Manual Test Cases vs. Automated Test Cases — who wins? Round 2.

Alexey Sotskov
May 26 · 9 min read

About passed Round 1.

About Round 2.

Round 2. Intro.

Welcome the Battlefield!

Welcome the Manual test case!

Welcome an Automatic test case!

Round 2. Fight!

Reason #1 for test case automation

Regression test cases — are #1 test cases for automation

Reason #2 for test case automation

Test cases that are easy to be designed, executed and maintained being automated from scratch — are #2 for automation

Reason #3 for test case automation

Too difficult or impossible to execute test case manually — are #3 for test case automation

Reason #4 for test case automation

If you are on a “Radio-On-Internet” project — is #4 reason for test case automation

Round 2. Results

Leaving an arena

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10+ years in Quality Assurance. I write about practical and effective techniques that help me and my colleagues in everyday software testing.

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