Processing is getting cheaper, software is getting more distributed and clouds are taking over. These trends will have a significant impact on what we can do with test automation and what will make sense to automate in the future. Prohibitively expensive testing strategies are becoming relatively cheap, and things that we didn’t even consider automating will become quite easy. At the same time, strategies that served us well for on-premise reliable hardware simply won't work for the distributed, fragmented, virtualised platforms.

Gojko presents emerging trends in the testing tools space and predicts how you'll be using tools differently ten years from now. If your organisation is suffering from the high cost of testing, come and learn about tools and trends that may help you outrun the competition.

 
 

Outline/structure of the Session

standard talk with me presenting over slides; rough outline is:

  • 00-05 I introduce the context and the challenges facing test automation in the future
  • 05-15 Tools and future techniques for dealing with cloud/fragmentation space
  • 15-25 Tools and future techniques for dealing with layouts/UI/mobile front end space
  • 25-35 Tools and future techniques for dealing with assisting humans making better decisions
  • 35-45 Tools and future techniques emerging from machine learning/big data

Learning Outcome

tools and trends to watch out for in the future, that will revolutionise automated testing

Target Audience

Anyone interested in test automation

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