Re-imagining beta testing in the ever-changing world of automation (Article at Opensource.com)

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Check the article at :  https://opensource.com/article/18/1/beta-testing-automation

Today’s beta test solutions aren’t working to develop products that meet users’ needs. It’s time for a new vision.

If you ask most people why beta testing and related tools are important, they’ll name things such as shortening of beta cycles, reduced time investment, increased tester participation, improved feedback loops and visibility. However, all the reasons why beta testing is so critical can be narrowed down to two major issues, both of which are predominant in the beta testing phase of the SDLC:

  1. The intersection of humans and technology
  2. Usability and quality standards

Read complete article here: https://opensource.com/article/18/1/beta-testing-automation

 

 

 

 

 

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Beta Testing in the Ever-Changing World of Automation

Beta testing is fundamentally all about the testing of a product performed by real users in a real environment…Beta testing relies on the popular belief that goodness will prevail, which defines the typical tools that carry out such tests. Examples are the shortening of beta cycles, reducing the time investment, increasing tester participation, improving the feedback loop and visibility, etc…we lack “smartness” and proper “automation” in Beta Testing Solutions…

Check out the complete article at RedHat Developers Blog:

https://developers.redhat.com/blog/2018/01/05/beta-testing-automation/