How Nouvola Helped Us Engineer A System That Scaled To 3,000Req/s In Less Than Two Weeks

Posted by on June 21, 2017 12:30am
This is an account of how Nouvola helped scale Validated‘s infrastructure without ambiguity and with the confidence that it would perform at peak efficiency during a nationwide U.S. rollout that coincided with Validated appearance on Shark Tank. Challenges Limited time: Five weeks notice that Validated would be featured on ABC’s Shark Tank ( S8 E21). Inestimable… Read more »

Nouvola Introduces Network Emulation to Enhance MobilePerformance Testing

Posted by on June 7, 2017 3:15pm
More users around the world are accessing the internet via mobile devices than from desktop computers. As traffic moves increasingly towards mobile networks, it is imperative for mobile apps to perform well under a variety of network conditions. Should network conditions deteriorate, apps must be robust enough to degrade subtly without surprises to the user.... Read more »

Real DevOps Benefits of Nouvola – AWS CodePipeline Integration

Posted by on June 6, 2017 9:53pm
In case you missed the news, we recently announced a new integration with AWS CodePipeline to help developers, DevOps professionals and engineering managers release faster code, faster. AWS selected Nouvola as an essential DevOps tool for developers. We are in great company, joining a group of best-of-breed DevOps solutions like Github and Jenkins, and we’re… Read more »

The New Nouvola Ruby Gem

Posted by on May 2, 2017 5:56pm
Powerful tools for developers at core. See how you can work Nouvola directly into your Ruby code with the new Nouvola Ruby Gem. Download the most recent version here. Many thanks to our favorite developer and performance expert Melvin Laguren for developing this Ruby Gem for Nouvola. We love it! The Gem leverages Nouvola’s already comprehensive… Read more »

Five Signs You Need to Change Your Testing Tool

Posted by on April 20, 2017 7:06pm
Software testing is a very complex exercise, and a lot depends on the specific situation and on the application being tested.  It’s an art more than a science, and usually comprises of a variety of areas, including functional testing, compatibility testing, performance testing, regression testing, unit testing, etc. But in general, there are high level… Read more »

Spending long hours debugging tests? Never again.Introducing Workflow Validation

Posted by on April 12, 2017 9:06pm
Creating real-world scenarios is easy with Nouvola. Now also debugging them is a piece of cake. Have you ever created tests only to spend long hours debugging the tests themselves? For complex workflows and user scenarios ( Sessions in DiveCloud terminology), especially when tests make use of parameterization and /or randomization, it becomes extremely useful to… Read more »

Continuous Testing with Jenkins got better than ever

Posted by on March 9, 2017 12:07am
You’re doing CI / CD. How continuous is your performance testing? Ensuring effective performance testing requires tight integration with the release process. The ability to automate everything from code change to production, and run tests for every build, is critical for development teams. As part of our commitment to support our users in this pursuit,… Read more »

API Testing: Custom Build Your Own API Workflows

Posted by on February 28, 2017 5:28pm
Testing your APIs is as important today as testing complete UI workflows. In our connected world, APIs are the bond that holds it all together. Although APIs are basically invisible to your users, if there is a slow or underperforming API, everybody feels the pain. Hence, we have recently made substantial improvements to our API… Read more »