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sauce labs

SeleniumConf Virtual 2020 Recap

This year the Selenium Conference was held virtually, and despite that, the conference again offered an exciting place for the Selenium community to meet in order to share and learn about the most popular browser automation tool in the world. The conference offered talks about improved testing practices, new tools to simplify the setup of automated tests, the future of Selenium, and lots of learnings from speakers who shared their use cases and practical advice for how they use Selenium at work.

k6

How to Load Test OAuth secured APIs with k6?

The outline of this article is as follows: Most systems are designed to treat users differently based on their identity. Therefore, users are authenticated via various mechanisms and it's often equally important to test the performance of anonymous and authenticated endpoints. One of the most widespread authentication standards used by today's applications is OAuth. In OAuth, we use a trusted third party to verify the identity of the user.

WhiteSource

Top 7 Questions to Ask When Evaluating a Software Composition Analysis Solution

Your open source usage is out of control. Sure, it’s helping you develop your product faster and getting new releases out the door in days instead of months, but now your code base is made up of 60% or more open source components. And that percentage is only growing. The application layer continues to be the most attacked, so you know you need to stay on top of vulnerabilities.

smartbear

As Ecommerce Expectations Increase, Will Consumer Trust Do the Same?

“Consumer loyalty is not just a program” Last week, I had the chance to meet with Triquestra, a SmartBear customer providing innovative technology solutions to retailers around the globe. Their head of delivery said the above line to me as we discussed the rising challenges for retailers to meet modern user expectations. Full transparency—I told him I was definitely stealing that line for this blog.

mattermost

Improving performance (and more) through load testing

Have you ever wondered how many active users your application can handle at the same time? If so, you’re not alone. Here at Mattermost, we’re building a highly concurrent messaging platform for team collaboration that needs to potentially serve up to several thousands of users simultaneously.

wandera

The new iOS 14 privacy and security features: what you need to know

Today Apple releases its next operating system update with iOS 14 and we’re excited to see data privacy is a central tenet. Apple has been positioning privacy and security on the iPhone as a unique selling point for some time now. At WWDC (and in recent ads), Apple pushed the message that “privacy is a fundamental human right,” and revealed new iPhone features that lend more control to the user when it comes to how their data is shared and accessed.

allegro AI

How Neural Guard Built its X-Ray & CT Scanning AI Production Pipeline - Customer Story

Neural Guard produces automated threat detection solutions powered by AI for the security screening market. With the expansion of global trends like urbanization, aviation, mass transportation, and global trade, the associated security and commercial challenges have become ever more crucial.