Difference Between Iterative and Incremental Development in Agile

In agile software development, what is the difference between iterative and incremental development? Are they the same thing? What is the distinction between these two words? First, let’s look at simple definitions of the two terms: Incremental – adding new functionality in small chunks Iterative – performing repeatedly, i.e. adding new functionality in a repetitive or cyclic …

What is the Difference Between Agile Testing and Continuous Testing?

Question: What is the main difference between Agile Testing and Continuous Testing? In my opinion, Agile Testing ties into the Agile effort development teams are moving towards, and how testing teams can keep up with the increase in the speed and amount of code being developed. Whereas Continuous Testing talks about the continuous ability to test …

How to Make Testing and Quality Everyone’s Responsibility?

I want to work in a properly cross-functional team. I’ve heard they exist. I’ve never seen one, but I’ve heard that they exist. In my understanding, this cross-functional unicorn would see all members contributing to all aspects of the delivery, regardless of “speciality” or “discipline” . But that comes with some prerequisites. Before we all …

Traditional Tester vs Agile Tester – What are the Differences?

How has software testing evolved from a traditional way of working to the modern agile software delivery? How is the role of the modern tester compared to the traditional tester? The realm of software testing is changing — and so, too, is the role of the software tester. Historically, the role of the software tester …