Saturday, July 4, 2009

What are the myths / assumptions about software test automation?

1. An automated test is faster, because it needs no human intervention.
2. Automation reduces human error.
3. Automation will lead to "significant labor cost savings."
4. Automation helps to find more bugs.
5. The training you get from your vendor is enough.
6. Automation eliminates or reduces manual testers.

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Top Five Automation Myths