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Mobile Testing Choices

When should we use Manual versus Automated testing? How should we choose our devices for test, and when should we use real devices versus virtual devices? What should we automate first? What should we manually test first?  Here are a few testing approach tips to get you started in testing your new Mobile project.

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Tips for Transitioning from a TCoE to Agile Testing

What happens if your TCoE is disbanded and you find yourself a member of an Agile team reporting to a Development Lead or Scrum Master? How do you successfully make this transition? The Agile world is very different and the change can be a career altering experience! If you are immersed in this change process, it is a huge paradigm/cultural shift. As you make this transition, you will find many differences in the approach and your day-to-day job activities. The changes fall into three major categories…

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Test Talk: Automation

This video answers questions like, how automation helps reduce the cost of testing, when can you start seeing an ROI from test automation, and what is the best place to get started with automation.

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SPR and Year Up Chicago Team up Again!


POSTED 04/11/2016

SPR’s Director of Civic Engagement, Pat Maher, recently sat down with Charlotte Norman, SPR’s 2nd intern from Year Up Chicago, for a conversation related to her early career and the internship experience. Year Up works with 18-24 year-olds from resource challenged areas of the city to support their professional and, often, personal development during an intensive, year-long program.

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9 Fantastic Reasons For Using Azure Logic Apps

Has someone ever asked you a question about what Azure Logic Apps is and what the benefits of it being used in your company are? Maybe they wanted to get an idea from you or possibly invite you to attend a meeting on discussing possible solutions in the Azure cloud space using Logic Apps. Although you

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Selenium WebDriver Model

Regression Test Automation with Selenium WebDriver The majority of current software applications are developed as web-based applications, running on web browsers such as Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, or Chrome. Web applications create a specific load on software testing resources, as the combinations in browser and platform coverage add to test coverage complexity. Most of these

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Talend Open Studio for Integration

Talend’s unified platform architecture continues to gain strong momentum in the area of Data Integration, Data Management, Data Quality and Big Data. Built on a comprehensive IDE, Talend offers greater control and flexibility as required with the ability to modify the generated Java code.


How to Build Reusable Responsive Charts in Angular/Ionic Apps – Part 2

In part 1, we reviewed the process of building reusable D3 charts in the Angular application. In this part-2, we wish to reuse the chart widget from the Angular app in the Ionic app. First, let’s add some features to our chart widget to handle responsiveness in the mobile application. Let’s say that when the chart

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How to Expose Services with Azure API Management

With Azure API Management service you can provide a more cohesive experience for your internal and external partners to access utilize your service portfolio. Providing developers a single place to explore a menu of available services and operations to integrate with. It provides host of capabilities to secure, manage and monitor your API’s including support for usage plans, throttling and quotas, payload transformation, alerts, and analytics.

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RDBMS vs NoSQL and How the Database World is Changing

Over the past year I am getting asked more and more about NoSQL. How do I feel about it? Have I set it up? Are there benchmarks? Let’s go over some history below and hopefully we can get an idea of where the technology is moving. This will be at a high level, and I would