The Definitive Guide to User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
This definitive guide to user acceptance testing (UAT) is a comprehensive resource that covers everything you need to know about planning, conducting, and managing a successful UAT.
6 QA Best Practices for Modern Tech Companies
With reduced resources, increasing the effectiveness and efficiency of QA processes is more important than ever. To help you out, here are six best practices for quality assurance that you can use to continue meeting the high standards of your team and your customers even as a team of one.
Quality Assurance vs Quality Control
Learn the key differences and similarities between Quality Assurance (QA) vs Quality Control (QC), and how to implement effective processes to manage quality.
5 Agile Principles for Evolving Your User Testing
We live in a world where the tools and services we use every day are in a constant state of improvement. Not only do our favorite devices improve massively with each new release, so does the software that powers them.
Announcing the 2020 Virtual Customer Validation Conference
The live event is over, but the keynote, interviews, and best-practice sessions from Delta ’20: The Virtual Customer Validation Conference are available to watch on-demand! It’s back — and this time, it’s exclusively online! We’re excited to announce the Virtual Customer Validation Conference, happening on April 7 – 9, 2020. This free, online event will […]
Beta Testing Must Evolve to Support Agile and DevOps
As teams introduce Agile and DevOps development practices that emphasize continuous release into their organizations, they’ve taken massive strides to improve the speed and velocity of software development. Like the software they produce, all practices need to keep pace with changes within the industry. And those legacy software testing processes that are unable or unwilling […]
3 Myths About Bringing Customers into Agile Development
Technology isn’t the only thing that’s evolving. Customer expectations for product functionality – and how quickly issues are resolved when they don’t meet expectations – have increased considerably in the past 20 years. To keep products evolving at the speed of their customers’ lives, software teams have adopted agile development practices. The rapid iteration made […]
Feature Flagging: Your Secret Weapon in Continuous Customer Testing
Software testing teams often find themselves sacrificing quality for speed when it comes to getting updates out on time. Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve explored how professionals are using customer testing to scale their resources and manpower within continuous delivery. This week, Centercode CTO Neil White shares his insights on a technique customer […]
Handling Software Testing in Continuous Delivery
It’s clear that continuous delivery and Agile are the way of the future for software development. The problem is that while dev teams have managed to keep up with the demand so far, software testing teams are struggling to maintain output quality. A survey of software development professionals conducted by the Centercode Product Team showed […]
How to Test a Folding Smartphone (and Other Emerging Tech)
Seeing the risks and rewards of emerging technology unfold is part of what makes the tech industry so exciting to follow. And since CES 2019, one of the biggest nail biters is the race to get the folding smartphone into the hands of consumers. Samsung delaying the April 26th launch of the Galaxy Fold indefinitely […]
Improving Modern Software Development with Customer Feedback
Last month, Coding Sans shared the insights of almost 700 tech survey respondents in their 2019 State of Software Development report. The wonderful nuggets of information in the report shed light on the challenges involved with modern software development. Namely, delivering working software with limited resources and a full backlog. Sifting through the responses, we […]