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Robotic Process Automation Vs. Business Process Automation

April 29 2020, 07:25am

Posted by Claire Mackerras


Industries are looking forward to various emerging process transformation and automation technologies. RPA and BPA are essential tech tools used to increase the productivity and efficiency of businesses. Both RPA and BPA help in streamlining the business processes and increasing the revenue. 

RPA helps in increasing the efficiency and productivity by automating the human task, with the help of a robot or a machine, to get the desired output, without human involvement. It has gained immense reputation over the years and is in high demand due to its promising advantages in all the industry domains. BPA is an extension of BPM, i.e., Business Process Management, which is used to examine, analyze, and streamline business systems. It helps in overall decision making, improving efficiency and productivity, with cost-reduction and enhanced value of the end product.

Let us have a look at both of them in detail.


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Top Soft Skills for Software Testers

April 21 2020, 06:39am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

Soft skills are the traits that enable an individual to work effectively in the workplace. Soft skills give you leadership and teamwork skills. A software tester needs to know a lot more beyond the testing strategies, and this is where soft skills prove their true potential. Emphasizing soft skills can assist you in becoming a pro in the testing industry. Knowing what soft skills are useful for software testers will help you stay out of trouble and deliver accurate, bug-free, and outstanding output. Check out the article to know the top soft skills for software testers.

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Penetration testing- Securing Organizations From Cyber-attacks

April 14 2020, 06:51am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

Businesses have increased their dependency on technology. With the rise in dependency on technology, there is a rise in cyber attacks. Almost every day, there is news about cyber attacks. Hackers use various methods to steal important records. These attacks can be stopped by penetration testing.

Penetration testing involves deliberate attacks on the system for identifying vulnerabilities. It helps in fixing various loopholes and security bugs. Penetration testing also tests the capability of the system to stop unexpected malicious attacks.


Tools used for Penetration Testing

  • Nessus
  • Dirbuster
  • Metasploit
  • Burp Suite


To know penetration testing methodologies and why there is a need for penetration testing tools, check out the blog:   security testing methodologies

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POS Testing: Components, Testing And Challenges

March 27 2020, 11:45am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

POS software application eases the task of financial transactions along with other business operations in the field of hospitality and retail.  POS testing checks if the POS system has an acceptable level of quality in all the domains and is executing its operations without a breakdown. Point of sale system testing can be performed manually as well as with the help of automation tools. To know more about pos testing, its challenges checkout the blog:


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Essential Features to Test in E-Commerce Web & Mobile Application

February 17 2020, 05:46am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

Mobile users and mobile shopping are the two unavoidable factors if you want to run your e-commerce website successfully.  So e-commerce apps demand performance and security testing to recognize the threats in the system and to map its potential vulnerabilities.

Check out some of the critical features of e-commerce apps that need to be tested for ideal system functioning.


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Testing of EDI Based Applications

December 31 2019, 05:23am

Posted by Claire Mackerras


EDI Standards were built to fix a comprehensive and repeatable set of structured data placeholders. The main reason to formulate EDI standards was to assist companies to avoid spending precious time and means setting the layouts of standard business reports. 
EDI Testing is done to ensure that there are no technical intricacies in vendor operations which will later on influence the working and quality of the software application. EDI  provides various benefits to software apps and systems that allow businesses to:

• Stimulate trade cycles
• Enhance market efficiency
• Decrease their prices
• Develop information quality
• Assure data safety

To know the whole EDI testing process, read out the blog on edi automation testing.

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Shift Left Testing To Improve Software Quality

December 23 2019, 09:01am

Posted by Claire Mackerras


The software development industry has gone through various business problems like delayed product delivery on the customer’s end, higher software development costs, unexpected quality results, incomplete testing process, and so on. Shift left testing is the one solution to all these problems. Shift left in testing is the plan to upgrade the quality.

The main activity that should be approached and implemented for shift left testing is applying the best testing practices at the development phase. 

Check out the article to know about the shift left testing benefits and approach.

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Mobile App Testing – Emulators Vs Simulators

December 17 2019, 08:53am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

It is becoming very difficult to do mobile testing due to the increasing no of mobile devices. For that,  emulators and Simulators both are great alternatives for testing apps. Real device mobile testing requires the use of the actual mobile device whereas mobile emulators and simulators are based on the concept of virtual testing.
Want to know the most effective selection for mobile app testing? 

Read the blog about simulator vs emulator in mobile testing.

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Role Of Predictive Analytics In Software Testing

December 11 2019, 09:25am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

Quality assurance plays a key role in delivering strong solutions, which help in dealing with the customer base. Predictive analytics in QA can predict possible future failures keeping in view the past data.

It can help in streamlining the process and smoothly perform software testing. Want to know the role of predictive analytics in QA. Read the full article on predictive QA.

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How Industry 4.0 Can Harness The Power of Quality Assurance?

December 3 2019, 06:17am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

The technology is playing a great role in shaping industries and businesses. Quality 4.0 is the digitalization of quality, compliance, and management systems. It improves the quality standards of production processes as well as products.

Various Quality 4.0 Technologies are:


1. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AI/ML)

2. Cloud technologies

3. Mobile technology, Virtual reality, Augmented Reality

4. Big data and data lakes

5. Connected devices and edge devices

6. Social Media and Blockchain


Benefits of Quality 4.0:
  • Profitability
  • Quality Management Processes
  • High-tech strategy
  • The Physical in Digital and the Digital in Physical


Want to know more about the quality 4.0?

Read industry 4.0 quality and its benefits.

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