by Ashley Hunsberger
Will we ever truly be at 100% automation? I hope not. Of course automation is critical in implementing Continuous Integration and Delivery, but there are just some things that you can’t leave to a machine. Human evaluation is important.
In a world where we are looking to release faster and faster, why would we want manual testing? Let’s take a look at some of the things you may want to do that automation can’t, and how manual evaluation helps us deliver the right product.
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by Greg Sypolt
Running in slow motion?
Are you running, but can’t make your feet move as fast as you want them to? This is a common feeling among beginners, as well as experienced automation developers. As your regression suite grows, it takes longer to run tests, and soon you have a problem because your regression suite is running longer and longer. There are a few approaches to smarter testing: reduce the number of tests, only run the tests applicable to the change, or optimize the test execution.
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