Many people think Quality assurance and Quality control are the same. also, they often use the phrase QA to refer to testing, but this isn't true. They are related and tightly linked, and it's very confusing to differentiate between QA, QC and testing and to identify each activity of them. Moreover, people in this domain sometime wonder about their job title:" am I a software tester, QA engineer or QC engineer ?" In this article, we will define each term and the difference between them, and by the end of it, you will be able to respond to this question.
As this new year dawned, I was reminiscing on the fact that I now had more than a decade worth of experience in the IT industry. Back when I started my career, I had a very strong notion of what a successful career would look like at the 10-year mark. As I look back, I can only shake my head at the simplicity and naivety of that idea. So, here are the things that I would tell the 21-year-old me as she started her career.
In this article, Jency shares useful information about the ISTQB – CTFL program, How to prepare for the Certification exam, Exam Guidelines, and many more.
Regression testing is always an integral part of any software development life cycle. If we plan, design and strategise our testing well before, we can definitely achieve less painful and better coverage in regression testing during sprints as well as in final release. Our Synapse Dhanalaxmi shares about Regression Testing strategy in sprint.
In this article, our Synapse Rahul condenses all his thoughts and learnings from participating in Testing Contests. This post provides an overview of his thoughts on Testing Contests using the 5W 1H (What, Where, Who, Why, When, and How) approach.
No matter how many times you have gone through it, interviews are always nerve-racking and gruelling. The feeling of being interviewed can still make us feel nervous! I am not an expert in this topic of interview coaching, but since many were reaching out for tips to crack interviews, I thought of sharing my failure stories and learnings along with tips crack interviews.
Bugs in programming languages? We may not have thought about it deeply. Our Synapse Balaji, shares about his learning experience about bugs in programming languages and how it could help testers.
The power of a leader does not lie in making great speeches and being perceived as unapproachable; it lies in his/her ability to relate to people's problems and motivate them to find solutions. With this article Vijeta describes her expectations from an effective team leader.