ThomasNet News Logo
Sign Up | Log In | ThomasNet Home | Promote Your Business

Automated Testing Software supports mobile testing.

Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
February 5, 2014 - TestComplete v10 lets users create, manage, and run automated tests for any desktop, Web, and mobile application. With included open and extensible platform, third party testing tools can be tied into TestComplete automation framework. Functionality encompasses object recognition, scripting, automatic test execution, object spy, visualizer, and reporting. TestComplete Platform, included, lets users consolidate multiple testing methods and tools into one unified testing framework.

SmartBear Announces Support for Automated Mobile Testing


SmartBear Software
100 Cummings Center, Suite 420B
Beverly, MA, 01915
USA



Press release date: January 28, 2014

SmartBear’s Flagship Product, TestComplete Delivers Automated Testing of Applications Built for Use on Mobile Devices, including Apps Running on Android and iOS Platforms

BEVERLY, Mass. – SmartBear Software, a leading provider of quality and performance management solutions used by more than one million software development and operations professionals worldwide, today announced a new version of TestComplete. One of the world’s most recognized automated testing tools and winner of a 2013 Dr. Dobb’s Jolt Award, TestComplete introduces support for automated testing of native applications for mobile phones and devices as well as mobile web applications. TestComplete 10 includes an open, extensible platform that allows third party testing tools to be tied into the TestComplete automation framework. With these advancements, TestComplete now empowers any tester, both novice and advanced, to create, manage and run automated tests for any desktop, Web and mobile application.

The rapid growth of mobile continues to transform the software industry. In Q4 2013, SmartBear conducted an international online survey, “The State of Mobile  Testing 2014” that confirmed ensuring quality is the greatest challenge for mobile application developers and is the key to success in the mobile space. Advanced TestComplete functionality including object recognition, scripting, automatic test execution, object spy, visualizer and reporting now apply to automated testing of mobile applications.

“Demand in the mobile space is forcing companies to rely more heavily on developers and testers to create, deploy and maintain complex applications at an increasingly faster pace,” said Niclas Reimertz, Vice President, Product Strategy and Management at SmartBear. “With its mobile testing capability, TestComplete is a unique and seamless solution for comprehensive testing of applications across desktop, Web and rapidly growing mobile platforms. This next level of test automation allows customers to increase development agility, accelerate time-to-market of application delivery, reduce testing costs and deploy their applications with confidence.”

The TestComplete Platform, included with TestComplete 10, delivers important capabilities for extensibility. With the TestComplete Platform, users can consolidate multiple testing methods and tools into one unified testing framework. For example, customers can combine manual tests, unit tests and Selenium tests into a single test case. Additionally, when companies extend or customize application objects, they can lose the ability to automate testing of their applications. The TestComplete Platform, with its SDK, creates an easy way for partners and customers to develop extensions that support unique testing requirements.
 
TestComplete 10 also offers other enhancements including support for Microsoft platform technologies including Windows 8.1 as well as support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 and Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2013 as well as updated support for Embarcadero.

"We see organizations seeking to closely coordinate mobile development and popular IDEs with intuitive and effective quality solutions -- the velocity of change and the unforgiving, public nature of mobile software failure make costs prohibitive," said Melinda Ballou, Program Director for the Application Lifecycle Management and Executive Strategies service at IDC, a leading research firm based in Framingham, Mass.

TestComplete Mobile is available now with Android support. TestComplete Mobile with iOS support is currently available in beta with full support later in Q1. SmartBear is demonstrating TestComplete 10 at Mobile+WebDevCon, January 28 – 30 in San Francisco, CA. For more information, visit: http://mobilewebdevconference.com/.

For more information, visit: http://smartbear.com/products/qa-tools/automated-testing-tools/.


About SmartBear Software
More than one million developers, testers and operations professionals use SmartBear software tools to ensure the quality and performance of their APIs, mobile, cloud-based and Web applications. With five million downloads and counting, SmartBear products are affordable, easy-to-use and ready for deployment. Free tools and plug-ins for automation and performance testing, code review and website monitoring are available for download on the website. Learn more about SmartBear, the company's award-winning tools or join the active user community at http://www.smartbear.com, on Facebook or follow us on Twitter @smartbear or Google+.

Contacts:
Jen Falasca
SmartBear Software
+1-978-236-1136
Jen.Falasca@smartbear.com

Tracy Wemett
BroadPR
+1-617-868-5031
tracy@broadpr.com
Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
Contacts: View detailed contact information.


 

Post a comment about this story

Name:
E-mail:
(your e-mail address will not be posted)
Comment title:
Comment:
To submit comment, enter the security code shown below and press 'Post Comment'.
 



 See related product stories
More .....
 See more product news in:
Software
 More New Product News from this company:
Application Development Software manages quality and performance.
Software Quality Tool offers extended peer review features.
Automated Test and Debug Software suits novice/experienced users.
More ....
| Featured Manufacturing Jobs
 Tools for you
Watch Company 
View Company Profile
Company web site
More news from this company
E-mail this story to a friend
Save Story
Search for suppliers of
Test Authoring Software
Testing Software
Join the forum discussion at:
Engineers Lounge




Home  |  My ThomasNet News®  |  Industry Market Trends®  |  Submit Release  |  Advertise  |  Contact News  |  About Us
Brought to you by Thomasnet.com        Browse ThomasNet Directory

Copyright © 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms of Use - Privacy Policy



Error close

Please enter a valid email address