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Zephyr’s Integration with eggPlant Automation

Zephyr’s Integration with eggPlant Automation

Last month we announced that 2013 is going to be the year for test automation integration. We are featuring eggPlant as the first tool in our monthly automation series. First, a quick brief about ZBot. A ZBot is a headless agent that…

Guest Blog: Testing - a key lever in solving DevOps issues

Guest Blog: Testing - a key lever in solving DevOps issues

DevOps concept was formed on the premise that there are gaps between the software development team and the operations team, which in turn is leading to inefficiencies in delivery.If you dig deeper to understand the gaps, they are nothing but the…

Guest Blog: The Politics of Software Testing

Guest Blog: The Politics of Software Testing

Having just had the chance to go through an election cycle here in the United States of America, some of us have had more than our fill of so called “Politics”. For many of us, it is seen as a a derisive term, associated with chaos, brow…

Guest Blog: 4 Key ingredients to building hyper productive teams

Guest Blog: 4 Key ingredients to building hyper productive teams

It is every leader’s dream to build hyper productive teams (Hype Team). This topic not only attracts a lot of attention but at the same time leads to a lot of debate as explained in the following paragraphs. I have worked as a team member as…

What do Atlassian, Twitter and Beer have in common?

What do Atlassian, Twitter and Beer have in common?

Nothing really, but did you know that the world record for chugging 1 litter of beer is 1.3 seconds? In the same amount of time, the fastest typist in the world can tweet 140 characters and the fastest developer can file a bug in JIRA… So…

Guest Blog: Let's Stop "Faking It"!

Guest Blog: Let's Stop "Faking It"!

When I was a teenager, I wanted to learn how to play guitar. It was something that really appealed to me, and was influenced by my love of a variety of bands and guitar players, most notably Ace Frehley of KISS and, later, Eddie Van Halen of, well…

Effective Scrum Testing: Tools and Approaches

Effective Scrum Testing: Tools and Approaches

Vladimir Primakov, QA Manager for Kuadriga gave an excellent presentation at the 10th QA Club meeting in Kiev, Ukraine in mid August. The QA Club of Kiev aims to unite a community of people with the same interests, exchange…