Shift-Left Testing: What It Is and How to Achieve It

        

Shifting left means incorporating critical processes into a project early in the software development cycle. To adopt shift-left testing in the beginning stages, a team needs to change its mindset from the traditional ways of shift-right testing. Shift-left testing is made possible with the help of unit testing and API testing, and then eventually integrates…

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Kubernetes Tutorial: Your Complete Guide to Deploying an App on AWS with Postman

        

Kubernetes is an open source system that is useful for container orchestration. In this tutorial, we are going to use Postman Collections to learn Kubernetes and use its API to deploy an app on a Kubernetes cluster hosted on AWS. This is a hands-on tutorial. Don’t fret if you aren’t familiar with Kubernetes and containerization,…

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How Postman Engineering Does Microservices Today

        

A couple of years ago, Postman CTO and co-founder Ankit Sobti wrote about Postman’s struggle to escape from a microservices-dependency hell. (If you want to learn more about how and why Postman ventured into microservices, I highly recommend reading that blog post.) This is an update  on Ankit’s story— specifically, I want to walk you through…

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Power Mocks, Monitors, and CI/CD with Postman – Webinar Recap Part 3

        

We recently completed an online workshop series. In part 1, we went over how you can import a schema, save example responses, create descriptions, share your collection with others, create workspaces, comment on collections, and quickly create documentation. In part 2, we walked through using version control and forking and merging. If you’ve been following…

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Sikka Uses Postman Pro for Continuous Deployment and Monitoring

        

Sikka API seamlessly connects to over 96% of retail healthcare like dental, veterinary, hearing, and vision offices, and is processing billions of transactions every day. Each month, 8M calls are made on their platform via partner apps to support healthcare retailers. The team has grown to 95 employees headquartered in San Jose with additional offices…

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Integrate API tests with Postman, Newman, and Travis CI

        

API testing is hard, but it doesn’t have to be. Postman makes it easy to write tests, make sure they’re working, set up the testing environment, and then eventually hook it all up to your build system. More than ever before, developers are using Postman tests in their Continuous Integration or Continuous Delivery pipeline. Continuous…

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