Posts By: Beta Breakers

What is Software Quality Management?

What is Software Quality Management?

Software Quality Management (SQM) is the management aspects of developing quality software. SQM starts with an idea for a product and then continues on through the design, testing, and launch phases. Generally speaking, SQM can be broken down into three phases: Quality planning, assurance and control. Here we discuss the ins and outs of all… Read more »

What Type of Testing is Selenium Used For?

What Type of Testing is Selenium Used For?

Supporting a variety of browsers and platforms, Selenium is one of the most popular open-source automation frameworks. It’s an extremely capable platform, but just as with anything, it is best suited for particular types of testing. Read on to learn more: Automated Web App Testing The short answer is that Selenium is used for automated… Read more »

Config Boards vs. Standalone Systems

Config Boards vs. Standalone Systems

Hardware compatibility tests have evolved over the years. Originally used exclusively for video games, they are now applied to standalone applications and professional software as well (although games are still a big driver). In general, there are two approaches to hardware compatibility testing: so-called ‘config boards’ and standalone systems. Here we explain the differences between… Read more »

508 Compliance Checklist

508 Compliance Checklist

Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 ensures that all websites, apps, and software are accessible to individuals with disabilities. However, in order to be 508 compliant, you must first test your application to ensure it meets all of Section 508’s requirements. While testing for 508 compliance is a complex process and should be… Read more »