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…

tapQA Interview with Mike Faulise

StarEast 2017 – Jennifer Bonine interviews tap|QA’s Mike Faulise on the value tap|QA brings and trends in testing & hiring in the QA industry.

QA Offshoring vs Onshoring

The word ‘outsource’ has gained some bad PR in recent years as many people associate it with “offshoring.” At tap|QA, we are firm believers that, when done correctly, outsourcing can…

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…

Quality First: The Importance of Software Testers

The Role and Relevance of Software Testers Wouldn’t it be convenient if there were a way to ensure the quality and functionality of software and applications before they went on…

The Next Generation of IoT and Why Quality is Business Critical

An expansive industry, expanded Whenever presented with the opportunity to research and talk about the Internet of Things, (IoT), we realize how mind-blowing it really is! The industry has grown…

Continuous Integration with Jenkins

Behind every business is a network of processes, tools and technology, employees, and business consultants filling in the gaps. A company can’t be an expert at everything, and that’s where…

9 Mobile Testing Trends of 2016

In the pockets of the majority of the adult population is a device that has been gaining developmental momentum since its birth: the mobile phone. Organizations of all sizes are…

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…

Expected ‘false’ to be ‘true’ – Optimizing Automated Testing Results

So you feel your team is solid with over 200 automated tests covering all significant functionality of the app. You share the automated testing results link, expecting cheers and congratulatory…

Where is Continuous Integration (CI) Headed?

There has been a good amount of discussion recently surrounding continuous integration (CI) implementations. Mainly the conversations have focused on getting systems up and running within this new concept. As…

tapQA Interview with Mike Faulise

StarEast 2016 – tap|QA’s Jennifer Bonine interviews Mike Faulise. Mike talks about hiring practices in the testing industry. Mike also discusses trends in the industry such as open source, DevOps,…