Scary software tales and how Service Virtualization saved the day

Happy Halloween, everybody! We hope you’re not hiding any skeletons in your software closet. You know, goblins such as untested apps (gasp!), unrevealed glitches (eek!) or tests you’re planning to perform in production environments (boo!) If you’re a CIO hiding any of the above, a new webinar from CA Technologies might help exorcise your demons. The […]

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Recent botnet attacks highlight importance of automated testing to harden defenses

Massive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks have become a weekly scourge, and with software now embedded in most consumer electronics (Hey, is it too late to turn back from the Internet of Things? Asking for a friend.) the problem will likely only get worse. Hackers have learned how to harness the items you use around the house […]

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Achieve Rigorous Testing within the Bounds of 9 to 5

Every tester’s been there: the code freeze is in, release day is looming, and there are more tests to execute than there are hours in the day. And that’s assuming the test cases needed for rigorous testing have been identified and created in the first place, which opens up a whole other can of worms. […]

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Faced with unprecedented tech demands, Rio 2016 officials simulate

The CIO of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games effort is faced with enormous tech demand for the 17-day event: some 138,000 volunteers, employees and outsourced staff and over 10,000 athletes competing in 144 venues. They’ll all be leaning on a technology infrastructure that has been spun up from virtually nothing in just two years. The technology demand […]

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Rise of mobile apps demands rigorous app testing — and service virtualization

Your company finally got around to revamping its website. Congratulations. Now, here’s another question: How’s your mobile app? If you’re like too many c-level executives, the answer should be keeping you up at night. Why? Because mobile isn’t just the future. It’s the present. Mobile internet usage surpassed desktop web access two years ago. Consider: As The […]

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