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Nearshore Agile Software Testing: What To Look For

If you are looking for ways to augment the efforts of your in-house QA team, then outsourcing your software testing requirements to a nearshore vendor can prove to be extremely beneficial. Not only will it help to boost production during a software release cycle, but testers will ensure that  you do not compromise on security and product quality.

The CTO’s Guide to Nearshore Software Outsourcing

When it comes to launching software products on time with no bugs, managers are faced with the question of whether they should deploy an in-house QA team, crowdsource the entire effort, or outsource software testing to a professional QA service provider. While outsourcing software testing has several benefits like saving cost on training, tools and equipment, the process of finding the right QA partner can prove to be very challenging.

7 Benefits of QA Testing in Nearshore Locations

Nearshore QA, Software Testing | By QASource | December 19, 2019
Gone are the days when skill-set availability and language compatibility were challenges when working with a nearshore partner. Now the situation has improved and many companies are embracing both offshore and nearshore testing. What is it about nearshore testing that makes it so appealing?

Integrate Nearshore Software Development and Testing with an Agile Approach

Agile QA, Nearshore QA | By Timothy Joseph | August 22, 2019

Every software development conversation you begin should end with a word on QA testing. The two have become inseparable within the modern SDLC. They are the twin forces that give the Agile approach to software development the strength to dominate product delivery in the digital age.

Development innovation is strengthened by continual testing. QA becomes more effective when deployed earlier and more often.

Are Nearshore App Testing Services Right for Your Product? How to Tell

Nearshore QA | By Timothy Joseph | April 18, 2019

The maturation of nearshore app testing services has given software developers something they’ve long needed: choice.

For many years, there was only one outsourcing decision to make: do we keep our QA domestic and pay a premium for proximity; or do we take our testing to an offshore facility and endure a 12-hour time difference in return for resource savings?

Nearshore app testing offers the best of both worlds. It allows developers to keep their QA testing close at hand in a shared time zone, and it lets them better leverage their resources by sourcing expertise beyond the US.

How to Avoid Nearshore Healthcare App Testing Pitfalls

Accessing the full potential of nearshore healthcare app testing requires the right guide. Producing software for the healthcare industry is complex enough on its own, but once you outsource your QA process beyond the U.S., you face a different set of potential pitfalls.

The key to success is experience. A QA provider with a solid history of accessing the resource and production benefits of nearshore healthcare app testing can help you leverage the advantages and avoid the potential disadvantages.

Unique Benefits of Nearshore QA in Mexico

QA Outsourcing Management, Nearshore QA | By QASource | November 14, 2018

By now, most product companies are familiar with the benefits of outsourced QA, the biggest one being the lower cost for a potentially higher headcount. Some are even familiar with the big advantages that come with outsourcing to places like India: the culture of leadership in IT, the experience of many of the engineers, and the time difference that allows Indian teams to test while U.S. teams sleep are just a few.

Offshore QA vs. Nearshore QA

Companies have many options when it comes to QA including onshore and outsourcing QA. To get the most out of a QA team, the goal is to weigh the pros and cons of each of these options and determine which formula is best for your company.

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