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Adopt End-to-End Testing to Avoid the Dire Consequences of IoT Solution Failures

Published: 17 September 2018

ID: G00372853

Analyst(s): Peter Havart-Simkin


IoT solution failures lead to dire consequences. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders are challenged to test applications because of the immaturity or unavailability of tools and the diversity of components. Adopting an IoT test framework addresses many of these difficulties.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Use a Layered Testing Strategy Based on a Framework Utilizing Simulation and Real-Life Scenarios
    • Step 1: Create Tests for IoT Endpoints
    • Step 2: Create Tests for APIs and Communications Layers
    • Step 3: Create Tests for Simulation Scenarios
    • Step 4: Create Tests to Validate Aggregated Data

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