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PSD2 - What About The API?

PSD2 conversations are largely focussed on aspects such as governance and authentication but does anyone else see another (major) risk? Yeah, that's right, there's a whole API strategy to be considered! ...

PSD2 - Are Banks API Olympians?

My local bank branch just put up a sign telling us that it is moving to a cashless model by the end of the summer 2017. 10 years ago, there were no ATMs in that branch but there were a lot of staff...

APIs and Standards Selection

Standardisation is of key importance. If we standardise, we live freely. Do you remember the proliferation of mobile phone charger interfaces in the mid ‘00s and routinely asking your mates if they had ...

API Agile Testing Quadrants

I prefer pictures to words especially nice pictures that take problems I’d been thinking about and present a solution in an elegant manner, much more elegant than anything I could ever have achieved ...

APIs - No Longer Teenagers

I remember when I first came across test automation tools; it was 1997 and I was lucky enough to work in a telecommunications company that had money to spend on one such product. I didn’t know quite how to ...

Find Your Testing Standard

I worked in a multinational organization several years back. To their credit, they had a quality policy and as part of that policy they had a test strategy and the test processes to back it up. ...

Pragmatic Product Risk Mitigation Process

So your product is mature but your requirements management and testing processes are not. You want to understand where your product is at but where to start?…. No panic, there are a few quick and simple steps that you can follow in order to recover the situation to a point...

Don’t Start with Unit Tests!

The dev team may have forgotten to write unit tests but unless you are at the bleeding edge of continuous integration (most companies are not!) this is not your biggest product quality issue. Unit tests are often over-relied upon, for example, validating that a method accepts only...

Scrumboards and Wallboards (with Ras Pi3!)

Whether your test analysts sit within a multi-disciplined scrum team or whether they sit as an independent test team, you need to get your test teams tasks managed efficiently. The best way to manage any software test team tasks is to..

ISTQB Foundation Level Course

We are delighted to launch our ISTQB foundation level course! We will come to your organisation and deliver our ISTQB instructor led courses to your staff! See the following link for all the details you need about the foundation level course and please contact us for more...

Cloud Based Test Automation

SoftTest is a an annual software testing conference in Ireland. It’s a very useful and practical one day conference (affordable too!). If you want to accelerate your business through testing challenges, you should attend next year (see http://softtest.ie/). I was fortunate to present at this years conference in...

Using Appium? Important Research Sources for You

If you are testing your mobile app on multiple mobile platforms (for e.g. using Appium either locally or on cloud based mobile device farms), you must ensure you are testing the devices which your target audience uses...

ISTQB Agile Extension Course

We are delighted to announce that we offer the highly sought after ISTQB agile extension (CTFL-AT) course. Please see what the course can give you...

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