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Seven Tips for Distributed Testing Teams

Most people immediately think “technical” when they hear the words “test automation”, but many of the various problems that often arise could have been ironed out before anything technical is performed with proper communication, collaboration, and buy-in.  The endless...

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Cycle 2.6.1 Released!

Thank you for taking the time to review our Cycle 2.6.1 release, which includes a combination of new functionality, incremental improvements, and bug fixes. See what's new below, and download from the User Portal today! What's New in 2.6.1: Faster program operation. ...

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The Case for Adopting a Continuous Upgrade Schedule

Management decrees that its time to finally “get around to it” and update the antiquated system to the latest and greatest so they can take advantage of the newest features.  You ask your boss what resources will be made available and how many people will be hired to...

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Cycle 2.6.0 Released!

Thank you for taking the time to review our Cycle 2.6.0 release, which includes a combination of new functionality, incremental improvements, and bug fixes. See what's new below, and download from the User Portal today! What's New in 2.6.0: Licensing ease-of-use...

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Test Automation with Native Applications

I’ve been spoiled by the relative ease of creating automated tests for web applications and web pages, as “driving” those interfaces using elements like xPaths and IDs is often a straightforward process - assuming I’m not working with something sloppily written and/or...

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Top 8 Test Automation Resources for 2020

I’ve sifted through the many test automation websites out there, and have compiled a list of my top “go-tos” below.  There will inevitably be some overlap in the types of content, but I’ve mostly gone with different “flavors” of websites.  This is a “best of webpages”...

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Cycle 2.5.0 Released!

December 20, 2019 Our latest release, 2.5.0 is now available for all existing Cycle users. See what's new below, and download from the User Portal today! What's New in 2.5.0 Please find the following high-level summary of the 2.5.0 release. Data Support for Scenario...

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Workin’ Gherkin Syntax for your Team

There are a number of fantastic test automation blogs on the Internets® that cover learning proper Gherkin syntax.  We’ll overlap with some of that, but this guide is more specifically for working Gherkin syntax to fit your team and project, and determining when it...

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What Makes a Good Test Case?

We get distracted and are often hurried when designing test cases, as everything is on a tightly project-managed deadline these days…but are they good?  What makes a “good” test case?  Let’s start by level setting on a definition of a test case…Scouring the trusty...

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