In today's fast-evolving digital transformation universe, QA and testing are rapidly gaining considerable importance for both business and IT operation. QA and testing are the critical factors to ensure achievement of goals and are important for any organization. Nowadays, your business demands the following features from an application:And then new competition is entering your market, which is to say – you have to be agile with new IT technologies while maneuvering through quality challenges across different platforms. Naturally the risk for errors increases and this can have a huge impact on your corporate image and business performance.
Achieving a balance between risk and the right level of quality control without delaying your speed to market and your ability to innovate determines your success. A research survey and analysis published in “World Quality Report” (2015 to 2016) indicates that most organizations have doubled their testing budget. While their cost of testing activities has increased, they have cut their innovation budget, thus slowing down the actual speed of innovation. On the other hand, adoption of agile and DevOps is increasing – but how to achieve quality in these faster development cycles is the big question.