Software testing trend 2019

Software testing trend 2019

In this post, we will discuss Software testing trends of 2019 in much high level, as most of the trends that we will discuss below are carried out from last year and this year there will happen a lot of maturity and stability on the existing trend.

Quick Recap of testing trend 2018

As you can see above a lot of companies emerged based on AI as their focus to resolve software automation testing problem by introducing

• Self-healing
• Self-maintenance
• Self-reporting

The more interesting topic on AI is Sapienz technology which Facebook recently acqui-hired Majicke’s founders, Professor Mark Harman (scientific advisor), Ke Mao (CTO), and Yue Jia (CEO), alongside some of the company’s assets

Sapienz technology

Sapienz now automatically designs, runs and reports the results of tens of thousands of test cases every day on the Facebook Android app. In the first few months since its deployment, the technology has allowed engineers to fix issues within hours (sometimes within minutes) of the code being written. You can read more details from here https://venturebeat.com/2018/12/30/sapienz-facebooks-push-to-automate-software-testing/

Software testing trend 2019 (shown as vision)

For sure 2019, will be the year of AI in automation testing field, lot of companies like who are already working prominently in this area such as

  • Mabl
  • Testim
  • test.ai
  • Functionalize etc

Alongside Voice-based testing are set to improve such

  • Alexa and its related products (esp IOT products)
  • Google Home and Google auto
  • Cortana (may be)

Here is the complete video of the above discussions

Thanks for reading the article and watching the video, please share your comments and let me know if I am missing anything in the discussion, so that I can add one or make an all new article.

Thanks,
Karthik KK

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