How to Achieve Complete Test Coverage for an e-Commerce Mobile Application with Reduced Effort

How to Achieve Complete Test Coverage for an e-Commerce Mobile Application with Reduced Effort

This presentation is among the Top 27 Best Papers/Practice/Tutorials selected, out of 460+ submissions received, to be presented @STC 2012.

Presentation Abstract

Large number of e-commerce users are trending from desktops towards mobile devices for their day-to-day shopping needs. Accordingly several e-commerce websites in market are supporting their businesses on multiple mobile devices/platforms through mobile compatible websites and hybrid apps.

Hence there is a tremendous need for qualifying these web sites and applications for compatibility on various mobile platforms and device models. The success of any e-commerce mobile application or a website very much lies in the quality in terms of look and feel, ease of use, robustness, usability, performance, security and many more factors.

Considering plethora of factors involved in this exercise like OS types, versions, device models and browser types, achieving exhaustive test coverage requires enormous efforts. The intent of this white paper is to provide proven techniques to reduce the effort of testing while providing complete coverage of business needs. This paper also talks about Tools, techniques, best practices, challenges and myths that can be leveraged in mobile e-commerce testing space.

About the Author

Vishnu Bangar Raju C is a Senior Test Manager in e-commerce vertical with Collabera. He has 12+ years of experience in the IT industry. His areas of interest are predominantly in Automation, Performance and Mobile application testing spanning across domains including Financial Services, E-Commerce, Health care and Utilities.

Suresh Babu V is a Test Manager with Collabera in Mobile Testing COE. He has 13+ years of experience in the IT industry. He has expertise in Automation, Functional and Mobile application testing spanning across domains including Financial Services, Utilities, Telecom and Desktop applications.

Padma Podduturi is a Test Manager with Collabera in Mobile Testing COE. She has 8 years of experience in the IT industry. Her areas of interest are predominantly in Automation, Performance and Mobile application testing spanning across domains including Financial Services and E-commerce.