API Monitoring – You Are Probably Doing It Wrong

The monitoring of APIs is important, whether the APIs are for affiliates or just internal. They are the backbone of your business. Despite this the majority of companies are not monitoring their APIs, and those that are aren’t doing it well. So let’s explain what people are doing and how that isn’t enough. There is […]

Datadog & API Fortress: A Guide to Proper API Monitoring

API Fortress has been around since 2014, and our first main focus was to provide best in class API monitoring. Lately the industry has been more intrigued by the story of automating testing as part of the CI/CD pipeline, which means we don’t get to talk about monitoring enough. That’s why we were so excited […]

Add APIs to User Story Coverage in TestRail

User Stories are a major part of the Agile methodology. Being as specific as possible about the goal of a specific feature for a specific user. It’s common to connect those stories with the JIRA feature, and keeping development and QAs on the same page. This is the precise location where test case managers become […]

2 Questions to Ask Before Buying API Testing Enterprise Software

Most people who embark on the journey of purchasing business software are already aware that vendorization is not going anywhere. Everything from HR, IT Services, Business Strategy, Logistics — and (in our case) API Testing Software, is being used by major corporations, but are developed, maintained and supported by 3rd party companies. This makes sense. […]

Why You Need a Platform That Scales in API Testing

A cloud based platform like API Fortress allows for the sort of scaling that’s simply impossible with a local device based installation. First and foremost, the cloud based nature of the platform allows for collaboration. As a user, I can write a test and be certain that the other testers who need access to it will have […]