Key Considerations While Estimating Manual and Automated Testing Efforts
To achieve a goal, it is important to estimate the effort and resources required to accomplish the different tasks involved in reaching that goal. Having estimated figures wind up close to the actual ones helps deliver the intended results per the defined schedules.
Cloud or Data Center — Where’s the Best Place for Your Data?
Clients often ask us questions about whether it’s better to have a data center for a company’s digital assets or be in the cloud. Because a dedicated data center doesn’t have to be at a client location, it is easy to get confused about these concepts.
Using Hadoop for a Successful Big Data Testing Strategy
In a world that produces more than 2.5 quintillion bytes of data per day, it is not a matter of ’if’ but ’when’ a software firm will have to face an assignment involving enormous datasets or “Big Data”. Along with the challenges it poses to mainstream programming, Big Data also demands radically new approaches to testing due to the sheer enormity and heterogeneous nature of constituent data. Traditional testing methods of simply executing read/write queries are no longer sufficient and a much more complex process needs to take their place.