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Ensuring Web API lifecycle quality can be time-consuming and costly for software developers, IT Operations and e-commerce teams, but it doesn’t have to be that way. To learn how, join SmartBear Software for its informative Webinar featuring Gartner, Inc., “Your Guide to the Golden Age of APIs, 5 Ways to Ensure Quality from Development through Deployment,” on Wednesday, May 16, 2012, at 1:00 p.m. EDT (10:00 a.m. PDT, 6:00 p.m. BSTWeb APIs are growing exponentially and are essential for mobile and social applications. They also are used in innovative forms of e-commerce that combine Web Services and contextual information for a compelling user experience. Maintaining API quality is critical to delivering superior user experiences, meeting contractual obligations with partners and reaching business goals. But development, IT Operations and e-commerce teams frequently ... (more)

Agile Testing Challenges - Performance Bottlenecks

This is the final installment of blogs in the Top 5 Agile Testing Challenges series. You can view the prior blogs ... ... (more)

Silverlight Testing Resources: A SmartBear Guide for Testers

Silverlight is a powerful Rich Internet Application (RIA) platform. It is also a platform in transition. Even though there are discussions and concerns about its future, the existing applications are... ... (more)

How In-Memory Databases May Remake Your Database

by Scott M. Fulton III - Virtualization, cheap memory, and private cloud technologies have coalesced to create the perfect storm for modern databases. In the last three years, these technologies have obliterated barricades for speed and capacity that once appeared insurmountable. So they’re being marketed as accelerators. That might make you think you can insert your existing databases into these new engines, like Easy-Bake Ovens, and transform them into super-heroic stature overnight. No, it doesn’t work that way. Although people tend to think of databases as merely collections... (more)

5 Tips to Becoming a Respected Leader

Comedian Bill Cosby once famously said, “I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.” This can be... Follow us! Twitter: @IntuitQuickBase & Google+: +QuickBase ... (more)