TestPlant included in select list of Modern Application Functional Test Automation Tools by independent research firm

  • Posted by JB Brockman
  • On May 12, 2015

“TestPlant’s UI-image-based testing is cool”

London, UK – May 12, 2015 – TestPlant, the maker of the eggPlant range of software quality tools, today announced it has been cited as a Strong Performer in The Forrester Wave™ evaluation: Modern Application Functional Test Automation Tools, Q2 2015*.

TestPlant was among the select companies that Forrester invited to participate in its evaluation of functional test automation tools, which states that “TestPlant’s UI-image-based testing is cool”. The report goes on to say “eggPlant has a strong UI testing solution with a unique capability of doing it fully image-based, using also optical character recognition (OCR) technology, and providing enough flexibility in testing UIs that change”.

“We are delighted to have been included in the very select group of companies for this Forrester Wave.” said George Mackintosh, CEO, TestPlant. “eggPlant is becoming the tool range of choice for major enterprises with business and mission critical software systems. Walmart uses eggPlant, global banks like Nationwide and Citi are among a growing list of finance industry users, and NTT DoCoMo rely on eggPlant tools to monitor their on-line consumer services.”

The eggPlant range of software quality tools ensures digital business works on all devices across any device from laptops, to the iWatch, to point-of-sale terminals. The range includes functional test automation, load and performance testing and network emulation, and is deployable in agile, mobile and DevOps environments. eggPlant tools help reduce time to market, lower cost and improve quality.

TestPlant’s products are used by hundreds of enterprise customers across the United States, Europe, China and Japan. The company’s products support customers in sectors ranging from financial services, retail and healthcare to automotive, travel and media.

*Forrester Research, Inc., “The Forrester Wave™: Modern Application Functional Test Automation Tools, Q2 2015,” April 17, 2015.