TechValidate Research on Ranorex

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1,330 Customers Surveyed

12,532 Data Points Collected

71 Published TechFacts

13 Published Charts

26 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Ranorex Studio Customer Research

What are the top challenges associated with test automation?

Maintaining existing automated tests due to changes in the UI
67%
Creating new automated tests for new features in the software under test
45%
Identifying and Improving flaky tests
37%
Maintaining deployment pipeline and automation environments (VMs, etc.)
27%
Insufficient technical skills on the existing team
23%
Management does not understand the costs and limitations of automated testing
23%

Ranorex Studio Customer Research

Ranorex Studio Customer Use Cases: Development Technologies

Are you testing any of the following desktop development technologies or platforms with Ranorex?

C#
64%
.NET
45%
WPF
29%
WinForms
29%
Java
23%
JavaScript/Node.js
19%
C/C++
18%
VB.NET
12%
Delphi
8%
PHP
4%
Python
4%
SAP
4%
ERP
3%

Ranorex Studio Customer Testimonial

Why did you choose Ranorex Studio?

Ranorex Studio supports a wide variety of application tech stacks. We are receiving world-class support from the Ranorex team for any technical challenges during automation.

Vittal Kommireddy, Program Test Manager, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation

Ranorex Studio Case Study

Large Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise industrial manufacturing company is based on a June 2019 survey of Ranorex Studio customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Ranorex Studio is easy to use, with good object identification. We are able to make tests without too much deep knowledge of any programing language.”

Challenges

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

  • Prioritizing the following tests for automation:
    • Database
    • Functional UI
    • Integration
  • Have the following primary goals for UI test automation:
    • Automating end-to-end testing

Use Case

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

  • 3-4 people are using Ranorex Studio to automate tests.
  • Testing the following technologies/platforms with Ranorex:
    • C#
  • Testing the following mobile or web platforms with Ranorex:
    • Web app on desktop (using Ranorex Studio)
  • Has integrated TeamCity with Ranorex Studio.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Ranorex Studio:

  • Seen a 10% – 20% (save 3 – 6 hours per week per person) increase in productivity since using Ranorex Studio for test automation.
  • Ranorex Studio has done the following:
    • Increased efficiency in testing
    • Resulted in shorter test cycles
    • Resulted in more robust and reliable automation
    • Improved application quality / fewer defects
    • Improved technical testing skills/knowledge

Ranorex Studio Case Study

S&P 500 Computer Software Company

Introduction

This case study of a S&P 500 computer software company is based on a December 2017 survey of Ranorex Studio customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We have really huge test suite — with tens of thousands of cases. We have automated more than 40% of our test suite with Ranorex Studio.”

Challenges

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

  • Top challenges associated with test automation:
    • Identifying and improving flaky tests
    • Maintaining deployment pipeline and automation environments (VMs)
    • Management not understanding the costs and limitations of automated testing

Use Case

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

  • Has 50+ people on their team performing Automated Testing.
  • Automating the following tests with Ranorex:
    • Functional UI
    • Integration
  • Integrated Jenkins with Ranorex.
  • Is using Jira for test management.
  • Testing the following application interfaces/platforms with Ranorex:
    • Desktop
    • Web

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Ranorex Studio:

  • Ranorex Studio has helped in the following ways:
    • Increased their testing efficiency (less manual tests)
    • Shortened their test cycles
    • Gained robust and reliable automation
    • Improved their level of technical knowledge/skills
  • Realized a greater than 20% (saved 6+ hours a week) increase in productivity after using Ranorex Studio for test automation.
  • Reports the following as important features when they evaluated Ranorex automation tool:
    • Ease of use
    • Excellent object recognition
    • A strong automation API
    • The ability to fit into technology stacks (.NET, C#/VB.Net)
    • The ability to bring people with different skill sets closer together
    • Price

Ranorex Studio Customer Review

5/5 Stars

How our organization uses Ranorex Studio:

For app testing and automated captures.

Would you recommend Ranorex Studio?

Of course. As I wrote, from my experience, it is the best automation tool on the market.



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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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