Important message for Jira users

If you are a user of Atlassian Jira you will probably be aware that they are deprecating Persistent Refresh Tokens support in Oauth, the protocol used to access Atlassian applications. If you use Oauth to access Jira, which will almost certainly be the case if your Jira instance is in the Jira Cloud, from December […]

UAT – the costliest phase in testing

UAT costliest phase in testing

UAT – the costliest phase in testing Organizing, managing, and executing any type of testing or testing project can be a substantial and daunting task, and  User Acceptance Testing is no exception. Any UAT phase is likely to be the most costly type of testing undertaken due to the number of people, timescales, and repeated […]

How to fix the UAT problem

Webinar: How to fix the UAT problem Register to watch You can reduce your time and effort by up to 60%. The User Acceptance Testing (UAT) phase is likely to be the most expensive type of testing undertaken due to the number of people, timescales, and repeated cycles involved. It is well worth optimizing this […]

Why Reviewing and Managing UAT Responses is Important

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Why Reviewing and Managing UAT Responses is Important The UAT process is an essential factor in the software choosing and developing state to detect issues and defects with the system, but it also provides commercial benefits through increased efficiency. By detecting system defects and issues before committing to the change, you can determine the software […]

Best Practices for Executing a UAT Plan

Best Practices for Executing a UAT Plan Launching a UAT plan can be stressful, and it’s important once you’ve determined the UAT’s scope and created a strategy optimise the plan’s execution to ensure the testing can achieve the necessary results. Depending on the team’s level of skills and knowledge, it may be beneficial to have […]

Creating a Detailed UAT Plan

UAT – Creating a detailled plan When it comes to formulating the plan for executing the UAT process, several factors need to be considered in creating a detailed UAT plan. The nature of the strategy you are taking will determine the level of detail required.  If you are allocating test tasks at an individual or […]

5 reasons to stop using spreadsheets for UAT

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5 reasons to stop using spreadsheets for UAT Download the Guide Introduction User Acceptance Testing (UAT) is a key part of a successful software change process. One that inevitably normally comes towards the end of the project and it usually does not get the same level of focus that earlier quality assurance phases do. This […]

How to Prepare and Initiate UAT

How to Prepare and Initiate UAT When developing a plan, various aspects need to be taken into account. Alongside determining factors, including the scope, strategy and timescales, you will need to consider the business’ capturing process and the test scripts. As the testing process may vary from one project to another, the considerations may vary; […]

How to Plan User Acceptance Testing

How to Plan User Acceptance Testing Alongside determining the scope and strategy, a plan will need to be set out, which plans the testing process’s timeframe. Setting out a plan can increase the testing project’s efficiency and demonstrate to stakeholders the expectations they should have of the testing stages. When mapping out the testing, ensure […]

Creating a UAT Strategy

Creating a UAT Strategy With any testing process, it is vital to develop a well thought out strategy that outlines the testing approach and what tools will be required. Successful User Acceptance Testing is no different and will need a comprehensive strategy to work off. Once the UAT scope is determined, the next phase will […]