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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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Collaboration in Agile development: Requirements analysis is a team effort
sponsored by Micro Focus
EGUIDE: Agile development roles are no longer set in stone. The most successful and efficient teams work together, each adding their own perspective. This featured article uncovers why testers should participate in requirement analysis and how organizations are getting their whole team more involved in Agile projects.
Posted: 02 May 2012 | Published: 02 May 2012

Micro Focus

Test Automation: Exploring Automation Case Studies in Agile Development
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: Read this article to hear from experts Dorothy Graham and Mark Fewster as they discuss the takeaways from 28 test automation case studies in agile application development. Learn how you can implement test automation in your organization quickly and easily.
Posted: 02 May 2012 | Published: 02 May 2012

CA Technologies.

Devising a test automation strategy: Getting started
sponsored by Micro Focus
EGUIDE: Many organizations are aware of how much easier the testing process would be if they had a testing automation strategy. Yet many are unsure of the best practices for developing a successful plan. This exclusive resource features insight on developing a successful test automation strategy from Agile testing expert, Lisa Crispin.
Posted: 02 May 2012 | Published: 02 May 2012

Micro Focus

Four Ways to Reduce Software Testing Cost Without Sacrificing Quality
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: Read this expert content to learn about a four step process to reducing test costs. Learn how to be financially savvy about your testing without cutting valuable employees and managers that enhance your quality assurance processes.
Posted: 02 May 2012 | Published: 02 May 2012

CA Technologies.

Performance Testing in the Cloud
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: Read this expert resource to learn how testing in the cloud is different from traditional quality assurance of applications. Find tips on how to adjust your testing techniques and tests themselves to ensure maximum cloud application performance.
Posted: 02 May 2012 | Published: 02 May 2012

CA Technologies.

Succeeding in test automation: Collaboration between Agile testers and programmers
sponsored by Micro Focus
EGUIDE: This essential resource details why communication and collaboration are such important tester skills. Read on to get expert advice from Quality Assurance writer, Lisa Crispin, on training a tester for collaborative teamwork.
Posted: 02 May 2012 | Published: 02 May 2012

Micro Focus

The Many Faces of Software Testing
sponsored by McCabe Software, Inc.
EGUIDE: Read this expertly compiled e-guide to learn how your security testing mangers can educate about, plan for, and validate the communication that is required across the enterprise to make sure that your software is secure and protected.
Posted: 01 May 2012 | Published: 01 May 2012

McCabe Software, Inc.

CIC Shorts: Greater IT Insight Through Balanced Quality Assurance
sponsored by SERENA Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn what it takes to initiate a balanced and direct approach to testing and QA throughout the application lifecycle. Effective management will lead to better IT insight, happier clients, and reduced costs.
Posted: 01 May 2012 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

SERENA Software, Inc.

Tools to unit test your JavaScript
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: While unit testing your JavaScript can be challenging, developers agree that it is becoming an increasingly important task. This white paper reviews three popular tools that you can leverage to ease the testing process and mitigate common challenges.
Posted: 24 Apr 2012 | Published: 10 Apr 2012

IBM

How They Do It in Switzerland…Outsource the Code, Insource the Quality: McCabe IQ Analyzes and Visualizes Software Quality in Critical International Financial Systems
sponsored by McCabe Software, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Given the competitive marketplace, evaluating source code analysis tools can be overwhelming. This case study highlights one recommended offering, the quality indicators it provided, and the results one organization achieved after implementing it.
Posted: 19 Apr 2012 | Published: 19 Apr 2012

McCabe Software, Inc.

Software Agitation:Your Own Personal Code Reviewer
sponsored by Agitar Software
WHITE PAPER: Exercising Java code is a painstaking yet critical process for developers. This white paper explains how you can free up time by implementing a testing tool designed to detect coding errors as you write Java classes, and even after they have been reviewed.
Posted: 19 Apr 2012 | Published: 19 Apr 2012

Agitar Software

Performance Testing for SAP Applications: Selection Criteria for Stress and Load Testing SAP Solutions
sponsored by Worksoft
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to find an overview of the challenges associated with SAP application performance testing and suggested selection criteria to look for when choosing a strategy to overcome the issues.
Posted: 10 Apr 2012 | Published: 10 Apr 2012

Worksoft

Worksoft Certify Demo
sponsored by Worksoft
PRODUCT DEMO: Watch this demo to learn how to create automated testing processes in SAP applications with the help of Worksoft Certify.
Posted: 05 Apr 2012 | Premiered: 05 Apr 2012

Worksoft

Risk-Based Test Automation from a Business Process Perspective: Automating the Testing of Critical Business Processes Enables you to Manage Change More Effectively
sponsored by Worksoft
WHITE PAPER: Being able to adapt your business processes to changing environments effectively is crucial to the overall success of your business. Read this white paper to learn how SAP users can implement the best risk-based testing strategies and the right automated testing tool to accommodate change.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Published: 02 Apr 2012

Worksoft

Increasing Productivity by Adopting Testing Best Practices
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can increase productivity and efficiency by adopting testing best practices for your network.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Published: 28 Mar 2012

Fluke Networks

Expert Tips for Performance Testing
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: As you're well aware, Web applications and architectures have become very complex, making performance testing equally as difficult to navigate. Read this expert e-guide to learn about the types of testing that exist for Web applications and the best strategies to use when it comes to measuring performance.
Posted: 19 Mar 2012 | Published: 19 Mar 2012

CA Technologies.

Smart Business Development and Test on the IBM Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Development and testing workloads can be very complex to manage, often slowing time to market for critical applications. This video discusses the benefits of leveraging a new cloud technology for testing and developing. Learn how this platform can help you minimize costs, simplify environment set ups and improve security.
Posted: 09 Mar 2012 | Premiered: Mar 9, 2012

IBM

Automation in ALM: The Changing World of Test, Thanks to Automation
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EBOOK: Read this e-book to discover a series of expert articles covering: six tips for selecting automated test tools for Agile development; when it's appropriate to automate testing and best practices for implementation; the important role of automated UI testing in exploratory testing; and how automation is changing the role of the software tester.
Posted: 08 Mar 2012 | Published: 27 Feb 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

eBook: Automation in ALM: The Many Flavors of Automation
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EBOOK: Designed to help managers and QA groups better understand and take advantage of automation, this e-book describes a variety of techniques including test-driven development, performance testing and continous integration and includes a two-part Q&A with Agile ALM author Michael Hütterman.
Posted: 05 Mar 2012 | Published: 27 Feb 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

IBM Cloud Services: How IBM is shortening the gap between customers and development value
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores various cloud test and development offerings and provides exclusive advice to help you choose the right option for your business.
Posted: 02 Mar 2012 | Published: 01 Dec 2011

IBM

Step Up to Cisco Premier
sponsored by Comstor
WHITE PAPER: Access this one-page resource to learn about Step Up to Cisco Premier, a unique training that can help your associates receive the Cisco Premier certification so you can identify your company as a qualified, trained, and experienced Cisco resource.
Posted: 08 Feb 2012 | Published: 27 Jan 2012

Comstor

Agile testing success with Janet Gregory
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: How is Agile testing different from traditional testing? In this tip guide, you'll learn the differences in techniques between traditional and Agile testing and learn how to gain the Agile testing skills needed to become an expert yourself.
Posted: 28 Nov 2011 | Published: 07 Nov 2011

IBM

Is automated testing replacing the software tester?
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: With increased use of automation in application lifecycle management (ALM), the role of the tester is changing. In this tip guide managers will get advice on what to look for when selecting automated test tools and will learn more about how they may best want to invest their testing dollars in automation.
Posted: 28 Nov 2011 | Published: 07 Nov 2011

IBM

How are Agile testing and traditional testing different? Interview with George Dinwiddie – Part 1
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: How is Agile testing different from traditional testing? In this tip guide, you'll learn the differences in techniques between traditional and Agile testing and learn how to gain the Agile testing skills needed to become an expert yourself.
Posted: 28 Nov 2011 | Published: 07 Nov 2011

IBM

Case Study: Dow Corning Shaves 400 Hours off Manual SAP Testing
sponsored by Worksoft
CASE STUDY: In this white paper, learn about Worksoft Certify for SAP, a system that provides business process experts and IT users with a single solution to validate, document, and record SAP business processes without writing, generating, or maintaining any code.
Posted: 07 Nov 2011 | Published: 07 Nov 2011

Worksoft
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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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