TestPlant Cited As A Strong Performer in Modern Application Functional Test Automation Tools

Independent Research Firm notes eggPlant’s performance in BDD and TDD testing

London, UK – January 24, 2017 – TestPlant, a leader in digital service assurance and software test automation, today announced that it has been named as a Strong Performer in The Forrester Wave™ evaluation: Modern Application Functional Test Automation Tools, Q4 2016*.

TestPlant was among the select companies that Forrester invited to participate in its evaluation of functional test automation tools, which states that “TestPlant has very effective UI extensibility, enabling testers to work on personalized and unknown UI controls efficiently.” The report goes on to state that eggPlant “also performed well for BDD and TDD testing.”

“We are very pleased that Forrester has identified TestPlant as a Strong Performer in functional test automation,” said Antony Edwards, TestPlant CTO. “It’s interesting to see that Forrester has observed that practices like behavior-driven development and test-driven development are becoming more popular, and we are delighted that they have also recognized eggPlant’s capabilities in these environments.”

eggPlant Functional helps companies test their applications better, faster, and with less effort by automating the execution of functional testing. Ideally suited to DevOps and Agile development environments, and companies undertaking digital transformation projects, eggPlant Functional uses a patented image-based approach to GUI testing that allows it to interact with any device by looking at the screen, in the same way a user does.

TestPlant’s products are used by hundreds of enterprise customers across the United States, Europe, China and Japan. The company’s products support customers in sectors ranging from financial services, retail and healthcare to automotive, travel and media.

*Forrester Research, Inc., “The Forrester Wave™: Modern Application Functional Test Automation Tools, Q4 2016,” December 5, 2016.

Media contact:

Milli d’Hangest d’Yvoy
Marketing Manager, TestPlant
Tel: +44 7918659108
Email: press@testplant.com

Jay Branscomb