Month: January 2015

Strategies for Smooth Software Testing

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Clients should clearly lay out new program specifications for the software developer, whether it is keeping track of employees’ work hours or storage or retrieval of customer data. The specifications should be signed off by both parties before any development work commences.

Once a program is done, it is the developer’s duty to ensure the software will be up and running smoothly via software testing. Here are a few guidelines for an efficient software testing: Read the rest of this entry »


In Testing, There is No Room for Error

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Automated testing is the preferred testing method for a number of reasons, such as faster turnout time and allowing multiple attempts with increasing variance. If there’s anything that defines the essence of automated testing, however, it’s the fact that it removes the human factor out of the equation, albeit not entirely.

To say that human error could affect the results of the test is debatable. If a person performs a task frequently enough, whether it’s right or wrong, it would become a habit. In terms of testing, a human tester may see an error often enough and don’t do something about it because he or she may have considered it normal based on past processes. Read the rest of this entry »