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Timothy Joseph

Timothy Joseph
Timothy Joseph is an experienced QA manager. He balances cloud technologies with on-premises processes, automated testing with manual, and the demands of a release cycle with end-users' needs. Timothy writes regularly about his perspective on QA and lessons learned on the job.

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Which Test Automation Metrics Are Right for Your Product?

Test automation metrics are the secret weapon of successful QA teams. In fact, the right automation coverage metrics provide an unbiased, deeper understanding of your QA process so that you can identify and fix pain points while improving your team’s performance and efficiency.

Everything You Need To Know About Stress Testing Your Software

Stress testing is a type of testing that verifies the reliability and stability of software applications. The goal of this kind of testing is to measure the error handling capabilities of the software to ensure that it does not crash under extremely heavy load conditions.

A Comprehensive Guide to Integration Testing

Integration testing ensures that all your components work together seamlessly within your app before deployment. And when paired with continuous integration, your software product is destined to win the championship.

A Complete Guide to Insurance Domain Application Testing

In the insurance industry, there’s no “business as usual.” Regulations, processes, procedures and compliance qualifications, consistently change which impact how professionals need their technology solutions to respond to industry demands.

Complex software requires robust testing, and insurance applications are no exception. As these systems upgrade their technology platforms, digital user experience and performance capabilities, it takes a skilled QA team to provide excellent quality assurance.

How To Test Customer Support Software

To succeed in today’s world, a business must provide top-notch and consistent customer support. After all, a brand that invests in its consumers experiences high levels of customer retention, positive reviews and a spike in referrals.

Just like any industry, software end users demand high customer support. So, the question is: does your team deliver excellent service to your customers - or do your processes hold you back?

A Complete Guide to Regression Testing

Regression Testing | By Timothy Joseph | April 27, 2021

One step forward, two steps back. That’s what you can expect when your QA strategy doesn’t include software regression testing.

The reason why is simple. Consumers like changes and upgrades to their favorite software products, but they also like consistency. In their eyes, advancement is a nice-to-have, but the ability to interact with your application easily is a must.

How to Identify the Software Testing Tools You Need

QA Tools, Software Testing | By Timothy Joseph | April 20, 2021

You may not realize it, but you have all the answers to find the right software testing tools right there in front of you. Even if you are unfamiliar with the names of the dozens of automation and manual testing tools currently available, you already have the necessary knowledge to select the best testing tool for your product and team members.

That is because you and your team know your product better than anyone else, which is the first and most important step when selecting a software testing tool. Every project is different, every test environment is unique and every development team has its own strengths and preferences.

Benefits of Outsourcing QA in a Borderless World

QA Team, Outsourced QA | By Timothy Joseph | April 7, 2021

If 2020 taught us anything, it’s that we live in a borderless world. Despite all restrictions on domestic and international travel, we have gained more access to people across the globe—all thanks to the power of technology that’s able to keep up with the speed of our fast-paced world.

And to keep up in today’s fast paced marketplace, location can no longer be a limitation. In fact, it’s become very normal for businesses to outsource certain business functions. Outsourcing allows teams to control costs and focus on their core business while their offshore counterparts focus on their tasks.

8 Reasons Your QA Team Would Use a Virtual Machine for Automated Testing

QA Team, Test Automation | By Timothy Joseph | March 30, 2021

Automated testing is adapting to the ever-evolving trends in the software industry. More companies are replacing the traditional approach of running automation suites on separate hardware and software with a comprehensive virtual test lab. 

The question still stands: Is virtual machine automation just another fad, or is virtual machine testing worth the investment?

What Are the Limitations of Automation Testing?

We are all restricted by limitations, from the business models we use to every system that guides us through software development and quality assurance. The key is to understand these limitations so that your team can overcome them - and be stronger for it.

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