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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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Internal Controls Checklist for Corporate Data Protection and Compliance
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: In this expert tip, Eric Holmquist details four key governance items that should be on every enterprise’s internal controls checklist to ensure corporate data protection.
Posted: 11 May 2011 | Published: 09 May 2011

SearchSecurity.com

Step by Step: Best practices for security patch management
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: Whether you're new to patch management or just need a refresher, this expert e-guide reviews best practices for security patch management to ensure accurate, effective patch testing in your organization.
Posted: 03 Mar 2011 | Published: 03 Mar 2011

SearchSecurity.com

Internal controls checklist for corporate data protection, compliance
sponsored by Novell, Inc.
EGUIDE: In this expert tip, Eric Holmquist details four key governance items that should be on every enterprise’s internal controls checklist to ensure corporate data protection.
Posted: 20 May 2011 | Published: 20 May 2011

Novell, Inc.

Next-gen telecom testing tools evolve for NGN services, IMS networks
sponsored by Mu Dynamics
EGUIDE: This e-guide discusses the convergence of voice, video and data on IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) networks and how it is driving the need for testing tools that are up to speed. Find out what key players are doing to keep pace and how integrated platforms may eliminate the need for multiple telecom testing tools and simplify the process.
Posted: 18 Apr 2011 | Published: 18 Apr 2011

Mu Dynamics

Micro Focus SilkPerformer
sponsored by Micro Focus
TRIAL SOFTWARE: IT Problem: SilkPerformer enables the rapid creation of performance tests that accurately simulate peak demand loads and isolate performance bottlenecks.
Posted: 08 Apr 2011 | Premiered: 08 Apr 2011

Micro Focus

Windows 7 Migration: Formulating a Smart Application Compatibility Testing and Remediation Strategy
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: Even as Windows 7 migration enters the mainstream, application compatibility remains the top associated concern for enterprises around the world. Read this paper to learn how to leverage tools from Flexera Software and Microsoft to Speed application readiness.
Posted: 07 Apr 2011 | Published: 07 Apr 2011

Flexera Software

Solution Brief: IBM InfoSphere Optim Test Data Management Solution for SAP Applications
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: InfoSphere Optim Test Data Management Solution for SAP Applications creates targeted, right-sized development, testing and training environments, reducing the time, expense and manual effort. This solution brief provides an overview of the product.
Posted: 06 Apr 2011 | Published: 06 Apr 2011

IBM

Application Performance Testing
sponsored by Neotys
EGUIDE: Application performance is always in the minds of development lifecycle professionals. This e-guide explores effective strategies for managing some of the tradeoffs associated with application performance testing and monitoring. Learn performance testing strategies for improving application performance without touching a performance test tool.
Posted: 22 Mar 2011 | Published: 22 Mar 2011

Neotys

Application Note: Structured Testing - The Path to Thorough Code Coverage
sponsored by McCabe Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Basis path testing, also known as Structured Testing, is the primary code-based testing strategy recommended by McCabe Software and supported by McCabe IQ. The main idea behind this testing is that decision outcomes within a software function should be tested independently. This article provides an overview of the benefits of basis path testing.
Posted: 15 Mar 2011 | Published: 15 Mar 2011

McCabe Software, Inc.

Software Agitation: Your Own Personal Code Reviewer
sponsored by Agitar Software
WHITE PAPER: Agitator helps you debug your code while you write it - a benefit that no other existing Java Testing tool can claim. Agitator can also be extremely beneficial when run on legacy code - even code that has been reviewed by other developers and deemed to be “sufficient” and “properly written.” Learn how Agitar can be your own personal code reviewer.
Posted: 10 Mar 2011 | Published: 10 Mar 2011

Agitar Software

Automating User Provisioning: A User’s Perspective
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WEBCAST: Catch this FREE webcast to find out how Educational Testing Service (ETS), a private nonprofit organization devoted to educational measurement and research, is leveraging Oracle Identity Manager to meet its user administration needs.
Posted: 09 Mar 2011 | Premiered: Apr 12, 2011, 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT)

Oracle Corporation

IPV6: Complete these 5 Steps to Prepare
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides guidelines to help you take advantage of the strategic opportunities IPv6 will bring, while avoiding loss of business, marketing challenges, increased SPAM activity and other potential problems.
Posted: 01 Mar 2011 | Published: 01 Mar 2011

AT&T Corp

Increase ARPU, Add Applications and Ensure Policy, QoS and Security
sponsored by Mu Dynamics
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Recent rulings around Net Neutrality and Lawful Intercept are enabling service providers to take more control over the applications running on their networks. But, due to Facebook and Twitter, operators are struggling to test these policies.
Posted: 14 Feb 2011 | Published: 14 Feb 2011

Mu Dynamics

Plantronics UC Toolkit Deployment FAQ
sponsored by Plantronics
WHITE PAPER: The Plantronics UC Toolkit, Deployment FAQ provides insight to typical questions IT organizations must consider regarding the physical deployment of UC audio devices. “What are key things I should consider during deployment? What and how should I communicate to users? How do I best prepare my IT organization?” are key topics covered in this FAQ.
Posted: 10 Feb 2011 | Published: 10 Feb 2011

Plantronics

Presentation Transcript: Focusing on What's Important with Your Web Application Security: Scanning and Testing
sponsored by IBM
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Web application security affects every business in some capacity. Regardless of the industry, there are certain Web security weaknesses you can’t afford to overlook and steps you must take to find them. In this presentation transcrip, expert Kevin Beaver shares what you need to know in order to find Web security vulnerabilities in your environment.
Posted: 14 Jan 2011 | Published: 14 Jan 2011

IBM

Leading Telecom Implements Infosys and HP's BPT Solution for Oracle Siebel Applications
sponsored by HP and Infosys
CASE STUDY: In this case study, find out how one company was able to effectively test its Oracle Siebel implementation  business processes by adopting Infosys and HP’s a Business Process Testing Solutionwith the accelerated implementation of new applications, which helped improve time-to-market by 30%.
Posted: 13 Jan 2011 | Published: 13 Jan 2011

HP and Infosys

JBoss Enterprise Middleware: Making Software from the Open Source Community Ready for the Enterprise
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses the differences between JBoss Community projects and JBoss Enterprise Middleware products. It explains how JBoss Enterprise Middleware delivers the benefits of open source software, combined with the additional testing, certification, and maintenance releases necessary for reliable long-term enterprise production use.
Posted: 27 Dec 2010 | Published: 27 Dec 2010

Red Hat

DataSheet: Rational Quality Manager
sponsored by IBM
DATA SHEET: IBM Rational Quality Manager offers two views on the individual user’s dashboard: A work-item list that shows a tester what work has been assigned to him or her, and a team event log that updates automatically as activities occur/progress. Together these views help ensure that everyone is on the same page.
Posted: 14 Dec 2010 | Published: 14 Dec 2010

IBM

E-Zine: Software Testing Vol.2 - Testing Strategies for Complex Environments: Agile, SOA
sponsored by IBM
EZINE: In this issue of SearchSoftwareQuality.com's Software Testing e-zine, we'll discuss a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) as a new testing environment as well as an Agile software development (ASD) methodology.
Posted: 09 Dec 2010 | Published: 09 Dec 2010

IBM

E-Zine: Software Testing Vol.3: This Issue of Software Testing Delves Into Mobile Application and Regression Testing
sponsored by IBM
EZINE: This e-zine covers the topic of testing and retesting defects and cites the Blackberry blackouts of 2007 and 2008 as examples of issues that could have been detected by regressing testing.
Posted: 09 Dec 2010 | Published: 09 Dec 2010

IBM

SoftwarePlanner QA Planner beta
sponsored by SmartBear Software
TRIAL SOFTWARE: IT Problem: Manage your manual test library, track your progress and analyze test results.
Posted: 02 Dec 2010 | Premiered: 02 Dec 2010

SmartBear Software

Presentation Transcript: Best of Breed Virtualization Scenarios and Hyper-V Features
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this transcript, senior enterprise IT architect Nelson Ruest breaks down the seven different layers of the server virtualization architecture, and explains the role the hypervisor plays in the success of that infrastructure.
Posted: 22 Nov 2010 | Published: 22 Nov 2010

Dell and Microsoft

Using Cyclomatic Path Analysis to Detect Security Vulnerabilities
sponsored by McCabe Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The paper discusses how path coverage is better than branch or statement coverage in testing to uncover security vulnerabilities, including showing how several CWE vulnerabilities could be undetected by branch coverage but detected by path coverage. Download this paper and find out how Cyclomatic Path Analysis can uncover these vulnerabilities.
Posted: 10 Nov 2010 | Published: 10 Nov 2010

McCabe Software, Inc.

Cloud Computing: Save Time, Money, and Resources with a Private Test Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Cloud computing can help you organize and streamline your test environment. The business model of cloud computing facilitates better use of existing resources, allowing you to do more with fewer resources. As a result, you can achieve a highly simplified and so much more.
Posted: 20 Oct 2010 | Published: 19 Oct 2010

IBM

Automating SAP System Copy
sponsored by UC4 Software, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This document explains how a considerable portion of the total process can be automated using the UC4 platform. This helps companies be more flexible, save time and money, while producing audit-compliant documentation
Posted: 16 Sep 2010 | Published: 16 Sep 2010

UC4 Software, Inc
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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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