Gartner Research

Magic Quadrant for Software Test Automation

Published: 20 November 2017

ID: G00320337

Analyst(s): Joachim Herschmann , Thomas Murphy

Summary

Application leaders who are modernizing application development face an increasing need to deliver applications faster and of higher quality. We evaluate the major vendors used to accelerate and scale functional automated testing as well as enable the continuous testing required by DevOps.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • CA Technologies
    • IBM
    • Micro Focus
    • Microsoft
    • Parasoft
    • Ranorex
    • SmartBear
    • Testplant
    • Tricentis
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players

Context

Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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