Infosys has briefed NelsonHall on several automation testing initiatives based on analytics, artificial intelligence (AI)/ machine learning, and robotics. The software testing...
services industry continues to impress with its level of investment in IP and automation. Gone are the days when testing service vendors spoke about their testing frameworks and set of accelerators, and test case repositories. Though these continue to exist as core elements of any IP portfolio, the automation priority of most testing services vendors has shifted to platforms and analytics, with machine learning / AI usage being rolled out. Infosys has unveiled its AI tool MANA recently, targeting L3 support. However, it is not yet used by Infosys testing practice. Infosys provides a good idea of where most advanced testing service vendors are in terms of analytics and AI/machine learning — far from where most testing service vendors are at this stage of investment. The approach taken by Infosys has guided their automation program for the past decade, which has been linear, starting with point solution accelerators and test case repositories.
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