DevOps Tools Aren’t Enough to Transform Your Process

DevOps Tools Aren’t Enough to Transform Your Process

Digital Experience | Mobile Application Development

As software practitioners, we all love tools that make us more efficient and we’ve already optimized our development environments with keyboard shortcuts, window managers, shell enhancements, and IDE plugins. Even after all these DevOps tools have shaved milliseconds off our daily workload, it’s still possible to find time to learn new configuration management tools, participate … Continue reading “DevOps Tools Aren’t Enough to Transform Your Process”

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Definition of Done is Key to Releasing Better Apps

Definition of Done is Key to Releasing Better Apps

Digital Experience | Mobile Application Development

Do you know what’s in your definition of done? Do you have a shared understanding of what is needed by your team to scale DevOps? Do you know what your users expect before you call that feature complete? The Goal: Move Fast, Close Well At the heart of app development is the user story, a … Continue reading “Definition of Done is Key to Releasing Better Apps”

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Automated Testing To Identify Root Causes For Flaky UI Tests

Automated Testing To Identify Root Causes For Flaky UI Tests

Digital Experience | Mobile Application Development

As part of my research at Perfecto, I keep track of activities that customers use to improve the speed at which they deliver web and mobile apps. My current role grants me visibility into aspects of the broader process of software delivery beyond that which a day job of coding, estimation, and standup meetings typically … Continue reading “Automated Testing To Identify Root Causes For Flaky UI Tests”

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Mobile Testing of Location Powered Android Apps

Mobile Testing of Location Powered Android Apps

Digital Experience | Mobile Application Development | Mobile Application Testing

Background Have you ever been in a situation where you’re trying to hail a car service or find a nearby coffee shop and your phone location has you a few blocks away, and the circle covers a two miles radius? Understandably, it drives users nuts!   Figure 1: Location accuracy could impact where your driver … Continue reading “Mobile Testing of Location Powered Android Apps”

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A Winning Recipe for Open Source Test Automation Frameworks

A Winning Recipe for Open Source Test Automation Frameworks

Digital Experience | Mobile Application Development | Mobile Application Testing

There’s no doubt that the bulk of software delivery today relies on test automation through open-source test frameworks. In a recent blog post, we highlighted some of the main differences around the leading frameworks such as Appium, Selenium, Calabash, Espresso and XCTest UI. As a quick summary, the key points that were identified as critical … Continue reading “A Winning Recipe for Open Source Test Automation Frameworks”

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