API Development

Defend Your APIs: Secure by Design

Wednesday, May 08, 2024

The digital landscape has witnessed an explosion of APIs in recent years. These powerful tools act as the glue binding applications together, facilitating data exchange and powering our interconnected world. But with this rapid rise comes a growing concern: securing these APIs to safeguard sensitive information. In our recent webinar at SmartBear, “Defend Your APIs: …

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The Power of Reusability: Scale Your Test Management in Jira

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

In today’s dynamic software development landscape, efficient and scalable test management is crucial for ensuring the quality and reliability of software products. Jira, a popular project management tool, offers a robust solution for test management through its integration with Zephyr Scale. In this blog post, we’ll explore the high-level importance of reusability features in test management …

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The 5 Key Areas to Optimize Your API Lifecycle

Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Ever faced frustrating API documentation? Or wrestled with versioning headaches? Or battled integration nightmares? These are just some of the common challenges that plague the API development world. The good news is that there’s a better way. By prioritizing five key areas – design clarity, comprehensive documentation, developer empathy, robust security, and automated workflows – …

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SmartBear: A Visionary in the 2023 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™

Wednesday, November 15, 2023

We are excited to announce SmartBear has been named a Visionary in the 2023 Magic Quadrant by Gartner for API Management. A Magic Quadrant is a tool that provides a graphical competitive positioning of technology providers to help you make smart investment decisions. The evaluation was based on specific criteria that analyzed the company’s overall completeness …

Supercharge API Performance Testing with ReadyAPI

Wednesday, November 01, 2023

As the holiday season approaches, businesses worldwide are gearing up for the busiest and most lucrative time of the year. In today’s digitally driven marketplace, the flawless performance of your APIs is crucial for maintaining and boosting business revenue during this time. As consumers increasingly rely on online shopping and mobile apps for their holiday …

How to Test GraphQL APIs

Wednesday, September 27, 2023

This year, we’ve witnessed a significant shift in the tech landscape. Industry giants like Amazon (AWS), Facebook, Twitter, GitHub, and others are embracing GraphQL APIs, both for their internal operations and external interactions. GraphQL, hailed as the SQL for APIs, is more than a query language – It’s a runtime that efficiently retrieves data from databases. …

Driving Better Developer Experience with SwaggerHub Portal

Wednesday, August 23, 2023

SmartBear is excited to announce the release of SwaggerHub Portal, a feature of SwaggerHub allowing you to customize consumer-facing documentation for your APIs to maximize API discoverability. With its intuitive interface, you can easily create onboarding guides, reference documentation, and other materials that help developers both understand and integrate your APIs into their applications. With Portal, you …

Multi-Factor Authentication Support in AlertSite

Wednesday, July 26, 2023

In the dynamic realm of synthetic monitoring, where ensuring the performance and availability of critical aspects of web applications is a must, an important aspect has been missing – support for monitoring sign-in processes that use Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA). Until now, no synthetic monitoring product on the market has adequately addressed the challenge of monitoring …

A Comprehensive Approach to Quality: Integrating Test Automation & Test Management

Wednesday, June 21, 2023

Manual tests slow down your team and limit test coverage, but implementing UI test automation can sometimes seem daunting. After all, you have a massive application with numerous moving parts, and UI tests are notoriously flaky. So, how can you improve quality and streamline your UI testing efforts? In this article, you’ll learn the difference …

How to Use ChatGPT in Your Automated Tests

Wednesday, May 31, 2023

OpenAI’s ChatGPT has become the fastest-growing app of all time – and if you’ve tried it, that probably doesn’t come as a surprise! ChatGPT has become popular for everything from creative tasks like writing a poem to technical tasks like writing code. Meanwhile, the business world is quickly discovering its ability to summarize complex data …