SalesForce Testing Beginner’s Guide

Introduction to SalesForce Testing:

SalesForce.com is one of the most widely used Customer Relationship Management (CRM) tool. It was found by Marc Benioff and is currently headquartered in San Francisco, US.

The primary purpose of a CRM tool is to sustain the relationship of an organization with its customers once the product is delivered to customers. Over the time, along with providing CRM services, SalesForce started to offer cloud storage as well, which reduced the hassle of maintaining physical servers for data storage of web applications.

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What is User Story and Acceptance Criteria (Examples)

A Perfect Guide to User Story Acceptance Criteria with real-life scenarios:

In the Software Development industry, the word ‘Requirement’ defines what our goal is, what the customers exactly need and what will make our company to increase its business.

Be it a product company which makes software products or a service company which offers services in various software fields, the prime base for all of them is the requirement and the success is defined by how well the requirements are met.

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HP ALM Synchronizer Defect Management Tool Hands-On Tutorial

Overview of HP ALM Synchronizer:

HP ALM Synchronizer seems to be a very new term for most of us and several questions surround us when we first see or hear to this term.

Usually, when we come across a new term, we will start doing a Google search to find out the details about what it is.When we do a search for this term, unfortunately not many results can be found except some installation guides, images, few descriptive details etc.

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Sample Template for Acceptance Test Report with Examples

Overview of Acceptance Test Report (Part-III):

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In our previous tutorial on “Acceptance Testing Documentation with Real-Time Scenarios” we discussed Acceptance Test plan.

In this tutorial, we will take an in-depth look at reporting of Acceptance Test Status, Acceptance Test Summary, and Sign-Off.

Some generic templates are included in this tutorial to enhance your understanding in a better way. We will also hover over the concept of Acceptance Testing in Agile and Acceptance Test Driven Development.

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Acceptance Testing Documentation with Real-Time Scenarios

Documentation of Acceptance Testing (Part- II):

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This tutorial is the continuation of our previous tutorial where we discussed what is Acceptance testing, when it has to be done, who does it, its importance, types, process, impact on different teams, etc.

Documents play a very important role in Acceptance Testing and any issues with regards to the document have a huge negative impact. When a proper check is not exercised, then it may even lead to the Failure of the Product.

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What is Acceptance Testing (A Complete Guide)

Introduction to Acceptance Testing (Part-I):

In this tutorial series, you will learn:

  1. What is Acceptance Testing
  2. Acceptance Tests and Test Plan
  3. Acceptance Tests Status and Summary Reports
  4. What is User Acceptance Testing (UAT)

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Practical Software Testing QA Process Flow (Requirements to Release)

A Complete Overview of End-to-End QA Software Testing Process Flow:

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The job of a software testing professional is not an easy one. It is filled with challenges, which is equally demanding as well.  Testers are supposed to be alert and enthusiastic in each and every phases of the application lifecycle.

Though there are challenges, there are several tremendous opportunities as well to learn and explore the various aspects of testing methodologies, processes and of course the software in detail.

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

This article explains 8 Key Performance Indicators for Quality Releases with the help of Panaya Test Center 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?  Continue reading →

What is Beta Testing? A Complete Guide

Beta Testing is one of the Acceptance Testing types, which adds value to the product as the end-user (intended real user) validates the product for functionality, usability, reliability, and compatibility.

Inputs provided by the end-users helps in enhancing the quality of the product further and leads to its success. This also helps in decision making to invest further in the future products or the same product for improvisation.

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What is Alpha Testing? An Early Alarm for Defects

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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