What is Alpha Testing? An Early Alarm for Defects

Alpha Testing

Alpha Testing is a Pre-release activity and one of the types of Acceptance Testing. Here, testing activity is carried out in a much-controlled manner and it is not accessible by the end-users/market.

A newly developed product or updated product undergoes Alpha testing in the Testing environment (which is formally called Developer’s site). Testing is carried out to simulate real-time behavior to match the usage of the product by the end-users in the market.

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Data Migration Testing Tutorial: A Complete Guide

Data migration testing guide

Overview of Data Migration Testing:

It is quite often heard that an application is moved to a different server, the technology is changed, it is updated to the next version or moved to different database server etc.,

  • What does this actually mean?
  • What is expected from the testing team in these situations?

From the testing point of view, it all means that the application has to be tested thoroughly end-to-end along with migration from the existing system to the new system successfully. 

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Types of Migration Testing: With Test Scenarios for Each Type

Types of Migration Testing

Types of Migration Testing: 

This is the 2nd part tutorial in our data migration testing tutorial series.

Migration Testing is essential to move data from the Legacy system to the new system without any data loss and there are several types of Migration Testing too.

Through this tutorial, let us know more about the Migration Testing Types that quite often happen in the real time in IT Industry.

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What is Longevity Testing? How to Catch the Bugs Before the Customer Finds It

Longevity Testing

This article explains the meaning of “Longevity Testing” and how it helps to assess the stability of the System or the Product and reduce the defects found by the customer i.e. Catch the bugs in-house before the customer finds it”.

By the end of this article QA Managers, Leads and Testers will have a fair knowledge about:  

  • What is Longevity Testing?
  • Why is Longevity Testing required?
  • Planning and Executing Longevity Tests
  • What are the Pros and Cons of Longevity Testing?

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SaaS Testing: Challenges, Tools and Testing Approach

Saas Testing

Overview of SaaS Testing:

To begin implementing any form of testing methods, whether it is traditional or new methods, we need to know every detail of that particular testing method.

This is required as proper knowledge and understanding because it not only helps in implementing the testing method for our application in a better way, but it also allows us to get the most out of that testing tool.

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Internet of Things (IoT) Testing: Challenges, Tools and Testing Approach

IoT Testing

Testing Internet of Things (IoT):

When a question such as “What are the basic necessities of life” is thrown at people, most of them would answer, “Food, Shelter, Clothing”.

But, that was the case before a century. Human beings have evolved to develop a handful of extra necessities for living. We have evolved to make our life, simpler, better, easier. 

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7-Step Practical Implementation of Manual Testing Before Production Release

Implementation of Manual Testing

In the previous post of this series around Manual Testing, I tried to throw as much light as possible on the basics of Manual Testing.

If you missed it, you can read it here.

I hope it was successful in taking you as close as possible to the answers you were looking for.

In that case, wouldn’t you love to know more about the practical implementation of Manual Testing, how to get more familiar with it and how to actually start a career in it? 

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Manual Testing Tutorial (Free Course with 100+ Tutorials)

Manual Testing Tutorials

A Complete List of 100+ Manual Testing Tutorials:

This is going to be the most in-depth series of tutorials on Manual Software Testing. Go through the topics mentioned in this series carefully to learn the basic and advanced testing techniques.

This series of tutorials would really enrich your knowledge and will, in turn, mold your testing skills in a much better way.

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Context Driven Testing: 7 Basic Principles with an Example

What is context-driven testing

7 Basic Principles of Context-Driven Testing With an Example:

When I drive to the airport, I usually take the freeway that will get me there in the minimum time and avoids tolls. But that day, I took a longer local road route with a toll. Because I wanted a few extra minutes with my friend on the drive, who traveled a very long distance to spend the weekend with our family. The normal worst choice, in this case, turned out to be the best one.

But, consider this.

What if I was low on gas? 

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