The Curiosity Blog

Software testing trends and thought leadership brought to you by the Curiosity team.

We need to talk about test data “strategy”

For many organisations, test data “best practices” start and end with compliance. This reflects a tendency to focus on the problem immediately in front of us. “The business” or legislation have called for the removal of sensitive data from non-production environments; so, that’s the fire that organisations strive to put out first.

Automated Test Data is Key to CI/CD and DevOps

Software delivery teams across the industry have embraced new(ish) approaches to development,...

26 billion reasons to automate Oracle FLEXCUBE testing

Each year, organisations and consumers globally depend on Oracle FLEXCUBE to process an...

Automate Oracle FLEXCUBE testing

Banks globally rely on Oracle FLEXCUBE to provide their agile banking infrastructure, and more...

Using Model-Based Testing to Generate Rigorous Automated Tests

Despite increasing investment in test automation, many organisations today are yet to overcome...

Removing Testing Bottlenecks in CI/CD and DevOps

Curiosity often discuss barriers to “in-sprint testing”, focusing on techniques for reliably...

What Is The Open Testing Platform?

The Open Testing Platform™ (OTP) is a collaboration hub that assists testers to keep pace with...

Shift Left Testing With The Open Testing Platform

Software delivery teams across the industry have embraced agile delivery methods in order to...

Artificial Intelligence Used for Software Testing, Needs Testing?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) solutions for quality assurance are...

Removing Barriers to In-Sprint Testing and Development - Infographic

Test automation must be lightweight, re-usable and easy to apply, in order to help...

Containers for Continuous Testing

Application development and testing has been revolutionised in the past several years with...

If testing was a race, data would win every time

Okay, so that title doesn’t make complete sense. However, if you read to the end of this...

Curiosity and Windocks announce Containerised Test Data Automation

Curiosity Software Ireland, creators of Test Data Automation, and Windocks, on demand database...

Overcoming Challenges in Test Automation: Re-usability is the key

The 2020/1 edition of the World Quality Report (WQR) highlights how the expectation placed on...

“Code-Less” Test Automation for “Citizen Testers”

Low-code development has created a population of “Citizen Developers”enabling organizations to...

10 Common Concerns About Model-Based Testing

We rarely post ‘product’ articles here at Curiosity, preferring instead to draw on our team’s...

The broken promise of test automation

Remember when test automation was being peddled as a silver bullet for testing bugbears? Of...

De-Risking Mainframe Migration

The value of migrating from mainframe to web and cloud architecture often appears obvious to...

Curiosity Software announce automated migration testing

Curiosity Software Ireland, specialist vendor of visual test automation, today announced its...