SmartBear

2009
Somerville, MA, USA
Jul 1, 2020   |  By Phil Voulgaris
This blog is part of a monthly series highlighting the updates and happenings of our all-in-one automated API testing platform, ReadyAPI. Hello friends! Our team has been working hard since our last update and we’re excited to deliver ReadyAPI v3.3.0 to our beloved API testers. As all versions, ReadyAPI 3.3.0 is built on our core product principles of user-centric, collaborative, open, balanced, and frictionless.
Jun 30, 2020   |  By Aaron Fox
In my career thus far I’ve been very fortunate to have held positions at various stages along the software development lifecycle and beyond. It’s given me great insight and appreciation for the demands of today’s developers. Whether I’ve been speaking to frustrated developers on a product demo, or in the depths of the code base trying to create a product’s next best feature, one thing is certain – it is not easy.
Jun 30, 2020   |  By Cynthia Gumbert
Software bugs are inevitable. Performance and load surprises are inevitable. API errors are inevitable. Software, delivered with vast differences from what you envisioned, inevitable. Tighter timelines and more and more feature requests are inevitable. And that’s all in a normal year. New viruses with potential to turn into global pandemics are also inevitable – and we haven’t seen the last of them. Problems are everywhere.
Jun 25, 2020   |  By Phil Voulgaris
This post is the final part of a series on API performance testing. In Part 2 of our post, we discussed how load testing with LoadUI Pro does not have to add a significant amount of bandwidth to your API testing workload. When starting a new project with LoadUI Pro, you can select a template that will allow you to easily configure a load test so you can quickly get started on your performance testing journey.
Jun 16, 2020   |  By Phil Voulgaris
This post is part of a series on API performance testing. Other posts in this series are as follows: Part 1 Whether you’re developing an API to power other applications, or building an API within your own corporate infrastructure, you need to establish a reliable testing process. That means using the right tool to understand any vulnerabilities in your API so you can prevent issues or prepare for failure scenarios.
Oct 16, 2018   |  By SmartBear
Now, more than ever, the success of your business hinges on your ability to ensure a quality Web experience for both internal and external users. We're not talking about just design, either. Your customers are demanding fast access to quality Web content that displays properly on any mobile or web device of their choosing. Download this eBook, and see if you're running the right tests to be sure your website is adapting.
Oct 16, 2018   |  By SmartBear
We rely on APIs for critical aspects of our digital infrastructure. Much like the nails that connect and support a house's foundation, APIs ensure that the necessary parts of your digital network are connected. Understanding how they are behaving is vital to gain full visibility into the performance and availability of your digital assets.
Oct 1, 2018   |  By SmartBear
We’ve all heard the stories about the overnight sensation that took decades to achieve. The “API Revolution” has that same feel to me. Some version of APIs has been at the heart of application development for many years, but as the web application world grew more and more connected and developers learned to leverage code built outside their own application, the API industry began to boom and flourish.
Oct 1, 2018   |  By SmartBear
Our AlertSite team supports businesses in monitoring and maintaining a stellar user-experience with accurate, actionable performance insights for web and mobile applications, websites, and APIs.
Sep 1, 2018   |  By SmartBear
When it comes to APIs, performance is just as important as accuracy. No matter how good the features and functionality of your application might be, if it performs poorly by crashing or loading slowly, your users will lose interest quickly. With this in mind, we've put together a comprehensive guide to the fundamentals of API load testing.
Jun 24, 2020   |  By SmartBear
A quick walk-through to help you get started with TM4J - Test Management for Jira. TM4J is the #1 user-rated QA & Test Management Solution for smarter & faster enterprise-grade testing inside Jira.
Apr 23, 2020   |  By SmartBear
Learn more about integrating test management directly into JIRA with the most trusted test management add-on, Zephyr for Jira!
Apr 6, 2020   |  By SmartBear
In this video, we discuss how organizations can use SwaggerHub to standardize their REST APIs, ensuring consistency across teams.
Mar 30, 2020   |  By SmartBear
Watch this overview to learn more about the enhanced traceability matrix released on Zephyr for Jira Cloud on 3/29/2020. Learn more from our documentation below.
Feb 18, 2020   |  By SmartBear
Learn how to configure the GitHub Sync integration for an API definition in SwaggerHub to synchronize it with an existing repository on GitHub.