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Digging through the data -- Testing Tools and Practices

by Tom Murphy  |  July 15, 2015

We are currently digging through good quantities in data as we build out our testing market documents.  Earlier we had a mind numbing set of vendor briefings and we still...

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The Summer of Testing Research

by Tom Murphy  |  April 7, 2015

We have kicked off our next round of research for the software testing tools market.  We are close to publication on a new Market Guide for API Testing and Service...

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Browser Compatability Testing

by Tom Murphy  |  January 6, 2015

We still receive a fair number of questions about browser compatibility testing. There are a good number of ways to complete this depending on when you are testing and what...

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AADi Summit 2013

by Tom Murphy  |  November 30, 2013

As much as I dislike Las Vegas, I am excited for the Gartner's annual Dev conference and look forward to meeting with our clients. I am going to be trying...

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Some Initial Test Organization Data

by Tom Murphy  |  September 21, 2012

I started a small survey a few weeks back to look at gaining a bit more quantitative information about testing organizations.  I have suspended the survey for now (and folded...

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Discovering Usability

by Tom Murphy  |  January 23, 2012

An element of software quality often overlooked is the issue of usability.  With internal applications you train users on the process to follow and this may make up for a...

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The Year of Mobile Testing

by Tom Murphy  |  January 23, 2012

The explosion of devices and apps is creating a strain on testing organizations.  A broad number of tools have hit the market and we expect to see strong growth in...

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Mobile Testing Tools – It is a Tactical Decision

by Tom Murphy  |  June 23, 2011

The rapid movement to build and deploy applications to devices is creating a challenge for testing teams.  Solutions from the leading testing vendors are missing, or provided by partner extensions,...

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The Apple Testing Problem

by Tom Murphy  |  February 24, 2011

As we worked through the MQ for Integrated Software Quality Suites one of the key issues we are seeing is that tools are lagging behind the pace of innovation and...

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Magic Quadrant for Integrated Software Quality Suites

by Tom Murphy  |  January 31, 2011

We published the updated MQ for Integrated Software Quality Suites today (see http://bit.ly/hd4reJ ) after several months of work with vendors, users, and community review.  This document focuses on vendors...

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