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Smoke Testing vs Sanity Testing vs Regression Testing Explained


Introduction. Smoke, Sanity & Regression testing are the basic testing concepts, which most QA teams/projects follow in different stages of software development.

7 Best Practices to Achieve Better Results in Quality Assurance


Introduction. With the world moving towards digital transformation, there has been a rising focus on software testing. Digital transformation is inevitable, as the use of the latest digital technologies can make your business operations effective and creative. performance software testing quality assurance best practice test automation framework

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Reactjs vs React Native – The main Difference You need to Know


Are you confused between Reactjs vs React Native? Which one is better among them? Can you reuse Reactjs code in React Native? Let's get to know the answers to these questions in this article comparing React and React Native. The post Reactjs vs React Native – The main Difference You need to Know appeared first on Insights on Latest Software Technologies - Simform Blog. Web Development

How to test when you know a bug won't be fixed

TechBeacon Testing

When you're writing automated tests and run up against a defect or unexpected behavior, it can feel like hitting a brick wall—as if all your testing is screeching to a halt. App Dev & Testing, Testing, Special Coverage: TSQA 2020 Conference, Test Automation

The measure and mismeasure of fairness: a critical review of fair machine learning

The Morning Paper

The measure and mismeasure of fairness: a critical review of fair machine learning , Corbett-Davies & Goel, arXiv 2018. With many thanks to Ben Fried and the ACM Queue editorial board for the paper recommendation.

Resolve problems faster with Davis Assistant and Microsoft Teams


Dynatrace news. Are you looking to scale your team but don’t have the budget? Need to free up a few hours a week to focus on innovation and spend less time interpreting data and troubleshooting? Well, you’re in luck, because Davis Assistant is ready to help.

Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For February 7th, 2020

High Scalability

Wake up! It's HighScalability time: A network visualization of an information operation on Twitter which originated in Russia ( Watch six decade-long disinformation operations unfold in six minutes ). Do you like this sort of Stuff? Your support on Patreon is appreciated more than you can know.

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Fun with (columnstore) compression on a very large table – part 3

SQL Performance

In part 1 of this series, I tried out a few ways to compress a 1TB table. While I got decent results in my first attempt, I wanted to see if I could improve the performance in part 2.

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Quickstart to Autonomous Cloud with Keptn on GKE


Dynatrace news. Self-Service Progressive Delivery of Microservices, Automated SLI/SLO based Quality Gates, Continuous Feedback through ChatOps and Automatic Remediation of Production Issues are some of the capabilities you expect from a modern cloud-native software delivery platform.

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POTS: protective optimization technologies

The Morning Paper

POTS: Protective optimization technologies , Kulynych, Overdorf et al., arXiv 2019. With thanks to @TedOnPrivacy for recommending this paper via Twitter.

Netflix Now Streaming AV1 on Android

The Netflix TechBlog

By Liwei Guo , Vivian Li , Julie Beckley , Venkatesh Selvaraj , and Jeff Watts Today we are excited to announce that Netflix has started streaming AV1 to our Android mobile app. AV1 is a high performance, royalty-free video codec that provides 20% improved compression efficiency over our VP9† encodes. AV1 is made possible by the wide-ranging industry commitment of expertise and intellectual property within the Alliance for Open Media (AOMedia), of which Netflix is a founding member.

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The Different Software Testing Types Explained


According to IEEE Std 829-1998, Software Testing is defined as “the process of analyzing a software item to detect the differences between existing and required conditions (i.e. defects) and evaluating the features of the software items.”

Perform 2020: Transforming your enterprise for the next decade


Dynatrace news. Just like that, we’re back in Las Vegas for Perform, and this year we’ve really stepped it up a notch. Returning to The Cosmopolitan Hotel, our first day of mainstage presentations was a show stopping performance.

Cloudburst: stateful functions-as-a-service

The Morning Paper

Cloudburst: stateful functions-as-a-service , Sreekanti et al., arXiv 2020. Today’s paper choice is a fresh-from-the-arXivs take on serverless computing from the RISELab at Berkeley, addressing some of the limitations outlined in last year’s ‘ Berkeley view on serverless computing.’

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Ember vs Angular: Where Should you Invest?


The post Ember vs Angular: Where Should you Invest? appeared first on Insights on Latest Software Technologies - Simform Blog. Web Development

Quick & Dirty Prometheus on OS-X


Install prometheus. Download the compiled prometheus binaries from Unzip the binary and cd into the directory. Run the prometheus binary, from the command line, it will listen on port 9090. $ cd /Users/gary.little/Downloads/prometheus-2.16.0-rc.0.darwin-amd64 $./prometheus. prometheus.

Improve user experience with more visibility into CDN-related HTTP errors (Part 1) 


Dynatrace news. Modern web applications rely heavily on Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) and 3rd-party integrations (for example, web analytics, tag managers, chat bots, A/B testing tools, ad providers, and more).

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Don’t forget to take your software delivery organization’s vital signs


Have you ever noticed that when you go to the doctor—be it your primary care doctor, a dermatologist, or an orthopedist—they always start by measuring your vital signs? They’ll measure your weight, blood pressure, and temperature. Once a year, your doctor will send you to the lab for blood work.

SQL Server dbcc clonedatabase – Gotcha

SQL Server According to Bob

SQL Server dbcc clonedatabase ​​ - ​​ Gotcha The dbcc clonedatabase is a ​​ handy command to clone metadata and ​​ information such as ​​ query disk store.

Sponsored Post: Fauna, Sisu, Educative, PA File Sight, Etleap, Triplebyte, Stream

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Autonomous Cloud Enablement aka Scaling NoOps via Self-Service


Dynatrace news. Autonomous Cloud is not another lofty marketing term. Autonomous Cloud is what enables our globally distributed development teams at Dynatrace to deliver better software faster following our NoOps approach: Fully Autonomous and as a Self-Service!

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Walking a mile in a customer’s shoes


At Tasktop’s headquarters in downtown Vancouver, it takes around 300 feet to do a lap around our entire office. At one of our automotive customers in Michigan, a round-trip walk of their premises is a daunting half mile. . I’ve always heard about the size and scale of some of Tasktop’s customers, but until I walked nearly half a mile in their shoes, I only had the faintest idea.

Multidimensional analysis 2.0: Analyze microservice-based metrics without code changes (Part 2)


Dynatrace news. In Part 1 of this blog series , we presented a few Dynatrace customer use cases for multidimensional analysis.

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NORAM Partner Summit 2020


Dynatrace news. Yes, that’s right welcome to 2020 already! And as we’re at Partner Summit it can only mean that it’s time to celebrate another 12 months of remarkable technology, service, and commercial success with our NORAM Partners.

OneAgent release notes, version 1.185


Dynatrace news. Added support for OkHttp 4.0.x, 4.2.x. Operating systems. Added support for Ubuntu 19.10 (s390x, x86, PPCLE, x86). Upcoming support changes. Upcoming OneAgent support changes. OneAgent 1.189 will be the last OneAgent version that supports the following technologies. PHP 7.0. The vendor has de-supported this technology and version with 2018-12-03. Upcoming Operating systems support changes. The following operating systems will no longer be supported starting 01 April 2020.

ActiveGate release notes version 1.185


Dynatrace news. Resolved issues. ActiveGate. Installer’s PROXY parameter parsing fixed. Hostname can begin with “http” (APM-212629). Improved detection of invalid configuration of ActiveGate installation directories. Any installation directory can’t be a root of any other installation directory. Example of forbidden directories : INSTALL=/apps CONFIG=/apps/gateway (APM-212984). DNSENTRYPOINT property defined during installation is preserved during upgrade.