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What Is The Open Testing Platform?

The Open Testing Platform™ (OTP) is a collaboration hub that assists testers to keep pace with...

Artificial Intelligence Used for Software Testing, Needs Testing?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) solutions for quality assurance are...

Removing Barriers to In-Sprint Testing and Development - Infographic

Test automation must be lightweight, re-usable and easy to apply, in order to help...

Containers for Continuous Testing

Application development and testing has been revolutionised in the past several years with...

If testing was a race, data would win every time

Okay, so that title doesn’t make complete sense. However, if you read to the end of this...

Curiosity and Windocks announce Containerised Test Data Automation

Curiosity Software Ireland, creators of Test Data Automation, and Windocks, on demand database...

The broken promise of test automation

Remember when test automation was being peddled as a silver bullet for testing bugbears? Of...

De-Risking Mainframe Migration

The value of migrating from mainframe to web and cloud architecture often appears obvious to...

Models in testing: Where’s their value?

System models: there’s lots of different techniques today, but where is their true value for...

BDD is much more than Gherkin or Cucumber

Behaviour Driven Development is, at its heart, about communication. It’s not about using Gherkin...

Turn GDPR Compliance into an Opportunity for Better, Faster Testing

Ever-tighter data privacy legislation like the EU General Data Protection Regulation and The...

Moving from GDPR compliance to full-blown “Test Data Automation”

I’ve written fairly frequently on the impact of the GDPR on testing, often responding to the...

In search of quality: QA must be engaged in search engine development

If you’re reading this, you’re likely already well aware of the value of watertight QA practice,...

Curiosity  announce test automation for search technologies built with Apache Solr

Curiosity Software Ireland, specialist vendor in test data management and model-based test...

10 Ways to Optimise and Accelerate UFT Test Automation (Part 2)

Welcome to part two in this article exploring the benefits of model-based test design and...

10 Ways to Optimise and Accelerate UFT Test Automation (Part 1)

Its ongoing development, including the recently introduced of the ‘UFT Family’, ensure that...

GDPR and testing: A few questions to ask yourself

I’ve been harping on about GDPR and other recent developments in compliance for years now, and...

monolith to microservice: QA must match the speed of innovation today

Register for the next Curiosity webinar – To Open Banking and Beyond: Developing APIs that are...

Second decade of a new millennium: observations and predictions for QA

The past decade has seen me sell one start-up, join a multi-national, and co-found my latest...