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Are There Any Disadvantages of Automation Testing in Quality Assurance?

Automation Testing | By Timothy Joseph | July 6, 2021

In quality assurance, automation testing is one of the quickest and the most effective methods for checking the efficacy of software or an application. However, like most processes, be it a company’s business model, or the software development practices, automation testing has its own set of limitations.

What Are the Limitations of Automation Testing? (Infographic)

There’s no doubt that automation testing is the quickest and most cost-effective method of QA testing. However, it cannot do everything, since some limitations of automation testing are built into the system and must be balanced against manual testing, while some are the result of inexact pre-programming, such as a failure to develop effective automation test hooks.

Let's look at some of the drawbacks of automation testing:

The Advantages of Using AI in Automation Testing

The use of AI in software testing is geared towards making the software development lifecycle easier. Through the application of reasoning, problem solving and machine learning, artificial intelligence can be used to reduce the tedious and manual aspects of software development and testing, and automate the whole process. 

What is automation testing?

Automation testing is the software testing process of running test cases by using automated testing tools. With this type of testing, QA teams can perform tests faster, receive more accurate results and address code defects sooner.

What Are the Limitations of Automation Testing?

We are all restricted by limitations, from the business models we use to every system that guides us through software development and quality assurance. The key is to understand these limitations so that your team can overcome them - and be stronger for it.

What Is Codeless Automation Testing?

Usage of Design Patterns in Automation

5 Tips for Android Automation Testing to Avoid Slowdowns in Development

Test Automation, Automation Testing | By Vakul Gotra | February 10, 2021

The stats don’t lie: mobile devices account for half of web page views around the world. This shouldn’t surprise us, since more than 75% of Americans own a smartphone with one in five American adults opting for a smartphone-only lifestyle.

That’s why product developers are adopting a mobile-first strategy. And since Android dominates the mobile OS market, it only makes sense for QA testers to become fluent in Google’s digital language.

How To Test SaaS Platforms (Infographic)

A lack of efficient SaaS testing can result in an unreliable platform that fails to achieve the convenient, quality experience, and agility that users expect. This infographic will help you develop and implement strong SaaS testing strategies.

How To Test SaaS Platforms

Cloud Testing, Automation Testing | By Vakul Gotra | December 1, 2020

SaaS platforms have been on the rise for some time now. From professional endeavors to leisure activities, more of our experiences are shifting towards a virtual delivery. And because immediate access from any location makes the shortlist for any software system, consumers often choose SaaS applications over on premise software systems.

Service Virtualization in Automation Testing

Automation Testing, QA Services | By Vakul Gotra | November 25, 2020
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