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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

Paradigm shift in test automation The solution to the maintenance problem
sponsored by Tricentis
WHITE PAPER: Many companies have failed to realize a return on their test automation investments due to the underestimated, inordinate associated maintenance costs. Read this white learn how to reduce the TCO of your automated software testing with dynamic steering.
Posted: 28 Sep 2011 | Published: 28 Sep 2011

Tricentis

SearchSoftwareQuality.com Expert Tip Guide: Best practices for embedded software development and CI
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Read this expert Tip Guide for workable, profitable embedded software development best practices.
Posted: 20 Sep 2011 | Published: 01 Sep 2011

IBM

Demand Engage QA Verification - 1
sponsored by TechTarget
WHITE PAPER: Test Resource for Demand Engage QA Verification - #1
Posted: 15 Sep 2011 | Published: 15 Sep 2011

TOPICS:  Testing
TechTarget

Unleashing IT: Seize innovation, accelerate business, drive outcomes. All through the cloud.
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses the ways in which an educational testing and research organization uses the cloud to leverage on-demand capacity for improved workload management while supporting the price points and computing power needed to pursue global opportunities.
Posted: 23 Aug 2011 | Published: 23 Aug 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

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: 29 Jun 2011 | Published: 29 Jun 2011

IBM

CIO strategies for DR planning in virtual environments
sponsored by Dell Compellent
EGUIDE: Regarding disaster recovery, expenses currently overshadow the risk of theoretical disaster. As a result, CIOs who hope to implement or upgrade their DR plans must compromise. This e-guide discusses how to make a value case for DR, along with a series of low-cost strategies for planning, implementing, and testing virtual DR plans.
Posted: 27 Jun 2011 | Published: 24 Jun 2011

Dell Compellent

All you Need to Know About Oracle Siebel Application Testing
sponsored by HP and Infosys
WHITE PAPER: This paper discussed the origins of the solution and examines its key features which provide compelling benefits such as improving time-to-market by up to 30% and reducing testing costs by 40%.
Posted: 09 Jun 2011 | Published: 09 Jun 2011

HP and Infosys

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: 09 Jun 2011 | Published: 08 Jun 2011

Dell SecureWorks

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
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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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