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HP Sprinter is the Smart Alternative

HP Sprinter is the Smart Alternative By: Matt Angerer What if you could improve defect communication by 70% and overall software testing productivity by almost 80%* by using a free tool offered to existing HP Quality Center and ALM customers? Not only is this possible, but it’s a proven reality that many IT implementation teams

93% of Businesses Software Testing with Agile

93% of Businesses Software Testing with Agile By: Matt Angerer In a digital world, every aspect of our daily lives is impacted by computers. From checking the weather forecast in the morning, to paying bills online, or shopping for gifts; almost everything we do has an online component. Computer software has become an integral part of

Mobile Application Testing: Predictability and Repeatability

Mobile Application Testing: Predictability and Repeatability By: Matt Angerer Did you know that reports from Smart Insights show a staggering 80 percent of Internet users now own a smartphone? What’s more,  research indicates that consumers prefer using mobile apps over desktop software – a dramatic shift over the past few years. As organizations race to

Don’t Roll the Dice; Emulate Testing Conditions

Don’t Roll the Dice; Emulate Testing Conditions By: Matt Angerer The software testing field is in a constant state of progressive evolution. Advanced test automation capabilities like service and network virtualization lead these technological breakthroughs. According to the World Quality Report, 33 percent of QA and Testing budget is now allocated to testing hardware and

Customize IT Education for End-User Success

Customize IT Education for End-User Success By: Matt Angerer According to recent research from HP, 87% of survey respondents indicated that customization of IT software education is critical for the next 2 years. To be truly effective, IT education needs to appeal to a variety of different “learning types”, such as: The Visual Learner: You’ve

Plan, Iterate, Evaluate, Repeat- Agile Demystified

Plan, Iterate, Evaluate, Repeat- Agile Demystified By: Matt Angerer When it comes to software delivery, a variety of factors must be taken into consideration, including the most effective delivery approach. The reality is that not all clients are the same and not all clients need the same thing. Clients undergoing a large ERP implementation with

Complex SAP Environments Need Integrated Testing

Complex SAP Environments Need Integrated Testing By: Matt Angerer Now that your project team is up and running with HP ALM or Quality Center for manual system testing, have you given much thought to your overall integrated testing approach? As you know, SAP change management is a critical component of the overall software delivery lifecycle.

Digital Transformation in Testing

Digital Transformation in Testing By: Matt Angerer Thanks to advances in big data, social, and mobile technology an increasing number of sectors are developing intensely personal consumer interactions. As the time-to-market for such initiatives is greatly reduced, the need for better and faster testing services increases every day. ComputerWorld reported that digital transformation in business

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