One of the most significant objectives of most, if not all, software development projects, is to get the desired product without spending too much time and money on completing the project.
Smoke testing is also referred to as build verification testing. It is a software testing methodology that includes several non-exhaustive tests that are performed to ensure that the critical functions of a product are in working condition. The findings of this test pay an important role in deciding whether or not the build can move to the critical testing stage.
Smoke testing is a term that comes from the electronic industry itself. When a hardware component is under repair and if it starts functioning without producing any smoke, the hardware component has cleared the test. Smoke testing touches almost every primary function of a software product without going into the details of any one of them.
How do scientists demonstrate that a drug or vaccine is effective? Putting it to the test. It's your only choice. And, if you're reasonable, you'd never use medications that haven't been thoroughly tested. So, why don't you test software as thoroughly as you should?
The shift towards microservices and modular applications makes testing more important and more challenging at the same time. Learn more here.
API endpoint when you send the get request to that URL it returns the JSON response. In this article, I am going to use postman assertions for all the examples since it is the most popular tool. But this article is not intended only for the postman tool.
The demand for delivering quality software faster — or “Quality at Speed” — requires organizations to search for solutions in Agile, continuous integration (CI), and DevOps methodologies. Test automation is an essential part of these aspects.
What do you do when you have lots of free time on your hands? Why not learn test programming strategies and approaches?