Built on Eclipse, Built for Software Development Engineers in Test

Built on Eclipse, Built for Software Development Engineers in Test

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We are pleased to announce availability of Marathon for Eclipse. At this time, Marathon/Eclipse is distributed as a complete bundle and you can download the same from Downloads.

Marathon/Eclipse is a cross-platform testing tool for Java/Swing™, Java/FX™ and Web applications. Marathon/Eclipse is built on Eclipse/Photon and adds a set of editors, views and commands to eclipse IDE.

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Marathon and Marathonite 5.2.0.0

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The Jalian Systems team announces the release of Marathon and MarathonITE Version 5.2.0.0. This release contains bug fixes and updates. MarathonITE Version 5.2.0.0 is free to all Jalian Systems customers with a valid Maintenance contract. Marathon, ofcourse, is opensource and you can download the latest version from the Sourceforge website.

The following updates are included in this release.

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Automating Functional Tests

Automating Functional Tests

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As the world moves towards digital economy, the path way is littered with failures that could have been avoided if the software is tested earlier. Be it hackers targeting the debit cards or an error in a thermostat app keeps residences hot — the underlining reason is a glitch in software. It is very important to thoroughly test the software before it goes into the hands of our customers. Failure to abide by this contract can not only result in financial losses, but also negatively impacts our company's reputation, brand and business. With social media more often than not focusing on the negativity — our companies may also face user migration.

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7 Reasons why we should automate tests

7 Reasons why we should automate tests

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Even with lots of efforts by our development teams, we often find that bugs creep-in into our released products. Our test teams try to find them and development teams try to fix them before our products reach customer's hands. Yet, we find that, even with best of our efforts, new bugs land up in our products and old bugs resurface.

Test automation is not a panacea. However, it adds another tool to our arsenal to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of our testing processes. Test automation can also help in reducing the recurring bugs (regressions) and increase the coverage of our tests.

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Marathon and Marathonite 5.1.9.0

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The Jalian Systems team announces the release of Marathon and MarathonITE Version 5.1.9.0. This release contains bug fixes and updates. MarathonITE Version 5.1.9.0 is free to all Jalian Systems customers with a valid Maintenance contract. Marathon, ofcourse, is opensource and you can download the latest version from the Sourceforge website.

The following updates are included in this release.

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