IT Management  >   Systems Design and Development  >  

Testing

RSS Feed    Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
ALSO CALLED: Scenario Testing, Tests
DEFINITION: In general, testing is finding out how well something works. In terms of human beings, testing tells what level of knowledge or skill has been acquired. In computer hardware and software development, testing is used at key checkpoints in the overall process to determine whether objectives are being met. For example, in software development, product objectives are sometimes tested by product user  … 
Definition continues below.
Testing Reports
1 - 25 of 306 Matches Previous Page  |  Next Page
SAP Utilities Gold Client for SAP Utilities
sponsored by Attunity
WEBCAST: In this webinar, discover how to quickly replicate and secure relevant, accurate data for testing, development and training across your SAP environment.
Posted: 25 Apr 2016 | Premiered: Apr 25, 2016

Attunity

Expert Advice for Software Security Testing (Including Embedded Systems)
sponsored by Programming Research
EGUIDE: What's the difference between security for embedded software and regular software testing? This two-part e-guide reveals best practices for security testing embedded software. Inside, discover how threat modeling can ensure a secure embedded system.
Posted: 20 Apr 2016 | Published: 18 Apr 2016

Programming Research

Best Practice Guide: Quality Planning, Assurance, and Control
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: To ensure quality products, you need a strategy in place to plan and control all aspects of your project. This resource reveals key best practices for quality planning, assurance, and control. Discover how to effectively leverage tools like cause and effect diagrams, histograms, statistical sampling, interrelationship diagraphs, and much more.
Posted: 15 Apr 2016 | Published: 15 Apr 2016

Global Knowledge

Tools-Driven DevOps and Continuous Software Delivery in the Enterprise
sponsored by IBM
RESEARCH CONTENT: Continuous delivery is a must for digital transformation and speed is not enough. You must now deliver new products faster at the highest quality. Access this report summary to find how DevOps and Agile development have become the core for delivering quality apps with speed and learn where your peers are with adopting continuous delivery processes.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

IBM

Is Centralized Testing Key to Agile Software Development?
sponsored by MicroFocus
EGUIDE: When it comes to Agile software development, should testing be done by the development team or by a separate, centralized test team? In this e-guide, Agile development expert Matt Heusser explains why a central test team can prevent enterprises from making the most out of their Agile initiative.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Published: 05 Apr 2016

MicroFocus

Accelerate Application Delivery with Synthetic Test Data Generation
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Without the right data for testing, you can't ensure valuable, high-quality apps, but finding or creating the right test data by hand is a time-consuming and error-prone process. This white paper explains how you can improve the quality of test data, increase testing efficiency, and cut costs with synthetic data generation.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

CA Technologies.

Testing for E-Commerce: Prioritizing and Perfecting Performance Tests
sponsored by MicroFocus
WHITE PAPER: It's crucial for e-retailers to prevent downtime to their websites and mobile apps to maximize revenue, maintain a positive reputation, and optimize customer retention. Discover a strategy for performance and load testing that operates from the end user perspective to prevent customers from defecting to the competition.
Posted: 06 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

MicroFocus

Ensure Optimal App User Experiences with Cross Browser Testing
sponsored by MicroFocus
WEBCAST: To ensure a positive user experience for your app, you have to test across multiple browsers, platforms, and devices, which can eat up time and resources and delay your release. Learn how you can execute tests quickly across multiple platforms and devices with an integrated, automated approach to cross browser testing.
Posted: 06 Apr 2016 | Premiered: Apr 6, 2016

MicroFocus

Optimize Your Software Development Supply Chain
sponsored by MicroFocus
WHITE PAPER: It's difficult to track and manage the software development lifecycle when you have numerous teams working individually on different stages of development. Access this resource to learn how to take control of the entire development lifecycle, including requirements management, change management, performance testing, and more.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Published: 05 Apr 2016

MicroFocus

Deliver Apps Faster with Unified Testing
sponsored by MicroFocus
WEBCAST: Today's app users expect better performance and functionality than ever before, but they also expect new apps to be delivered more and more rapidly. Listen to this webcast to hear how you can meet customer expectations faster by unifying all your testing activities. Discover how to dramatically increase the speed and value of your app testing.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Premiered: Apr 5, 2016

MicroFocus

Get a Helping Hand with Automation: 6 Ways to Improve Manual Testing
sponsored by MicroFocus
WHITE PAPER: When you're trying to keep up with Agile release cycles, manual testing can slow you down and prevent you from delivering software on time and within budget. Access this brief resource to discover the 6 ways automation makes testing more efficient and effective.
Posted: 04 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

MicroFocus

Buyer's Guide: Evaluating QA and Test Management Vendors
sponsored by InfoStretch
EGUIDE: When deciding on a QA and test management tool, how can you be sure that you pick an option that actually fits your enterprise's needs? This expert e-guide explains how to evaluate your organization's pain points and issues to narrow down the list of potential QA software vendors.
Posted: 25 Mar 2016 | Published: 23 Mar 2016

InfoStretch

Best Practices for Mobile Application Lifecycle Management
sponsored by InfoStretch
WHITE PAPER: This resource reveals the most common challenges in developing and maintaining mobile apps. Discover best practices for mobile testing to deliver secure, high-quality apps to meet users' increasingly high expectations.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

InfoStretch

Mobile Application Quality: A Strategy for Effective Testing and QA
sponsored by InfoStretch
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes a comprehensive strategy to overcome the biggest challenges of mobile testing. Discover how to effectively implement testing for usability, layout and design, security, load and stress, and more.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 16 Mar 2016

InfoStretch

Delivering Superior Analytics Performance
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how quality assurance engineers thoroughly tested data model, chart engine, drivers, and other areas of embedded analytics. Uncover performance and batch reporting test results that reveal how these tools excel in throughput, scalability, and more.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 14 Mar 2016

OpenText

Gartner 2015 Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Gartner resource compares 19 leading application security testing solution vendors, revealing the strengths and weaknesses of each one. View now and discover how the vendors performed in areas like product quality, sales execution and pricing, and customer experience.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 06 Aug 2015

IBM

Using Static Source Code Analysis to Develop Secure Embedded Software
sponsored by Programming Research
WHITE PAPER: When it comes to embedded software, it's critical to address the root causes of security issues rather than just the symptoms of the problem. This resource explains how static analysis tools can simplify and automate code review to eliminate mistakes before they become integrated into the code base.
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 | Published: 08 Mar 2016

Programming Research

Mobile App Development Test Dictionary: Terminology from A to Z
sponsored by Perfecto Mobile
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to find an in-depth guide to mobile development testing terminology. Explore each of the 6 sections of this guide to learn more about automation, testing styles, agile best practices, and more.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016

Perfecto Mobile

Mobile Test Coverage Index
sponsored by Perfecto Mobile
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, see a comprehensive index of mobile device test coverage, sorted by device, location, screen size, and much more. Additionally, learn 10 mobile market trends and key insights.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Perfecto Mobile

Vendor Landscape: Front-End Mobile App Testing
sponsored by Perfecto Mobile
WHITE PAPER: Poor-quality mobile apps can damage your reputation and cause customers to go elsewhere, and traditional testing processes aren't effective at ensuring optimal performance for mobile apps. This comprehensive Forrester report explores the landscape of mobile app testing tools to help you pick the best fit for your enterprise.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 10 Dec 2015

Perfecto Mobile

Database as a Service: Set up Environments More Quickly
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
VIDEO: View this brief video to learn about a strategy for Database as a Service that can allow you to reduce hardware spending, significantly cut time and costs spent setting up new environments, and more.
Posted: 04 Mar 2016 | Premiered: 30 Jul 2014

Oracle Corporation

Five Ways to Get the Most out of Your Testing Provider
sponsored by nfocus
WHITE PAPER: In this brief white paper, learn 5 ways you can make more out of your relationship with your testing supplier, including: engage in meaningful dialog, don't silo the test function, and 3 more.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

nfocus

Top 5 Considerations for Choosing a Software Testing Provider
sponsored by nfocus
WHITE PAPER: How can you strategically choose a software testing provider that will suit your needs? View a concrete list of the 5 things you must consider when evaluating your options.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

nfocus

One Test Data Manager Solution, Rated and Reviewed
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Learn how four organizations who invested wisely in test data management were able to reduce IT project costs that benefitted the entirety of the development lifecycle.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

CA Technologies

International SOS Streamlines Mobile Testing Services to Accelerate Time-to-Market
sponsored by InfoStretch
CASE STUDY: International SOS had limited in-house testing capabilities for large-scale projects, preventing a speedy delivery of a high-quality mobile app. This case study describes the testing strategy that allowed them to create over 700 test cases and detect over 100 valid defects.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 11 Feb 2016

InfoStretch
1 - 25 of 306 Matches Previous Page    1 2 3 4    Next Page
 
TESTING DEFINITION (continued): …  representatives. When the design is complete, coding follows and the finished code is then tested at the unit or module level by each programmer; at the component level by the group of programmers involved; and at the system level when all components are combined together. At early or late stages, a product or service may also be tested for usability.At the system level, the manufacturer or independent reviewer may subject a product or service to one or more performance tests, possibly using one or more benchmarks. Whether viewed as a product or a service or both, a Web site can also be tested … 
Testing definition sponsored by SearchWinDevelopment.com, powered by WhatIs.com an online computer dictionary

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2016, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement