Can Agile Testing Assure Retail Sector the Next Phase of Growth?

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Can you imagine driving through a retail store for your groceries? Or an Autobot delivering your orders at your doorstep? Retail biggies have done unimaginable innovations to woo the right mix of customers, so anything on these lines is absolutely imaginable.

Whether it is pop-up stores, magic mirrors, digital price tags, or engaging kiosks, it is becoming a task to keep up with the digital revolution in the retail space. At the same time, it is impossible to stop working towards and investing in new ideas. There is no chance that the sector can lose its charm after such humungous investments in setting it up.
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How Digital Assurance & Testing Help Build Agile Enterprises?

Digital assurance and testingPokemon Go has been creating buzz since July 2016 post its launch in select countries and is by far the most popular mobile game in the US history. Numbers and popularity charts could be working out for Nintendo, however, some enterprise-level IT security managers have a different take on this app. While the trend of getting hi-end mobile devices and related accessories at workplaces continues, gaming apps like Pokemon Go are fizzing concerns around Server hacks, unauthorized permissions, and more.
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10 Emerging Trends in Software Testing: Predictions for the next decade

10 Emerging Trends in Software Testing

The last decade has seen an overwhelming evolution of the software testing industry giving way to greener pastures. This rapid scale of development is keeping not just the developers, but also the testers on tenterhooks, making them to continuously strive to upgrade their skills. Even businesses today need to be even more aware of what is best in terms of performance and security. This disruption has been caused by the new technologies, and it is always challenging for testers to overcome the new issues posed by these upcoming technologies.
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Successfully Implementing TDD/BDD to Enable Shift-Left Testing Approach

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Today, when developers are using tools like J unit/N unit for testing their code, approaches such as test driven development (TDD) and behaviour driven development (BDD) focus on improving the quality of the code that is being written. Though the approaches require a different mind-set, the objective remains the same.

Usually Behaviour driven development is focused on the business behaviour of your code: the “why” behind the code. The focus is usually on the intent rather than process. It supports a team-centric (especially cross-functional) workflow. BDD works really well when a developer and either the agile product owner or a business analyst sit down together and write the pending specifications:
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Practical Approach for Improving Agile Testing Maturity – Part 2

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Continuing from where we left off in Practical Approach for Improving Agile Testing Maturity – Part 1, let us deep dive into the remaining critical factors for improving an organizations’ agile testing maturity. As explained, the 5 steps to improve your agile test maturity are:

  1. Discover and Document
  2. Analyze and Benchmark
  3. Develop a Roadmap
  4. Transformation Approach
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