Category: Testing

How to easily disinfect a WordPress blog

By  on April 11, 2018

In:Quality Assurance |Technology |Testing

As everyone knows, WordPress is a content management system (CMS) that is constantly being updated. If we don’t update it, we take the risk of someone entering and manipulating the […]


Shift Left Testing: Prevention is better than cure

By  on February 14, 2018

In:Quality Assurance |Testing

The first project I ever worked on as a QA engineer was a big one, and it followed the classic software development methodology or “Waterfall” approach. Our role as testers […]


How test driven development helps keep you in the driver’s seat

By  on July 19, 2017

In:test driven development (TDD) |Testing

Stefan Riedmann is a senior-software developer at Belatrix. This blog was originally published on his personal blog. I think there’s an expression that fits pretty well to what I have […]


Understand performance testing and why it is becoming important

By  on April 27, 2017

In:Software Testing |Testing

Today we have greater expectations of the software we use than ever before. This is the number one reason why performance testing has become so important. Research suggests that just […]


Belatrix recognized as a top software testing company

By  on September 16, 2016

In:software development |Testing

The company Clutch, which provides research and reviews on top software development, marketing and design firms, recently published its list of top software testing companies. Clutch highlighted Belatrix in this […]


An Introduction to Testing in Production

By  on August 18, 2016

In:Quality Assurance |Testing

In today’s world, testing in production is not only important, but also critical to ensure complex applications work as we expect them to. Particularly with the move to devops and […]


Introduction to testing scenarios

By  on June 8, 2016


What do we mean by testing based on a scenario? Introduction to testing scenarios. Testing an application using scenarios means testing the end-to-end functionality or a feature, in order to […]


10 Must-Have Principles for Agile Testers

By  and on August 5, 2013

In:Agile |Automation Testing |Software Testing |Testing

At Belatrix, we believe that Agile testing is a better and more effective form of QA testing. According to Agile Testing by Lisa Crispin and Janet Gregory, a professional Agile […]


10 reasons for why great new product development ideas go nowhere

By  on April 4, 2013

In:Agile |Innovation |New product development |NPD |R&D Labs |Testing

I was recently doing some research on new product development (NPD) and came across an excellent blog from Ian McAllister.  Ian (as the blog notes) runs Amazon’s worldwide Wish List […]


A different way to test — API Testing

By  on January 9, 2013

In:API |Testing

What is API? API (Application Programming Interface) is a collection of software functions and procedures, called API calls, that can be executed by other software applications. What is API Testing? […]


What makes an exceptional Agile Testing engineer?

By  on January 7, 2013

In:Agile |Nearshore |Scrum |Teamwork |Testing

Testing is a crucial part of smart software development.  That old saying, “you never get a second chance to make a good first impression”  holds for software too.  Investing in […]


SQL injection using SQLMAP

By  on December 13, 2012

In:Python |Quality Assurance |SQLMAP |Testing

This tool is open source and just requires installation of Python for it to work. It has complete support for MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL y Microsoft SQL. Besides these four database […]


Twenty Ways to Fail As a QA Engineer

By  on October 18, 2012

In:Quality Assurance |Testing

The role of a QA engineer is sometimes unclear. It’s seen as the “guy who can break the application.” With a lot of work and effort though this concept has […]


A scientific viewpoint into the Biotechnology opportunity

By  on October 5, 2012

In:Agile |Big data |Biotechnology |Informatics |Testing

Behind Belatrix’s ten year history lies remarkable product engineering versatility and a diverse portfolio of clients, including those within highly complex industries such as biotechnology.  That perspective gives us a […]