How to run the same test in different Lab Environments?

I will try to address today a common query by lot of users of Visual Studio Lab Management on how to correctly run tests in different Lab Environments. This requirement can be achieved by making the test code read the Server names/other configuration through environment variables: The following post by Gautam explains the changes that will…


Test applications on virtual environments and file rich bugs

You are testing a complex multi-tiered application. You create different configurations, multiple data sets, and test the different combinations in a user-flow. You come across a hard-to-find bug. You file it and are pleased that your effort was well worth it. But the next morning you realize that your developer has resolved your bug as…


Trends in Software Testing

Tanuj Vohra (Partner Director of Program Management, Visual Studio Test Business) has recently published a nice article on Trends in Software Testing on ITMagz.com. It is summarizing the current trends and techniques of software testing. Test Labs Virtualization is of course one of the items there, as well as other solutions that are part of…

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Getting ready for Beta1 and VSTT 2008 Quick Reference Guide Released

As we continue to prepare for Beta 1, we continue to talk with customers, demo the product and get feedback. The feedback is usually:”Hey, this is great stuff, when can I get it? Can I start work with Beta1 for my new project that is just starting?” – well, the answer is that we will…

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