Career Shift from a Tester to Business Analyst – A Step by Step Guide

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A Step-by-Step guide for a Tester to become a Business Analyst:

A testing professional is required to thoroughly test the software developed to ensure if the software meets the end requirements of the customer.

A Business Analyst is also responsible to verify whether the software built and delivered meets the end customer requirements. This aspect of both the roles make it easier for a tester to switch to a business analyst role.

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Data Migration Testing Tutorial: A Complete Guide

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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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SalesForce Testing Beginner’s Guide

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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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Shift Left Testing: A Secret Mantra for Software Success

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The new Shift Left Testing, a DevOps mantra in Software Development:

A quick Recap of all the video tutorials in DevOps was explained in our earlier tutorial. Now, we will see about Shift left testing.

When I use the term ‘Shift Left’, you might be wondering what am I referring to Shift Left in a software??

2+ decades ago, when I started my career as a software tester there was no separate ‘Testing Phase’ for Software development and Testers Role never used to exist at all. Developers used to develop the software, test themselves and make a software release.

Further Reading => Informative DevOps Tutorial Series

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Mobile App Testing Tutorials (A Complete Guide with 30+ Tutorials)

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A complete guide to testing mobile applications with in-depth tutorials:

Mobile technology and smart devices are the trend now and will change the future of the world as we know it. We all can vouch for it, can’t we? Now, it will be amateurish if I list what we use these mobile devices for. You all know it – Maybe better than we do.

Let’s get straight to what this tutorial is going to be about.

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Top 20 Best Test Management Tools (New 2020 Rankings)

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Best Test Management Tools You Should Try to Speed Up Your Testing Efforts:

The term “Test Management” encompasses anything and everything that we do as testers and we take the help of a best and efficient test management software to perform this task.

The tester's day-to-day activities include:

  1. Creating and maintaining release/project cycle/component information.
  2. Creating and maintaining the test artifacts specific to each release/cycle for which we have- requirements, test cases, etc.
  3. Establishing traceability and coverage of the test assets.
  4. Test execution support – test suite creation, test execution status capture, etc.
  5. Metric collection/report-graph generation for analysis.
  6. Bug tracking/defect management.

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Web Application Testing Complete Guide (How To Test A Website)

Web Application Testing

A Complete Web Application Testing Guide: How To Test A Website

We all have to agree that in today’s ever-changing and competitive world, the internet has become an integral part of our lives.

Most of us make our decisions by searching the information on the internet these days, hence hosting a website is no longer optional but mandatory for all kind of businesses. It is the first step in becoming and staying relevant in the market. 

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Katalon Smart Wait: Putting An End To The Selenium Timing Issue

Katalon Smart Wait

Learn How To Put An End To The Selenium Timing Issue In This Complete Hands-On Review Of Katalon Smart Wait:

Selenium Webdriver (Selenium) is one of the most popular web testing automation frameworks in the test automation community. The tool is open-source with comprehensive capabilities for the users to explore and freely integrate with their workflow.

Selenium is a powerful tool for web testing. However, making the most of the tool is still a challenging task for those who lack sufficient programming experiences.

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Hands-On Review: Use Katalon Studio 7 To Simplify Automation

Katalon Studio 7

An In-Depth Review Of The Phenomenal Features Of Katalon Studio 7:

Katalon Studio is a simple and easy-to-use solution for Web, API, Mobile, and Desktop Automated testing.

The latest version – Katalon Studio 7 (KS7) comes with many significant changes along with essential features and updates including Smart execution, Desktop App Testing, Test Artifacts Sharing, Private Plugin Capabilities, and much more.

Let's explore these new features!!

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How To Automate Repetitive QA Tasks Using Excel Macros [Examples]

QAs Macro Mindset

This In-depth Guide About QA's Macro Mindset Explains How To Automate Repetitive QA Tasks Using Excel Macros with Examples And Screenshots of Excel Sheets:

The need for automation in today’s world is one of the essential and growing demands. Today everyone is seeking something that eases his/her work or the hassles involved in the routine work.

Nowadays, nobody wants to visit a mobile store, stand in queues to recharge their phone, it is convenient to not physically visit anywhere but to recharge the phone online within a fraction of a second.

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Altibase Open Source Relational Database Review

Altibase Database

This Tutorial Provides a Hands-on Review of the Altibase Database, Which is an Open-Source, ACID & SQL Compliant, Relational Database Management System (RDBMS):

This article will give you a detailed review of the Altibase Database which includes product features, pricing, customer support, advantages, and limitations of this in-memory plus on-disk database.

Altibase is a Freely Downloadable, enterprise-grade, high-performance RDBMS.

Let's Explore!!

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TestCafe Studio Tool To Automate Your Web Testing Without Writing Code

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TestCafe Studio Web Testing Tool Hands-on Review Tutorial:

Are you frustrated by the limitations of legacy web testing tools?
Are you and your QA team looking for alternatives to products like Selenium?
Do you need a web testing tool that is easy-to-use, reliable and free of cumbersome web drivers?

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