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Sensible API Testing Presented by SmartBear Software at API Strategy & Practice Conference

Ole Lensmar Addresses Testing in API Design at API Strategy & Practice Conference – Thursday, October 24, 2013 – San Francisco, CA
Beverly, Mass. — October 16, 2013 — Ole Lensmar, co-creator of SoapUI and Chief Architect at SmartBear Software, provider of software quality tools used by more than one million developers and testers worldwide, is presenting in the “API Testing & Debugging” session at the API Strategy & Practice Conference on Thursday, October 24, 2013 in San Francisco, CA. Ole will focus on the importance of different aspects of API testing and how to find the right tool for the task at hand. Taking place Wednesday, October 23 – Friday, October 25, 2013, API Strategy and Practice is a vendor neutral API industry conference connecting API practitioners and developers to explore the world of APIs powering applications.
WHAT:           Ole Lensmar Presenting at “API Testing & Debugging” Session at API Strategy & Practice, Track 3
WHEN:           Thursday, October 24, 2013, 1:55 p.m. PDT
WHERE:         Parc55 Hotel, 55 Cyril Magnin Street, San Francisco, CA
Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) are changing the face of digital business by enabling new business and technical strategies across many industries. API quality is at the core of API strategy but can be costly if not done correctly. Ole Lensmar covers sensible API testing, including testing in API design, building API tests that focus on what’s important to your business, test approaches for APIs – automated, exploratory and manual testing as well as finding affordable test and monitoring tools.
Based in Stockholm, Sweden, Ole is co-founder of eviware software which joined forces with SmartBear in 2011, and co-creator of SoapUI, the most used API testing tool in the world. He also co-founded base8, an XML oriented consulting company in 1996, acquired by the publicly traded Mogul in 1998. Living his passion for software development, he writes a column for Network World about software quality and blogs in general about coding, quality and all other fun things in life. Follow him on Twitter @olensmar.
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About SmartBear Software

Supporting more than six million software professionals and over 22,000 companies in 194 countries, SmartBear is the leader in software quality tools for teams. The company’s products help deliver the highest quality and best performing software possible while helping teams ship code at nearly impossible velocities. With products for API testing, UI testing, code review and performance monitoring across mobile, web and desktop applications, SmartBear equips every development, testing and operations team member with the tools to ensure quality at every stage of the software cycle. For more information, visit:, or for the SmartBear community, go to: LinkedIn, Twitter or Facebook.

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