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TechValidate Research on Ranorex

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691 Customers Surveyed

6,020 Data Points Collected

27 Published TechFacts

6 Published Charts

9 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Ranorex Studio Customer Testimonial

80% less UI bugs in production.

Product Manager, Small Business Computer Software Company

Ranorex Studio Customer Testimonial

Existing tests were taking around 2 days of work, now reduced to around 30 mins per run.

Software Developer, Large Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company

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 Case Study

Medium Enterprise Computer Software Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise 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.

“After automation with Ranorex Studio, our organization’s regression testing time is reduced to 25%. And with the help of build integration, early defect identification is increased from 0 to 10%”

Challenges

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

  • Top challenges associated with test automation:
    • Maintaining existing automated tests due to changes in the UI
    • Maintaining deployment pipeline and automation environments (VMs)

Use Case

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

  • Has 3-4 people on their team performing Automated Testing.
  • Automating the following tests with Ranorex:
    • Functional UI
    • End to end
    • Integration
    • Database
  • Integrated Jenkins with Ranorex.
  • Is using Jira for test management.
  • Testing the following application interfaces/platforms with Ranorex:
    • Web
    • Mobile

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
  • 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
    • Easy integration with build pipeline
    • The ability to bring people with different skill sets closer together
    • A helpful and responsive support team

Ranorex Studio Case Study

Small Business Computer Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a small business computer services 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 saw improved coding and automation knowledge in the technical team, plus increased depth and strength in our testing services offering.”

Challenges

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

  • Top challenges associated with test automation:
    • Maintaining existing automated tests due to changes in the UI
    • Identifying and improving flaky tests

Use Case

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

  • Has 10-49 people on their team performing Automated Testing.
  • Automating the following tests with Ranorex:
    • Functional UI
    • Database
    • Visual regression (page layout, responsiveness)
  • Integrated TeamCity with Ranorex.
  • Is using Jira for test management.
  • Testing the following application interfaces/platforms with Ranorex:
    • Desktop
    • Web
    • Mobile

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
    • Easy integration with build pipeline
    • The ability to bring people with different skill sets closer together
    • Good community support (forum)
    • A helpful and responsive support team

Ranorex Studio Customer Research

Since using Ranorex Studio for test automation, what increase in productivity have you realized?

More than 20% (save 6+ hours a week): 29%
10% - 20% (save 3 – 6 hours a week): 28%
5% – 10% (save 2 – 3 hours a week): 23%
Less than 5% (save less than 2 hours a week): 20%


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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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