TechValidate Research on Ranorex

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1,750 Customers Surveyed

16,019 Data Points Collected

260 Published TechFacts

23 Published Charts

46 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Ranorex Case Study

Medium Enterprise Healthcare Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise healthcare company is based on a May 2022 survey of Ranorex customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Ranorex:

  • The challenges they had in testing their application before using Ranorex Studio:
    • Test coverage: a significant challenge
    • Test reporting: a significant challenge
    • Staffing: a significant challenge
    • UI object identification and automation: a significant challenge
    • Flaky/unstable tests: a significant challenge
    • Missing delivery deadlines: a significant challenge
    • Testing quality: a significant challenge
  • Using Ranorex Studio has allowed their team to:
    • Implement shift left testing principles: agree
    • Perform more exploratory tests: agree
    • Automatically perform end to end regression testing: strongly agree
    • Schedule testing during off hours: strongly agree
    • Distribute testing workload more efficiently: strongly agree
    • Avoid testing fatigue and costly mistakes: strongly agree
    • Address more challenging development projects: agree
    • Involve non-technical team members: agree

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Ranorex that the surveyed company uses:

  • The key features, functionalities, and factors that led them to choose Ranorex Studio:
    • Ranorex Recorder capture and replay
    • Ranorex code editor and automation helpers
    • Central object repository
    • Remote testing
    • Customizable test reports
    • Full development environment for C# or VB.NET
  • How often they use Ranorex Studio: daily
  • Their general approach when using Ranorex Studio for test automation:
    • Ranorex Studio Code driven
    • Ranorex Studio No-code driven
  • The tools that are important for them to integrate with Ranorex Studio:
    • Azure DevOps Pipeline
  • The platforms or technologies they test with Ranorex Studio:
    • Desktop – C#
    • Web app

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Ranorex:

  • Where they have gained the most productivity ROI in their testing by using Ranorex Studio: regression testing
  • How using Ranorex Studio for test automation has impacted their company:
    • Increased tester productivity: 21-35%
    • Increased product quality: 21-35%
    • Increased product revenue: 10-20%
    • Reduced testing costs: 10-20%
    • Reduced development time to market: 10-20%
    • Reduced manual testing: 21-35%
    • Reduced tester fatigue: 36-50%
    • Reduced developer time used for testing: 21-35%
  • Level of agreement to the following statements about Ranorex Studio:
    • Meets their original purpose for the product: strongly agree
    • Is more powerful than expected: strongly agree
    • Is easy to implement and configure: strongly agree
    • Has helpful documentation, training, and support: strongly agree

Ranorex Studio Customer Testimonial

In our study of several products available on the market Ranorex was found to suit our needs the best: automation of desktop, web and mobile applications, usable by a wide range of people, easily expandable with our own and external .NET packages.

Program Test Manager, State and Local Government

Ranorex Customer Research

What are the key features, functionalities, and factors that led you to choose Ranorex Studio?

Ranorex Recorder capture and replay
60%
Ranorex Spy tool and RanoreXPath
71%
Ranorex code editor and automation helpers
47%
Robotic Process Automation capabilities
21%
Central object repository
38%
Flexible API interface for CI/CD integrations
16%
Cross environment testing
38%
Cross browser testing
38%
Remote testing
42%
Customizable test reports
23%
Data-driven testing
51%
Full development environment for C# or VB.NET
47%

Ranorex Studio Case Study

Cigniti

Introduction

This case study of Cigniti is based on a May 2021 survey of Ranorex Studio customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Ranorex Studio has powerful object recognition that helps me create reliable automated tests.”

“Desktop legacy application.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Ranorex Studio:

  • Ratings of the following challenges before using Ranorex Studio:
    • Test coverage – testing enough of the application: a minor challenge
    • Test reporting: a minor challenge
    • Staffing: a minor challenge
    • Object identification and automation: a significant challenge
    • Flaky / unstable tests: a minor challenge

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Ranorex Studio that the surveyed company uses:

  • They automate the following tests with Ranorex Studio:
    • End-to-end
    • Functional UI
    • Integration
    • Regression
    • Smoke
  • They test the following platforms/technologies with Ranorex Studio.
    • Desktop – C#
    • Desktop – WinForms
  • They have integrated the following tools with Ranorex Studio:
    • Azure DevOps Server
    • TFS

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Ranorex Studio:

  • Said to what extent they agree that using Ranorex Studio for test automation has done:
    • Increased tester productivity: Agree
    • Saved testing costs: Agree
    • Reduced development time to market: Agree
    • Increased product quality: Agree
    • Increased product revenue: Agree
  • Gave an estimate of the increase they saw in the following areas:
    • Increase in product revenue: 5-10%
    • Increase in productivity: 10-20%

Ranorex Studio Customer Statistic

87% of customers agreed with the following statement:

“Ranorex Studio has powerful object recognition that helps me create reliable automated tests.”

Ranorex Studio Customer Research

How has Ranorex Studio helped your team?

Efficiency increase in testing (less manual tests)
74%
More robust and reliable automation
46%
Shorter test cycles
44%
Improved technical testing skills / knowledge
43%
Improved application quality / fewer defects
40%


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About Ranorex

Ranorex is a GUI test automation framework for testing of desktop, web-based and mobile applications.

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