January 2017

Robotic Process Automation – Cutting Through the Hype Service bots provide the next level of automation for companies that are looking to reduce costs and speed up manual processes. Despite all the hype in the marketplace, current robotic process automation (RPA) solutions do not heavily utilize machine learning, AI, or Cognitive capabilities…yet. That will come soon. For now, I... + continue reading
A common question we hear in the Test Automation arena is “what’s new in test automation?” For the past few decades, we have seen automation evolve rapidly.  Ten years ago, those in the automation industry would remember the days of test automation in a waterfall model, which affected the pace of execution and presented a variety of challenges. Test cases were designed on... + continue reading
Design Patterns: When implementing mediation modules, they should have certain common characteristics to optimize component reuse. The design should adhere to one or more of the pattern templates laid out for the project and recommended by product documentation. However, there can be cases where the requirement is such that there is no pattern template that matches the design layout. This case... + continue reading