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Manual vs. Automation Testing. In Search For A Happy Medium

Both business titans and young startups have the same intention to ensure that every buck of their investments will turn into something worthy. The only way to ensure that all the efforts and resources weren’t wasted is quality management provided by experienced specialists. In the case of custom-made software, the whole quality concept is pretty …

Why Should Testing Start Early in Software Project Development?

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In this article, we’ll consider the main advantages of implementing QA in the early stages of the software development life cycle. The efficiency of testing as well as the possibility to reduce the overall project time and costs largely depend on how accurately you formulate the requirements to the final software product. In other words, …

XB Software Participated In The ‘I’m Testing Yandex’ Contest

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A team of QA engineers from XB Software took part in the contest “I’m testing Yandex”. The event was organized by the representative office of the Russian company Yandex in Minsk on March 4, 2017. The participants of the contest had an opportunity to test the unique product for bugs. They competed and worked together with the colleagues from different …

Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC): Benefits and Major Testing Steps

Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC): Benefits and Major Testing Steps

Software testing is a process of checking if the actual software behavior meets requirements and matches the expectations. These tests are performed based on documented requirements of a customer. But how the software testing (STLC) life cycle looks like? What is software testing life cycle (STLC)? Does it have something in common with the software …

Software Testing Methodologies: Which One To Choose?

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Just as the process of software development, the phase of software testing is also based on a specific methodology. Various combinations of principles, ideas, methods, and concepts that help you during the working process is what we have in mind when using this term. Nowadays, there are dozens types of software testing methodologies each with different start …