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Shift-Left and Shift-Right Testing Strategies

With the rise of DevOps movement, there is an increased focus on delivering automated, continuous improvement. Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) are core software development disciplines that are part of an Agile software development cycle. The idea is to release fully-tested and stable builds early and as often as possible. Automation, specifically automated … Continued


Top 3 Software Testing Trends: 2018 and Beyond

It seems like yesterday was January and today is already March. What happened to February? Time is flying by and business is changing at the same speed. These are exciting times for anyone in IT. Software testers, in particular, will have new challenges! So, what can we expect not just in 2018 but in the coming … Continued

Xray Story

Last November 28, Xpand IT took center stage at the TESTING Portugal Conference in Lisbon to share the story behind the creation of Xray and its impressive rise to become the company’s top-selling Test Management App for Jira.   1. History The story dates back to 2012: PT (Portugal Telecom, now Altice Labs) needed a … Continued

Xray for JIRA Jenkins plugin got updated

With the need of an easier integration between Jenkins and Xray for JIRA, we launched in April a new and cool plugin. This plugin belongs to the Xray for JIRA ecosystem, where the focus is on providing the means for successful Continuous Integration, allowing the users to easily export Cucumber features, report automated testing results … Continued