There are nearly 6 million apps that are distributed across the globe through different app distribution markets. This number is climbing as many more apps are being developed daily. Gone are the days when we had apps only to play games on mobile devices. The new age of app development has revealed that we are closing in on having apps for every need. With the help of technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, the Internet of Things, Augmented and Virtual Reality, we are able to achieve more than what we could ever imagine.

Importance of omni-channel communication and devices

The App world is no more restricted to…


Every organization wants to win the competition, and one way to achieve this is by delivering the best products and services. Companies rely on Software testing, which is one of the fundamental aspects of the Software development Life Cycle, to ensure that products and services are up to the mark and are market-ready. For achieving a desired level of quality, test reporting analysis becomes an essential part of the process. If the test reporting is carried out diligently and at the right time, the test analysis report and feedback thus obtained can be of great advantage to your development lifecycle…


A study shows that there are over 3500 apps that are released on the google play store every day. Imagine the number of app developers that put in a number of hours to bring apps to our phones on a daily basis. And we are just talking about the Android apps, imagine if we combined the number of apps released for iOS and other operating systems as well. With a lot of apps being rolled out every day in the market, there is hardly any room for releasing apps with errors. Ensuring that the apps you release are of high…


With time progressing, technology is transforming at a lightning speed to make the software development process much simpler, faster, qualitative and convenient. Technologies like machine learning and AI are being utilised in several ways, not only to process qualitative and faster data but also to process predictive data. Having said that, the software development lifecycle has also evolved extensively since the last decade. Till date agile is the go to development process used by most of the development team, but since the introduction of DevOps, teams are either opting for Agile+DevOps or even implementing only the DevOps methodology. The basic…


Selenium is the name that comes on top of our minds whenever we talk about automation testing. It has been the most preferred automation testing tool, loved by testers and developers worldwide. There are many automation testing tools available in the market, then why choose Selenium?Let’s understand some basics before moving ahead with the possible reasons for choosing Selenium WebDriver for automation testing.

Selenium was developed in 2004 by a global software company called Thoughtworks for internal purposes to automate testing of web applications. In the earlier days, testers worldwide used Selenium Integrated Development Environment (IDE) that only worked with…


Selenium has gone through a tremendous evolution since its introduction and that’s the reason today it is the most popular and powerful automation testing tools. The newly released Selenium 4 is creating a lot of buzz and the complete testing community is looking forward to exploring its updated features. Before we dive into Selenium 4, let’s have a brief introduction on its previous versions. Selenium 1 was declared as the free open source automation testing framework in the year 2004 consisting of selenium IDE, RC and webdriver. Whereas, the Selenium 2 released in 2011 consisted of the IDE, Web driver…


In today’s highly competitive world, software development and automation play a significant role in creating robust software applications for businesses. Additionally, emerging technologies like Artificial intelligence, blockchain have given a competitive edge to enterprises. For gaining maximum benefits out of Automation testing, testers require hands-on experience in a minimum of one Automation Programming language. There are numerous programming languages available today, with new ones continuously emerging. No matter which phase you are in, whether starting with automation testing or being an experienced tester planning to learn a new programming language, deciding which language to choose is very critical.

Which Automation…


Technology is constantly evolving, and to beat the competition, the teams must push the software updates to the production environment as quickly as possible. To get a faster response to such changing customer needs, organizations switch to DevOps. It becomes critical to monitor each phase of the DevOps pipeline; to identify any compliance or security issues that might hinder the production of quality output. Continuous Monitoring in DevOps takes the responsibility of watching over all the stages in the pipeline and constantly monitoring any unforeseen threats.

WHAT IS CONTINUOUS MONITORING IN DEVOPS?

It is an automated process that helps DevOps teams in the early detection of…


Growing up in the twentieth century, I’m sure we have all witnessed our parents and grandparents taking us to do the daily chores. Be it going to the same barber to cut our hair, or going to the same tailor to stitch our clothes, or the same grocery store that they have been going to for ages. This is mostly because of the close relationship that was built over the years between the consumer and the vendors, where loyalty and quality were prioritized more than ever. …


The first word that comes into our mind when you say software development is ‘Java’. It has had such an impact on the modern tech world that practically revolves around it. It is undeniable that cross browser testing is used to strengthen the overall user experience of the application. For a Java developer, it is undoubtedly important to focus on Java Testing Frameworks to enhance their testing skills. Knowledge of Testing Frameworks is significant for a full-stack or an expert Java developer. Java is the choice of most developers because of its platform independence. …

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