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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  … 
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Succeeding with Static Code Analysis: An Implementation Guide
sponsored by Programming Research
WHITE PAPER: Static code analysis can help you rapidly ensure the safety and security of embedded software, but it isn't a one-size-fits-all solution. Discover the biggest challenges that can prevent static code analysis from effectively detecting issues early on.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 19 May 2016

Programming Research

Static Code Analysis: A Buyer's Guide
sponsored by Programming Research
WHITE PAPER: How can you select the right static code analysis solution to deliver reliable, safe, and secure software? Explore the major benefits and pitfalls of static code analysis tools, and discover best practices to optimize embedded software development.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Published: 18 May 2016

Programming Research

Five Critical Rules for Firewall Management: Lessons from the Field
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will teach you five things to consider when managing your firewall, and will present you with real life examples of how these five things have helped other organizations improve their firewall management.
Posted: 11 May 2016 | Published: 08 Jun 2011

Dell SecureWorks

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

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.

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

Application Security: Evaluate Leading Testing Vendors
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

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

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

Using Predictive Analytics to Extract Insight from Internet of Things Data
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: How can you unlock the full value of Internet of Things data? This resource explains how a predictive approach to analytics can empower you to integrate and analyze data streaming from instrumented equipment and combine it with enterprise data to extract new insights.
Posted: 22 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

IBM

Applying Predictive Analytics to Product Quality, Warranty, and Safety
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Listen to this webcast to hear how two emerging analytical capabilities can help you avoid issues that drive up costs, impact operations, and slow supply chains. Learn how to use predictive maintenance for product quality and warranty and discover leading practices in safety analytics that empower you to deliver value to customers.
Posted: 22 Jan 2016 | Premiered: Jun 30, 2015

IBM

Automated Application Testing: Coping With Change
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses five issues around automated application testing. Learn what an automated testing framework needs in order to conquer these challenges and gain an advantage that helps you get higher-quality applications to market faster than competitors.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

CA Technologies.

Test Data Management: The Key to Continuous Delivery
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Developers often neglect testing in order to deliver software more quickly, but this can result in bugs that actually slow down your operations. This white paper explains how a requirements-based approach to test data management can allow you to deliver better-quality software, save time, and cut costs.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

CA Technologies.

Realizing the Value of Test Data Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes common problems and potential benefits of Test Data Management (TDM) in a testing and development environment. Debunk assumptions that could be holding you back from better TDM, learn why masking production data is not a simple solution, and discover a more efficient and easier TDM policy.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

CA Technologies.

World Quality Report 2015-16
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: The annual World Quality Report examines the state of application quality and testing practices across multiple industries and geographies
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 18 Jan 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Transform Your Network with SDN-WAN - SDN Strategic Assessment
sponsored by Verizon
PRODUCT LITERATURE: This resource discusses how you can improve the profitability of your network investments by undertaking a software-defined network strategic assessment.
Posted: 13 Nov 2015 | Published: 13 Nov 2015

Verizon

Leveraging the Cloud for App Test/Dev Teams
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn 5 reasons to run app testing and development in the cloud. Plus, learn how a production-level environment in the cloud can accelerate data cloud recovery and migration.
Posted: 25 Sep 2015 | Published: 25 Sep 2015

Commvault

Analytics for Product Quality and Reliability Control
sponsored by TIBCO Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the struggles of many manufacturers as they strive to detect and respond to quality issues more rapidly using analytics. Read on for answers to pertinent questions across several industries.
Posted: 31 Aug 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

TIBCO Software Inc.

Profiting from big data
sponsored by SearchCIO.com
BOOK: To successfully capitalize on big data, an iterative, experimental approach is essential to data-focused companies, and especially retailers, analysts say. Find out how several organizations leverage big data.
Posted: 26 Jan 2015 | Published: 26 Jan 2015

SearchCIO.com

SSD Performance and Optimization Testing
sponsored by Micron Technology
TECHNICAL ARTICLE: This technical guide details how to optimize and test the performance of certain SSD drives. Read on to learn about SSD vs. HDD performance testing, performance states, and testing goals. Click now to ensure that your storage performs at a desired level.
Posted: 16 Dec 2014 | Published: 16 Dec 2014

Micron Technology

Mobile App Q&A: Mobile Expert Talks Security and Testing
sponsored by InfoStretch
EGUIDE: This e-guide provides an in-depth question & answer session with mobile application lifecycle management expert Manish Mathuria about the biggest problems around mobile app security. Access critical advice on how to design your mobile app security testing process to catch issues before they lead to a breach you can't afford.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 28 Jan 2016

InfoStretch
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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 … 
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