise

Balancing time-to-market pressures with regulatory needs and business continuity demands is a challenge for highly regulated large enterprises. …

Transitioning from Waterfall to Agile Using DevOps: An Interview with Mark Levy

In this interview, Mark Levy, the director of strategy at Micro Focus, explains why DevOps is so important when making the move from waterfall to …

A retrospective critique of an exploratory testing session

These are the notes for a critique of this Exploratory Testing Session on YouTube<p>You can watch the critique below on youtube<p>Introduction<p>I picked …

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Testing the Unexpected: A Shift Right in DevOps Testing

DevOps is not only about developing and releasing applications; testing is also an essential part of the practice. But the role of testing in DevOps …

Exit Criteria, Software Quality, and Gut Feelings

Bug counts and trends don't cover all the quality aspects of a product. A good exit criteria list provides an orderly list of attributes that …

Use Version Control to Unlock Your Development Velocity

Effective source code management provides a basis for every essential development best practice, including continuous integration and continuous …

Using Games to Make You a Better Tester

I find myself playing games a lot. I especially enjoy playing games with others. While they can also be fun, games give me chances to interact with …

You Can’t Buy DevOps

There are organizations that want to “buy DevOps,” like it is a plugin to add to the development process. They often create a new role, team, …

Get Smart about Your Regression Tests’ Value

If you aren’t measuring the coverage your regression tests provide, you may be spending too much time for little benefit. Consider the value of your …