Prolev Technologies supports testing and release process for the world's largest online retailer of high-quality wall art
Summary

Art.com has chosen to outsource some manual test, test automation and release activities which helps them to focus on their core competencies and reduce projects costs. More than 6 years of successful partnership and growth.

Solution

To satisfy Art.com needs Prolev Technologies created a dedicated testing team in Russia to conduct various types of testing and other release activities. Offshore project team consisted of 11 high skilled software engineers which provides the following services:

Manual testing

  • Perform web and mobile applications testing including functional, regression, compatibility, usability testing. Hundreds of test cases were written and supported via test management tool TestRail

Test automation

  • Automated and performance testing using Selenium Webdriver, SoapUI, Load Runner tools
  • Automation framework was created from scratch based on blend of Java, Selenium, Maven and other test automation tools like Allure, Ashot, Serenity
  • Setup and maintained automation farm of 15 VMs managed by Jenkins providing 24 X 7 test execution
  • Developed API regression suite which covered all site APIs
  • Run performance testing of Web and API using JMeter and Loadrunner tools

Release automation

  • Release engineering that includes creating and supporting build scripts, installing and supporting test, release and production environment, assembling and deploying new builds

Benefits


  • The ability to attract, and retain highly skilled IT professionals
  • The ability to quickly expand offshore testing team
  • Low attrition rate
  • The ability to bring new ideas, tools and technologies into the testing process
  • Tied relationships with onshore team due to often business trips, participation in online meetings and daily communications
  • Significant cost saving

Tools

  • JIRA
  • TestRail
  • Selenoid
  • LoadRunner 11.5
  • JMeter
  • Selenuim WebDriver + Java + Serenity
  • Jenkins
  • SoapUI
Special awards:

Company annual "Certification of Innovation" for the development of new automation tool "WatchDog" which tied automation and manual testing allowing to run different tasks and scripts remotely via special keywords inside e-mails or via Web interface and receive execution results back in e – mails as well.