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Top 10 Project Management Tools for Agile Development

Software companies are managing complex projects due to the increasing and compounded business requirements, finding themselves in need of an agile project management tool that is not only intuitive but helps them handle their projects in a timely and effective manner. Agile project management software helps users to plan and oversee a project throughout all of the development phases. This grants a significative advantage to managers because it also offers the possibility of laying out the stages of product development by establishing deadlines and creating tasks.

Agile and Manual Testing in 2018 and Beyond

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The year 2017 was an exciting one for the software industry wherein many companies embraced Agile, DevOps, Scrum, and Continuous delivery models. With these approaches, software is now being rapidly developed and is released in the market a lot quicker than before. Most importantly, the quality of released software is more sustained and gaining the approval of both the stakeholder and the consumer. In fact, research by Technavio expects the global software testing market to grow steadily to around 14% in the coming years. The same study also reports that agile testing services are primarily responsible for the software growth in the market.

However, will these trends continue in 2018? What about the role of manual testers? We all know that software developers prefer software automation testing more because of its reliability, cost-effectiveness, and its ability to save time. But how will manual testers adopt to the growing changes in the future?