TechValidate Research on Ranorex

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1,676 Customers Surveyed

15,399 Data Points Collected

105 Published TechFacts

18 Published Charts

32 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Ranorex Studio Case Study

Zaar Teach-IT

Introduction

This case study of Zaar Teach-IT 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. It offers the possibility to both write code and a great recorder.”

Challenges

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

  • Rated the challenge of before using Ranorex Studio:
    • test coverage – testing enough of the application: a minor challenge
    • test reporting: a significant challenge
    • staffing: 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
    • Performance
    • Regression
    • Smoke
    • Visual regression (page layout, responsiveness)
  • They test the following platforms/technologies with Ranorex Studio.
    • Desktop – C#
    • Desktop – Delphi
    • Desktop – Java
    • Desktop – .NET or VB.NET
    • Desktop – WinForms
    • Desktop – WPF
    • Web app
    • Mobile – native Android app
    • Mobile – native iOS app
  • They have integrated the following tools with Ranorex Studio:
    • Azure DevOps Server
    • Jenkins
    • SpiraTeam

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: Strongly Agree
    • Saved testing costs: Strongly Agree
    • Reduced development time to market: Strongly Agree
    • Increased product quality: Strongly Agree
    • Increased product revenue: Strongly Agree
  • Gave an estimate of the increase they saw in the following areas:
    • Increase in product revenue: 20-40%
    • Increase in productivity: 20-40%

Ranorex Studio Case Study

Abn Amro Commercial Finance Holding B.V.

Introduction

This case study of ABN AMRO Commercial Finance Holding B.V. is based on a June 2019 survey of Ranorex Studio customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Ranorex Studio has an edge over other automation tools like Selenium, as it also supports Windows applications as well.

Challenges

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

  • Prioritizing the following tests for automation:
    • End-to-end
    • Functional UI
    • Integration
    • Regression
    • Web service/API
  • Have the following primary goals for UI test automation:
    • Automating end-to-end testing
    • Automating regression testing
    • Increasing test coverage

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:
    • .NET
    • SAP
    • VB.NET
  • Testing the following mobile or web platforms with Ranorex:
    • Web app on desktop (using Ranorex Studio)
    • Mobile (web app in mobile browser)
  • Has integrated Team Foundation Server 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 technical testing skills / knowledge

Ranorex Studio Customer Research

What application interfaces/platforms are you testing with Ranorex?
Desktop
79%
Web
63%
Mobile
23%

Ranorex Studio Customer Testimonial

With Ranorex Studio, it is easy to create test scripts for iOS apps.

Hai Nguyen, Development Manager, Lotus Quality Assurance

Ranorex Studio Customer Satisfaction Rating

A QA Analyst at a federal government would be very likely to recommend Ranorex Studio for this reason:

  • Usability
  • Technology coverage & support
  • Price

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%


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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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