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Home of the Big Game… and Great QA

Super Bowl 52 is this weekend, and the eyes of the world are on our hometown, Minneapolis.  We’re incredibly excited to host The Big Game! With “The Twin Cities” being in the spotlight this week, we wanted to take this opportunity to talk about how our region might be the ideal location for great QA [...]

2018-01-31T13:04:55+00:00 Hot Topics|0 Comments

The Future of Testers and SDETs

The American dream: pushing businesses forward, motivating new and improved technology, and evolving software cycles to deliver quality content. It’s a futuristic and rapidly growing world we live in, which brings us to the question: where is software and QA testing heading? Software testing and other quality assurance practices are seemingly getting absorbed into the [...]

tap|QA has been named to the 2016 Fast 50!

MINNEAPOLIS, MN, OCTOBER 14, 2016 — For the third time since 2013, the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal has named tap|QA, a Minneapolis-based IT Services Firm, to its “Fast 50,” a list of the 50 Fastest-Growing Companies in the Twin Cities! From 2013-2015, tap|QA experienced a growth rate of 56.01%, which placed the company as the 37th fastest [...]

2017-05-18T20:17:08+00:00 Hot Topics|0 Comments

What is an SDET?

Along with the innovations of technology, the careers that go with it have evolved, especially when it comes to Quality Assurance (QA), general knowledge, and development of the products we use for business. Behold the new and improved Software Development Engineer in Test or SDET - architect, constructor, surveyor, and tester. What is SDET? SDET, software development [...]

tap|QA is on the Inc. 5000 List for the third straight year!

MINNEAPOLIS, MN, AUGUST 18, 2016 -- For the third straight year, tap|QA, a Minneapolis-based IT Services Firm is proud to announce their appearance on the Inc. 5000 List!  In 2016, tap|QA ranked #3828 on Inc. Magazine’s annual list of America’s Fastest Growing Companies. From 2012-2015, tap|QA experienced a growth rate of 79%.  tap|QA joined just a handful [...]

2017-05-18T20:17:08+00:00 Hot Topics|0 Comments

Quality Assurance Consulting Workforce Development is DIY

TheJob4me article "For Tap|QA, Workforce Development Is DIY" highlights how tapQA uses a DIY approach to acquiring new talent for quality assurance testing and consulting. According to Michael Faulise, “To me, there are two fundamental things we care about. First, creativity. A QA person needs to think of different ways to break something. Second is the [...]

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