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DDJ's Best Testing Tools of 2014: Parasoft Development Testing Platform

jolt-best-testing-toolsWe're pleased to announce that Parasoft' Development Testing Platform was selected for the prestigious  Jolt Awards 2014: The Best Testing Tools presented by Dr. Dobb's Journal.

Jolt judge Mike Riley wrote:

"For organizations looking for a soup-to-nuts testing system, Parasoft's Development Testing Platform offers an omnibus solution with a wealth of features. Continuous testing, process monitoring, issue tracking, automated defect detection, real-time progress status, task planning, and drill-down from requirements to code are just some of the capabilities that Parasoft's platform has to offer. And thankfully, the platform  integrates with a variety of open source tools, as well as many third-party bug tracking and requirements management systems that may already be in place within a company.

This isn't just a single executable that's quickly installed. It is a complex platform that demands a good deal of forethought and planning to implement, and strict adherence to processes to use effectively. It's also not cheap. Yet for those companies desiring a comprehensive solution that covers nearly all aspects of testing throughout the software development lifecycle, rather than a series of point products they have to integrate manually, Parasoft delivers a platform that is hard to beat."



About Parasoft's Development Testing Platform

Parasoft Development Testing Platform (DTP) eliminates the business risk of faulty software by consistently applying software quality practices throughout the SDLC.  It enables software quality efforts to evolve from automated to continuous—delivering a platform for defect prevention and the uniform measurement of risk across teams.  With seamless integration into any software development environment, you can observe and collect data from any SDLC infrastructure system, including open source and third-party testing tools.

The award-winning platform:

  • Provides SDLC process visibility and control across teams
  • Guides develops and testers to remediate the most critical software defects
  • Establishes a central control point for software defect prevention
  • Prioritizes findings in order to prevent business risks
  • Delivers a central system of decision for managers


You can learn more at the Parasoft Development Testing Platform Resource Center.


Why a Development Testing Platform Is Essential for Accelerating the SDLC

Since software quality has traditionally been a “time-boxed” exercise, it's foolish to expect that accelerating the SDLC will magically yield better results from a quality perspective. Download Parasoft's new white paper to learn how a Development Testing Platform helps organizations accelerate the delivery of top-quality applications.

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More Stories By Cynthia Dunlop

Cynthia Dunlop, Lead Technical Writer at Parasoft, authors technical articles, documentation, white papers, case studies, and other marketing communications—currently specializing in service virtualization, API testing, DevOps, and continuous testing. She has also co-authored and ghostwritten several books on software development and testing for Wiley and Wiley-IEEE Press. Dunlop holds a BA from UCLA and an MA from Washington State University.

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