Identifying Root Causes for Flaky UI Tests Through Automated Testing

Identifying Root Causes for Flaky UI Tests Through Automated Testing

Digital Experience | Mobile Application Development

As part of my research at Perfecto, I keep track of activities that customers use to improve the speed at which they deliver web and mobile apps through automated testing. My current role grants me visibility into aspects of the broader process of software delivery beyond that which a day job of coding, estimation, and … Continue reading “Identifying Root Causes for Flaky UI Tests Through Automated Testing”

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A Winning Recipe for Open Source Test Automation Frameworks

A Winning Recipe for Open Source Test Automation Frameworks

Digital Experience | Mobile Application Development | Mobile Application Testing

There’s no doubt that the bulk of software delivery today relies on test automation through open-source test frameworks. In a recent blog post, we highlighted some of the main differences around the leading frameworks such as Appium, Selenium, Calabash, Espresso and XCTest UI. As a quick summary, the key points that were identified as critical … Continue reading “A Winning Recipe for Open Source Test Automation Frameworks”

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3 Steps To Improving Build Quality Through Automated Testing

3 Steps To Improving Build Quality Through Automated Testing

Mobile Application Development

As you develop your app to meet new user expectations, your codebase grows larger and increasingly complex. Automated testing in CI helps to keep defect rate down, but how do you know that everything you’ve built works for all your users?  Escaped defects are the bane of development and product teams. UI testing can help … Continue reading “3 Steps To Improving Build Quality Through Automated Testing”

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Up for a Challenge: Test Automation with Appium for #30daysofMobileTesting

Up for a Challenge: Test Automation with Appium for #30daysofMobileTesting

Automation | Mobile Application Development | Mobile Application Testing

In the spirit of #30daysofmobiletesting, (which you should check out if you haven’t already) I recorded a cool test automation video to show you. The video checks off challenge number 8, “write automated checks with a tool like Espresso, Calabash or Appium.” I did it with iOS and Android, so I guess that checks off number 10 … Continue reading “Up for a Challenge: Test Automation with Appium for #30daysofMobileTesting”

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Automate Tests for Every Build with Visual Studio Team Services

Automate Tests for Every Build with Visual Studio Team Services

Automation | Mobile Application Testing

Today we’re announcing availability of Perfecto’s Continuous Quality Lab on Azure Marketplace, through Developer Services. We’re launching with three offerings: 1. Start Testing for free – 50 hours/month for small teams to start testing on real devices 2. Automate Testing – 300 hours/month for teams moving from manual testing to automated testing 3. Achieve Continuous … Continue reading “Automate Tests for Every Build with Visual Studio Team Services”

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