• .NET Testing & ALM

    Data-Driven Test Automation

    Greetings, fellow testers. I recently attended a workshop on Acceptance Test Driven Development, during which the presenter spoke about distilling requirements down using examples. This is a great opportunity for testers and developers to work closely with Product Owners to determine exactly what output is expected from given inputs. There are also times when the code behind a function is particularly obtuse or for some other reason testing is best done via the application itself. Both of these are great opportunities for data-driven automation. Data-driven test automation lets us repeat a set of test steps automatically, using a set of ...
    May 20, 2013
  • .NET Testing & ALM

    Agile Interview with Elizabeth Harrin

    This is our third interview of our brand new series of Agile Interviews with agile influencers. Our previous interviews were with Joel Semeniuk and Stephen Forte.
  • .NET Testing & ALM

    Potential Project Killers - Start too Fast

    You are cruising along on your current project engagement and life seems great. After all, you and your team thought of everything, right? And what the customer came to you with at the beginning of the project – well, that just saved your teamwork and saved the project time and money so the schedule and budget are in good health. Then, BAM! Things start to go wrong and you can’t seem to get a handle on where it all went south…or why. Has this ever happened to you? If not…great…you’re one of the lucky ones. But most of us – ...
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    Cooking With Web Automation Webinar Series

    Good web automation isn’t about best practices (there aren’t any!), but instead using much more of a cookbook approach: Have a problem? Find a recipe that helps you cook up a solution. The recipe you might need may not be a huge flambé, but the idea’s still a good one. To help you with this we’ve decided to start a monthly webinar series showing you how to work through specific issues in web automation: Cooking With Web Automation. Your friendly Test Studio team will be co-hosting these webinars with various automation, testing, and/or developer gurus. We’ll focus these short 30 ...
    May 15, 2013
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    New Video: Guide to Success Part II

    OK, so it turns out I got badly distracted after my Guide to Success Part I and never actually finished Part II. Whoops. Consider this egregious error rectified now! In this episode you’ll learn more about the Element Repository, Reporting, Performance Testing, Manual Tests, and some next steps you can take on your own. I hope you find the video helpful! About the author Jim Holmes Jim Holmes has around 25 years IT experience. He's a blogger and is the Director of Engineering for Telerik’s Test Studio, an awesome set of tools to help teams deliver better software. He is ...
    May 14, 2013