Making API Testing Simple with Katalon Studio

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API Testing Tool Katalon Studio Review:

With the need for implementing API automation test for my projects, I have reviewed and developed proofs of concept (POC) using various tools and testing frameworks.

Honestly, it is a very challenging task to decide on the most suitable tool for my team of one senior QA and four junior QAs. There are several tools that can help with creating robust, light and maintainable scripts. However, they require technical skills. The other alternatives are easier to use but create brittle and temperamental tests.

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Appium Studio Tutorial for Mobile Automation (15+ Hands-on Tutorials)

Appium Studio Guide

Appium Studio Mobile Test Automation Tool Hands-on Review Tutorial:

This is a series of 15+ text and hands-on video tutorials. (Scroll down for the complete list of tutorials)

Appium, the open-source testing app, has now been made even better, and thanks to Appium Studio.

With Appium Studio, you can cut both the cost as well as the effort of running your automated mobile tests on Appium. This will help you to release high-quality apps even faster. 

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Kobiton Hands-on Review Tutorial: Mobile Device Cloud Testing Platform

Kobiton tutorial

Simple Automation Testing using Kobiton:

In this tutorial, we will cover simple automation with the Kobiton tool and, we will also see how to run parallel tests with Kobiton.

Step by Step instruction of each step involved in the automation and execution process is explained in simple terms along with the concerned pictorial representation for your easy understanding.

Let’s Explore!!

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8 Key Performance Indicators for Quality Releases (Panaya Test Dynamix Review)

Key Performance Indicators

This article explains 8 Key Performance Indicators for Quality Releases with the help of Panaya Test Dynamix end-to-end test solution:

It’s no secret that the Software Quality Managers are facing an increasing pressure to deliver high-quality software at a record-breaking speed.

The question that all of us often ask is – “how do we measure our success” in terms of software quality? 

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How to Mock and Simulate JMS IBM WebSphere MQ with Traffic Parrot [Hands on Review]

WebSphere MQ with Traffic Parrot

Traffic Parrot, a service virtualization tool, hands-on Review Tutorial:

Traffic Parrot reduces software testing costs and help testers deliver the product faster by using service virtualization, a practice also known as mocking or simulating APIs.

Mocking and simulating are important techniques that can help us in testing our applications in isolation.

Testing in isolation means moving away from the complex test scenarios and involving multiple applications to the scenarios that focus only on the application that we are actually testing. 

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Katalon Automation Recorder (Selenium IDE Alternative): Hands-on Review Tutorial

Katalon Automation Recorder tutorial

Hands-on review Tutorial – Katalon Automation Recorder (Selenium IDE for Chrome and Firefox):

Are you worried because your automation testing work has been hampered as Selenium IDE has stopped working from Firefox 55 onwards? Well, don’t be worried as we have some good news for you.

The Katalon Studio team has recently introduced Katalon Automation Recorder that has been developed for the users who are no longer able to continue the automation testing using obsolete Selenium IDE.

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Backlog Bug Tracking Tool Hands-on Review Tutorial

Backlog Bug Tracking Tool

Discovering, recording, and tracking bugs are important parts of the software development process. Luckily, bug and issue tracking tools can streamline the process, make it easy for teams to prioritize, assign, and fix bugs efficiently.

Many free online tools can capture and track bugs, but working with a single-purpose tool always has its drawbacks. One of the most obvious is the fact that bug tracking becomes siloed from the rest of a team’s work. For this reason, many teams have turned to more comprehensive solutions that help them manage the end-to-end development of projects.

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How to Test Website Performance Using SmartMeter.io Tool: Hands-on Review Tutorial

SmartMeter.io

Being a performance tester is steadily becoming one of the hottest specializations within the realm of software testing. The reason is that with digital transformation of our society in full blossom, digital performance is at the heart of everything – customer experience, brand image, revenue generation and other critical parts of any business.

As Ian Molyneaux famously puts it in The Art of Application Performance Testing: “If an end user perceives bad performance from your website, her next click will likely be on your-competition.com.”

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Test Automation for Jira with Katalon Studio

Katalon-Studio and JIRA integration

We have come up with this tutorial to guide you on test automation for JIRA with Katalon Studio.

Before we start talking about JIRA integration, we will have a quick overview of both the tools – Katalon Studio as well as JIRA.

Katalon Studio – Overview

Katalon Studio is a simple, powerful and a completely free automation solution for the web, Android, iOS and API testing on Windows and macOS.

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Plutora Test Tutorial: Test Management Tool Hands-On Review

Plutora Test

Hands-on review tutorial of ‘Plutora Test’ test case management tool:

In many companies, testing activities are run either in expensive application management systems or directly out of Excel and other Office documents. There is simply too much manual overhead and maintenance to make software delivery efficient.

Plutora Test (formerly Stryka) focuses on supporting all testing activities in delivering software. It is part of the Plutora platform along with capabilities for environment and release management. The open API lets you integrate with your existing tools like JIRA and Selenium.

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