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The Peculiarities of Scrum Methodology

The Peculiarities of Scrum Methodology

In the software development area, special techniques and methodologies are applied by the specialists in order to perform the tasks effectively and productively. Testers do the same during software products checking. Very often Scrum methodology is applied during software products development. It is one of the agile methodologies. Scrum provides fast development and testing processes. [...]
What Is the Specifics of TDD?

What Is the Specifics of TDD?

There are different programing technologies and methodologies. Each of them has its own purposes and peculiarities. Some development methods are closely connected with software testing. For example, TDD (Test Driven Development). Kent Beck is considered to be the creator of TDD. From the very beginning, TDD was closely connected with the test-first concept that was [...]
How Can Lighting Affect Testing?

How Can Lighting Affect Testing?

Mobile devices give people the opportunity to use them under various conditions and in different locations. The majority of young people utilize their phones or tablets on go without noticing anything around. Special sensors are used to adopt the device settings to the environment conditions and make the utilizing process more convenient for users. All [...]
Manager of Test Project: a Hard Choice

Manager of Test Project: a Hard Choice

The effective and efficient execution of software testing requires the specialists with certain skills, profound theoretical knowledge, intelligence, some personal characteristics, the degree of motivation and many other items. Besides that, it is very important to wisely distribute tasks and monitor their fulfillment in order to use the available resource (both team members and technologies) [...]
Why Is Test Plan a Basis For Effective Testing?

Why Is Test Plan a Basis For Effective Testing?

Probably all experts of software testing field are sure that every software testing process should be based on a test plan. It is considered to be a key element of product checking. The test plan itself is formulated according to the test strategy. But James Bach, a well-known specialist of software testing field, thinks that [...]
Session-Based Testing as an Alternative to Test Case

Session-Based Testing as an Alternative to Test Case

One of the means to arrange the process of software testing is a test case. The employees of software testing company widely use the test cases to make sure that all essential and typical aspects of the interaction between use and system are checked. Some testers are sure that the usage of test cases during [...]
Automated Testing: How not to Make Worse

Automated Testing: How not to Make Worse

It is well-known that the automation principle is widely used during software testing of various products. It is considered as one of the testing tools that increases the effectiveness of the checking procedure. But, unfortunately, some QA engineers are not fully aware of what tests should be automated and what tests it is better to [...]