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Read the latest Testersuite news and articles about testing and related subjects.

July 2015

New functionality in Testersuite 4.0

The success of Testersuite is mainly due to the ease with which the users is guided through the different test levels. For this reason, we frequently ask our customers for input to simplify testing even more. For example, at our Testersuite End user meetings. The input is considered in a roadmap for future releases. At… Read more

July 2015

Testing based on Product Risk

Because software errors can have a vast influence on your operation, it is essential to test changes and IT projects thoroughly. Cause time and budget for testing is limited, choices must be made. Not only finding errors, but more so covering business risk should the main objective of testing. Therefore, these choices should be made… Read more

June 2015

TestNet Summer School

Wednesday 24th of June, NBC Nieuwegein opened her doors to the annual TestNet Summer School. Members of TestNet got a change to expand their test knowledge over summer. During the 2015 edition, Testersuite also provided a course: 'Configuration and use of Testersuite.' The course comprised both test theory and practical assignments. The theoretical part started… Read more

May 2015

Testersuite, explained in 2 minutes

Testing is a complex, but necessary process to implement IT changes and IT-projects successfully. Testersuite aims at making testing easy, using very user-friendly but powerful modules. The Testersuite explanation, we also keep as simple as possible. The following animation will give you a proper image of Testersuite in less than 2 minutes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YGcWWD8wGvU Also, the… Read more

March 2015

10 principles regarding regression testing

Regression is ‘'the phenomenon that the quality of the system as a whole falls back due to individual changes’ (TMap Next, 2006). To prevent damage caused by these software errors, a regression test is performed. The objective of performing a regression test, is to find out if all system parts are still functioning after making… Read more

February 2015

Testersuite signs a solution partnership with TOPd...

The first quarter of 2015, Testersuite has signed a solution partnership with TOPdesk, a supplier of standard software to support service management. Because of this, a powerful means to test TOPdesk changes in a structured fashion has been made available. For the success of implementing changes is greatly dependant on the extent to which it… Read more

February 2015

Testing TOPdesk changes in Testersuite

Testersuite is a Cloud test management application for testing in projects and during IT maintenance. Powerful features support the full testing process. TOPdesk and Testersuite have developed an integration that makes it possible to test TOPdesk changes in Testersuite in a structured manner. Benefits The TOPdesk - Testersuite integration has many advantages, including: Less risks when changing the… Read more

January 2015

Testersuite sponsors TestNet

Twice a year, TestNet, the Association for Dutch Test Professionals, organizes a major event in which the exchange of knowledge and expertise in the field of testing is the goal. As of from 2015, Testersuite will be TestNet's main sponsor for both the Spring Event on Thursday, April 30, and the Fall Event on Wednesday, October… Read more

October 2014

IT audits? No problem!

Increasingly, an external IT audit (formerly "EDP audit") for organizations is an opportunity to improve testing. For each IT change it must be possible to show which tests have been carried out, what results are derived from the tests and how the process of acceptance has been executed. A large part of this test challenge… Read more

September 2014

Annual Testersuite user meeting

In the development of Testersuite, we continuously strive to make the testing of complex systems as easily as possible. The further development is therefore largely influenced by the suggestions of existing customers. On Tuesday 18 November, the annual Testersuite user meeting will be organized in the afternoon. The goal of the meeting is: Getting to know other Testersuite… Read more

July 2014

Majority of SAP companies use Excel for testing

Every spring, the Association of Dutch-speaking SAP Users (VNSG) organizes a user conference to promote the exchange of knowledge among SAP-using companies. Test consultancy firm PTWEE thought this was the right moment to investigate the test maturity of the represented companies. SAP defects in 'little Excel lists' The research results provide an interesting insight of how… Read more

April 2014

Automated regression testing, useful or not?

Whenever software changes require testing, it is advisable to test the adjacent components in addition to the change itself. This will (hopefully) show that the change has no negative effect, also called regression, on the unchanged components. The increase of testing for regression is often a motivation to investigate whether it is useful to automate… Read more