Non Functional Testing gains prominence – Boston & Miami gears up for the Summit

1.21 GWS New York Head Quarters: As the demand for higher quality has grown in the software industry, so has the need to focus on all attributes of the software contributing to its overall quality. With growing demand and expertise in software areas like Performance, Load, Security, Usability and Interoperability, software testing has expanded much beyond functional testing alone....

Accenture launches touchless testing platform to making software testing faster

Bangalore: Accenture launched a new platform for automated, analytics-driven software testing, after successfully completing pilots with 10 clients around the world. The Accenture Touchless Testing Platform brings together leading open source, commercial and Accenture proprietary tools and algorithms to automate a robust, touchless testing process for software – all guided by artificial intelligence and analytics. The new platform allows testing...

Is software testing career harder than necessary?

No job is perfect, but software testers do have a few things to complain about. Expert Amy Reichert shares the five things that make her want to polish her résumé. Source: Click Here A software testing career is a good choice; the pay is higher than average, and it can serve as valuable experience that's useful for those wanting to move...

Blockchain & The democratization of space

TATA motors, agile, TAMO

This isn't sci fi !!! The rise of the internet and the ubiquity of mobile computing devices have changed everything from travel and shopping to politics – think Uber, Amazon and Twitter. But for the next revolution in commerce, governance and social interaction we need to look up – about 100 miles up, into the low Earth orbit. There, falling...

Industry report: How To Do Fair Appraisals In Startups?

An employee goes running to HR and asked his resignation back. HR(surprised): Today is your last day and what happened suddenly? Employee: My manager is also joining the same place where I am going.. :) How To Do Fair Appraisals In Startups? Share your thoughts & Experiences...we will Post it as an industry report in 1.21gws / 1point21gws​ editorial

Knowledge Video: How the BitCoins work (Non Technical) | Duration 5:24

TATA motors, agile, TAMO

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Israeli analytics platform ControlUp raises $10m

Analytics, unisys

Israeli IT operations and applications developers analytics and management platform company ControlUp has raised $10 million in a Series B funding round. The round was led by K1 Investment Management and Jerusalem Venture Partners, and brings the company's total funding to $13.3 million. ControlUp spearheads the Collective IT Analytics revolution by harnessing the power of big data to analyze operational...

Uber looks like the rest of tech: White, Asian and male

Source: USA Today SAN FRANCISCO — Uber's first ever diversity report confirms that the embattled ride-hailing company faces the same workforce challenges as its tech world peers. While the company does employ a good number of women, African-Americans and Hispanics, those groups are not well represented among Uber's top leadership and technical positions and instead skew heavily toward the company's preponderance...

How Ashok Leyland got to the nuts and bolts of quality

Source: HBL The acronyms fly thick and fast when one asks Vinod Dasari, Ashok Leyland’s Managing Director, how the commercial vehicles major kept gaining share in a flat growth market this year for trucks and buses. Apart from making products that perform better than what the next guy makes, Dasari says once the company has sold a vehicle, it had to...

IBM launches enterprise-ready Blockchain service

LAS VEGAS: Technology giant IBM today released an enterprise-ready tool for developers -- IBM Blockchain -- a project initiated by its Indian office that will have applications in banks, airlines and retail. Based on the Linux Foundation's Hyperledger Fabric, the service will enable developers to quickly build and host security-rich production blockchain networks on the IBM Cloud. "It is...