Software Testing & QA Blog

Welcome to our Software Testing & QA blog!

CIOs, PMs, and Test managers, keep calm and read on. Here you will find sharp and clear QA articles supported by our practical experience in testing and QA. Our blog pictures software testing and QA from a manager's perspective.

We regularly update our blog with quality assurance articles on various testing types and their peculiarities for managers and the overall benefits of quality improvement through testing and QA. So bookmark us and stay tuned!

Software Testing Basics: Types of Bugs and Why They Matter

We provide three classifications of software bugs with examples and explain the role of each classification in contributing to the success of the testing process.

The Signs that You Need Software QA Process Audit and the Approach to Performing It

We explain when companies should resort to the third-party software QA process audit and share the activities we take when performing QA process audits for our customers.

Best Practices for Quality Software: QA Process Setup

Victor shares the steps ScienceSoft takes to set up a reliable QA process and lay the groundwork for projects’ software testing activities.

5 Practices To Take Up To Implement a Shift-Left Approach to Testing

Discover shift-left practices we implement at ScienceSoft to improve QA for our customers and find out whether a shift-left approach to testing is a good fit for your project.

How does Continuous Testing Work in Practice?

We share the practices we implement at ScienceSoft to realize continuous testing, as well as explore the benefits and the challenges of such an approach.

When Should You Take a Risk-based Approach to Testing and How To Implement It Right?

We explain when you should consider taking a risk-based approach to testing and share a risk-based testing roadmap we follow at ScienceSoft to help our customers optimize their QA process.

Design a Test Strategy in 6 Steps and Enjoy a Mature Quality Assurance Process

We share the approach to designing a QA strategy we follow at ScienceSoft and explain how a structured QA strategy influences your testing project’s success.

Quality Assurance Best Practices To Accelerate the Testing Process and Improve Software Quality

We summarize quality assurance best practices you can implement to improve software quality, speed up the testing process, and lower QA-related efforts and costs.

Evaluating 2020 Selenium Competitors: Is There a Good Alternative?

We reveal Selenium testing weaknesses and try to find valid alternatives to Selenium as well as compare all mentioned test automation tools in tables.

Proven Ways of Tailoring Your Software Testing Process to Agile

We explain the specifics of the QA and testing process in Agile and suggest proven ways of tailoring the software testing process to these specifics.

COVID-19 – An update to our clients
In the uncertain time of Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, I want to assure you that ScienceSoft remains fully operational and dedicated to supporting the continuity of our customers’ businesses. Most of ScienceSoft’s employees work remotely, and we’re equipped to provide our services in new conditions, with no impact on the quality of service or communication.
In the uncertain time of Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, I want to assure you that ScienceSoft remains fully operational and dedicated to supporting the continuity of our customers’ businesses. Most of ScienceSoft’s employees work remotely, and we’re equipped to provide our services in new conditions, with no impact on the quality of service or communication.
Stay safe and healthy,
Nikolay Kurayev,
Chief Executive Officer at ScienceSoft