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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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New Rational Functional Tester Trial
sponsored by IBM
TRIAL SOFTWARE: Rational Functional Tester provides test teams with automated testing capabilities for functional testing, regression testing, GUI testing and data-driven testing.
Posted: 25 Jan 2010 | Premiered: 25 Jan 2010

IBM

Linktropy WAN Emulators
sponsored by Apposite Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Apposite's Linktropy WAN emulators simulate bandwidth, latency, jitter, loss, congestion, and other important link impairments to test applications in the lab and under a spectrum of real-world conditions. Through an intuitive, browser-based graphical interface, you can still install the Linktropy WAN emulator and begin testing within minutes.
Posted: 09 Sep 2010 | Published: 09 Sep 2010

Apposite Technologies

Antivirus Testing and AMTSO Has anything changed?
sponsored by ESET
WHITE PAPER: This paper looks at testing as it was, as it is, and as Anti-Malware Testing Standards Organization (AMTSO) would like it to be. Is testing really so difficult? Is it appropriate for the vendors who make the products under test to be so involved in the process of defining good practice?
Posted: 08 Sep 2010 | Published: 08 Sep 2010

ESET

Tools and techniques for superior test management
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the challenges and rewards of test management and provides practical ways to help you implement an organized and structured testing process. In addition, this paper discusses the benefits of HP Quality Center software, which addresses the need for global test management.
Posted: 01 Sep 2010 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

Hewlett-Packard Company

The High Cost of Low-Cost Cable Testers
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: It can be hard to figure the total cost of purchasing a new certification tester for network cabling. A low-cost cable tester might save a few thousand dollars in the original purchase, but can cost significantly more in lost productivity throughout the life of the tool. Read on to find the hidden costs that can come along with a “low-cost” tester.
Posted: 14 Jul 2010 | Published: 14 Jul 2010

Fluke Networks

Presentation Transcript: Standard Requirements for Your Desktop Virtualization Pilot
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This presentation transcript focuses on identifying the standard requirements necessary to implement a successful desktop virtualization pilot, including selecting use cases, a time frame for the pilot and more.
Posted: 12 Jul 2010 | Published: 12 Jul 2010

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

E-Book: Exchange Server 2010: Migration and Testing
sponsored by Iron Mountain.
EBOOK: The buzz surrounding Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 isn’t just noise; however, new features fall short without proper setup. Get the lowdown on how to install, test, and protect your Exchange upgrade. Read this E-Book to learn more.
Posted: 08 Jul 2010 | Published: 08 Jul 2010

Iron Mountain.

Dell EqualLogic TCO Analysis: The Economics of EqualLogic Virtualized iSCSI Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
ANALYST REPORT: This ESG Lab report examines the economic excellence of highly scalable EqualLogic iSCSI storage solutions compared to traditional direct attached storage (DAS), Fibre Channel storage area network (FC SAN), and multi-protocol solutions (defined as systems that provide FC, iSCSI, and NAS connectivity).
Posted: 21 Jun 2010 | Published: 01 Dec 2009

Dell, Inc.

Automating Your Code Review: Moving to a SaaS Model for Application Security
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Today’s application has become the enterprise’s ‘‘new perimeter’’. With better network‐level security technology hardening the network perimeter, malicious attackers are now focusing their efforts to strike at the least defended points ‐ the application. Read on to learn about automating code review for greater application security.
Posted: 07 Jun 2010 | Published: 10 Feb 2009

Veracode, Inc.

Presentation Transcript: Securing Access to Resources in the Cloud:  What's Really Possible Today
sponsored by FoxT
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This presentation transcript explores the cloud from both a business and technical perspective to show how organizations can benefit from cloud services while maintaining the control and auditing capabilities to remain secure.
Posted: 19 May 2010 | Published: 19 May 2010

FoxT

ArcGIS® Server and Virtualization
sponsored by Esri
WHITE PAPER: Virtualization is becoming a standard IT practice. It is becoming more popular among ArcGIS customers as well. ESRI uses virtualization technologies for the development, QA and certification processes of ArcGIS Server. This paper provides an overview of virtualization and addresses some common questions regarding ArcGIS Server and virtualization.
Posted: 14 Apr 2010 | Published: 01 Jan 2010

Esri

Field Measurements of Ethernet Performance
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: Various metrics can quantify and characterize network performance. Test plans can be written to satisfy varying organizational objectives. This white paper will describe advancements in field measurement of end-to-end Ethernet performance.
Posted: 13 Apr 2010 | Published: 13 Apr 2010

Fluke Networks

Dell PowerVault MD3000i high-availability testing on Windows Server 2008 R2 and Hyper-V
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
TEST RESULTS: Dell Inc. (Dell) commissioned Principled Technologies (PT) to determine whether the Dell™ PowerVault™ MD3000i iSCSI storage array in a high-availability configuration can support small (200-user) and medium (500-user) organizations simultaneously running a variety of virtualized workloads in both an optimized and degraded system state.
Posted: 01 Apr 2010 | Published: 01 Oct 2009

Dell and Microsoft

Advanced Virtualization E-Book - Chapter 3: Essentials of High-Availability Planning
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EBOOK: Design, management and testing can make or break high availability in your virtual environment. Chapter 3 of this Advanced Virtualization E-Book discusses the essentials of high availability planning.
Posted: 05 Mar 2010 | Published: 05 Mar 2010

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Webinar: Create Secure Test and Dev Environments in the Cloud
sponsored by RightScale
WEBCAST: In this webinar, you will lean how to operate your entire application testing infrastructure in the cloud to save time and money – enabling you to test more extensively and quickly hand off projects from development to operations.
Posted: 24 Feb 2010 | Premiered: Feb 24, 2010

RightScale

Dell High Availability Solutions Guide for Microsoft Hyper-V
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This Dell High Availability Solutions Guide for Microsoft Hyper-V introduces different options to implement HA for Hyper-V environments.
Posted: 28 Jan 2010 | Published: 11 Dec 2008

Dell, Inc.

Presentation Transcript: Virtualization 101 - Part 2 Moving From Test to Production
sponsored by Dell and VMware
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This presentation transcript offers recommendations for moving your virtualization project from the testing phase to production. Learn how to plan virtualization design to ensure a smooth transition to production rollout. Discover ways to align your implementation with best practices and determine which next steps to take to prepare for production.
Posted: 25 Jan 2010 | Published: 03 Dec 2009

Dell and VMware

Information Security - IT Decision Checklist: Application Security
sponsored by Ounce Labs, an IBM Company
EGUIDE: Standards such as SOAP and XML have made it easier to test applications for security holes. We'll explain how to go about this process and what tools are available to help you secure the application layer.
Posted: 31 Dec 2009 | Published: 31 Dec 2009

Ounce Labs, an IBM Company

CORE IMPACT Pro V10
sponsored by Core Security Technologies
PRODUCT DEMO: Please join Core Security for a live demonstration of CORE IMPACT Pro, the most comprehensive product for performing security assurance testing on an organization’s network systems, endpoint systems, end users and web applications.
Posted: 30 Dec 2009 | Premiered: 30 Dec 2009

Core Security Technologies

Consolidating SQL Server 2000 Databases from Dell PowerEdge 2650 Servers to a Dell PowerEdge R805 Server
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft SQL
ANALYST REPORT: Principled Technologies sought out to see how many Dell PowerEdge 2650s can be consolidated onto a single PowerEdge R805 with a Dell PowerVault MD1000 attached? We defined a consolidation methodology, which we detail later in this report; conducted multiple rounds of testing; and analyzed the results.
Posted: 28 Dec 2009 | Published: 28 Dec 2009

Dell and Microsoft SQL

Video: Rapid Bottleneck Identification: A Better Way to do Load Testing
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
VIDEO: Rapid bottleneck identification (RBI) is a new testing methodology that allows quality assurance (QA) professionals to very quickly uncover Web application performance limitations and determine the impact of those limitations on the end user experience.
Posted: 02 Dec 2009 | Premiered: 28 Oct 2009

Oracle Corporation

A Performance Comparison of Current and Previous Generation Dell Latitude Notebook Systems
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
ANALYST REPORT: Dell Inc. commissioned Principled Technologies to run a set of performance tests on a mix of current and previous generation Intel&Reg; processor-based Dell&trade Latitude&trade notebook systems. Read this report to learn about key findings.
Posted: 27 Nov 2009 | Published: 01 Oct 2009

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Virtualizing Microsoft® Exchange Server 2007 on Dell™ Systems Running Microsoft Windows Server® 2008 Hyper-V™
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, various configurations of Exchange Server 2007 are tested in physical and virtual environments to evaluate the performance scalability and to understand the sizing requirements for Exchange Server 2007 in a virtualized environment.
Posted: 28 Oct 2009 | Published: 01 Apr 2009

Dell and Microsoft

Video Whitepaper: Rapid Bottleneck Identification: A Better Way to do Load Testing
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WEBCAST: Rapid bottleneck identification (RBI) is a new testing methodology that allows quality assurance (QA) professionals to very quickly uncover Web application performance limitations and determine the impact of those limitations on the end user experience.
Posted: 28 Oct 2009 | Premiered: Oct 28, 2009

Oracle Corporation

Research Report on Virtualization and Cloud Computing in Test/Dev Environments
sponsored by Platform Computing Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this report to learn the research findings of this study, which examined the challenges of managing Test/Dev environments and the opportunity for server virtualization and cloud computing to address them. This paper includes several graphs and an in-depth discussion of the advantages of private cloud computing.
Posted: 26 Oct 2009 | Published: 26 Oct 2009

Platform Computing Corporation
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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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