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Importance of Testing Healthcare Mobile Apps

July 13 2020, 05:46am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

We have almost entered in an era where applications monitor our lives.  Starting from a primary BP machine to conventional angiography, we depend upon application and digital devices. This makes testing of healthcare mobile apps more crucial than ever. No one can take the risk of error in healthcare as a single mistake can put multiple lives at stake.

Challenges In Testing Healthcare
  • It requires expertise in testing, and usually, it is high in cost.
  • Testing should be done keeping in mind the safety and regulatory standards- as any error can cause a direct effect on a patient’s life.
  • Testing team needs to be well aware of the various functionalities, clinical usage, and the environment the software will be used for.
  • Cross dependency of software- testers need to ensure that any changes in one component or layer should not lead to side effects on the other.

 Check out the list of the useful tips that can be considered while testing healthcare apps.

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Smart Mobile Application Testing Strategies for Cloud Devices

April 3 2018, 09:46am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

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The revolution of cloud devices has brought remarkable access to their customer base via mobile app market. Consumer apps still control the eco-system of mobile app; however, organizations are gradually moving towards them.

Mobile apps, however basically worked to be used on mobile devices, can likewise be retrieved on other platforms. This cross-platform user-friendliness and succeeding ease of use has additionally been a major feature in its volatile development. It is protected to expect that the mobile apps are an important part of modern-age current society. Today, as tremendous numbers of applications are in existence, the typical user has the advantage of having the capacity to pick an application for his needs from an enormous choice of applications with comparatively styled characteristics and functions.

For the mobile application a successful one, we cannot ignore the significance of mobile application testing strategies, but it is indefinite that a worthy strategy might deliver quality mobile app and enhance the performance of mobile application.

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Top 6 Technological trends in software testing in 2018

March 20 2018, 06:26am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

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The software testing community has come through many interesting trends through the year 2017. These trends mainly include the newly introduced practices in software testing. Trends like adopting newer test automation tools & practices and DevOps are found to be usually followed, which in turn has resulted to increase in automation being performed on various web applications. While some tools are still facing issues like managing the environments as well as test data, shortened release schedules and lack of time for proper testing.

  1. Working together with manual & automation tools: It’s true that automating every single thing sounds like interesting and easy for everyone for once, but, in reality automation makes it difficult to face challenges in complex test environments and data and ever shortening delivery cycles.
  2. Emerging mobile test automation: As compared to earlier years, we can clearly see a shift of software world towards Mobile applications, away from web and desktop applications. The same can be said as the reason for the introduction of Test Automation in mobile applications testing in order to shorten time-to-market needs of software organizations.

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Rise of Artificial Intelligence in Software Testing to Guarantee Security!

January 8 2018, 10:33am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

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Advantages of AI in Software Testing

Integrating AI in software testing is the right decision, as this will not only save the considerable amount of time and labor, but this will benefit in different ways like:

1. Better Quality:

Using AI in software testing after the procedure of development, not only saves time, but also helps in safeguarding the better quality. It predicts, prevents and automates the whole procedure of testing using self-learning algorithms. 

2. Speedy and Reliable:

Using AI in software testing procedure will save a considerable amount of time of the development team. AI helps to deliver faster and quicker outcomes that are also reliable for the team.

 

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Why Manual Testing Services Are Recommended over Automated Software Testing?

November 1 2017, 10:54am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

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While testing software, a testing company can choose Automated as well as Manual testing methods. But, it entirely relies upon the softwares requirements, the budget of the project, and which testing method will be beneficial for the project.

Manual Testing

Manual testing is a process of testing each and every program individually and making the comparison of the outcomes with that of expectations. Manual testing is a procedure in which tester utilizes the program as a user and encounters functionality to check whether every one of the features is working appropriately or not.

 It is always advisable to go for manual testing services if your task needs the human touch like the ease of use. Organizations having restricted expertise in the range are additionally suggested to begin with manual testing. Once the team of testers obtains mastering in the testing, they can later move toward automation.

Automated Testing

Various tools are utilized by testers in order to execute automated testing. Automated testing is a process in which the tests of a software application are pre-scripted and the software tools execute these pre-scripted tests before it is released into production. It makes use of  automation tools to write and execute test cases. Therefore, no manual involvement is required while executing an automated test suite.

If the expected and actual output is same, your program is working well; this implies your project is bug free. If the output doesn’t match the expectation, you need to investigate once again and keep on running tests until results match.

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Automation Testing of Android Mobile Application with Java

October 26 2017, 06:52am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

Automated testing is a method of practicing an application to implement the entire life cycle of the software in a minimum amount of time and provides effectiveness and efficiency of testing the software. It is a technique where the tester itself writes the scripts and uses a suitable software that it's apt for testing.

Automation Tools for Testing Android Mobile Applications

Below are some of the following automation tools for testing android applications:

  1. Appium

Appium is an open source test automation tool that permits you to easily write functional tests that automate Android mobile apps.

  1. Selendroid

It is an open source automation framework that drives off the UI of Android applications. Also, it can be described as a powerful testing tool that can be used on emulators and real devices and still reuses the existing infrastructure of web, you can write tests using the Selenium 2 client APIs.

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Most Used Open Source Tools for Android Mobile Application Testing

October 17 2017, 04:57am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

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The business must test the Android app elaborately under varying user conditions to assess its user experience very precisely, but it must provide QA professionals with robust mobile app testing tools and test automation framework to repeat the tests under the varying conditions.

Appium

Appium is an open-source mobile automation testing tool to allow the developers to test various Android native mobile applications as well as hybrid applications. Native applications are written with the support of Android SDKs and different web application tools which can be used to perform tests or mobile users, like a built-in browser application.

Robotium

This open source test automation framework for Android is designed with features that facilitate Android UI testing. The QA professionals can use Robotium app testing to test both the native and hybrid apps for Android.

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How Cloud-Based Mobile Device Lab Accelerates Time to Market and ROI?

September 19 2017, 11:13am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

It becomes very chaotic to maintain the variety of mobile phones and tablets with the latest Android or iOS updates available across all makes and models for 24/7. There are various security concerns that arise for mobile app cloud testing as well as data management and accessibility thus creating a complex situation.

In the following ways Cloud-Based Mobile Device Labs boost the productivity:

  • Faster market delivery: A unified environment needs to be established for the benefit of all DevOps teams. For fully operational regression testing, the environment is necessary in order to facilitate continuous integration

 

  • Simulate networks environmentBy using simulation environments helps us to understand real-life network conditions, thus enabling them to be prepared in dealing with network issues.

 

  • Strict security guidelines: An offshore hosted mobile lab is expected to support most security requirements while the onsite lab resides inside the company’s VPN. Devices are centralized in a demilitarized network area. Administrative capabilities enable the changing of security policies as per project requirements.

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RanoreX: What Is It?

July 18 2017, 13:30pm

Posted by BugRaptors

Ranorex is a software testing tool that provides test automation for multiple environments, devices and software applications. Allows the users to perform functional testing on desktop, web or mobile applications. It supports various user interface technologies that includes Java, HTML, C#, Flash, Android, iOS and Silverlight.

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Features of Ranorex:

The powerful feature of Ranorex is Cross platform testing. Once the test cases are written, they can be executed on different mobile devices like Android and iPhone.

It offers user interface object recognition model that is reliable and is totally dependent on Ranorex XPath technology.

It provides a tool set that allows the user to automate the UI testing by recording the UI actions without writing any code…


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How To Maximize Test Coverage In Less Time Achieving Fruitful Results

July 11 2017, 13:56pm

Posted by BugRaptors

To make sure everything is tested in the best possible way and the software you ship is the best possible quality. For all such you need to maximize your test coverage. Gathers the details about which parts of a program are actually executed when running the test set to improve the test case efficiency.

Automated software testing services to to maximize test coverage in less time

Few tips that can help you maximize your test coverage:

  1. Understand your business aim: Before test cases designing, understand the point of the software you are going to test. Talk to the end user and try to find what is most important to end users.
  2. Communication: You should talk directly to the developers about what are the new functionalities they are going to deliver with each release. You will get a fair idea to focus your efforts on the next test.

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