Multiple Awards for SmartBear at 2010 Automated Testing Institute Automation Honors Awards

TestComplete Named Best Overall Commercial Functional Automated Test Tool at Annual Award Dedicated to Software Test Automation
Beverly, MA — November 09, 2010 —

SmartBear Software today announced that its automated testing tool, TestComplete has won top honors, and performance profiling tool, AQtime, is a runner-up in the 2nd Annual 2010 Automated Testing Institute (ATI) Honors.

According to the Automated Testing Institute, the ATI Automation Honors are the industry’s original set of awards dedicated to software test automation. It crowns the leading tools, resources and practitioners with automation’s top honor. The ATI Automation Honors awards rely on industry practitioners to identify which tools, resources and people are the best, which have the most significant upgrades and/or which are setting the trends that will help to take software test automation to the next level in the coming year.

Winner: Best Overall Commercial Functional Automated Test Tool

TestComplete was selected by the automation community as the winner in the Best Overall Commercial Functional Automated Test Tool category. It was also the winner in the Commercial Functional Automated Test Tool for Java.

TestComplete is an automated testing tool that lets you create, manage and run tests for Windows, Web, or Rich Client applications. TestComplete is widely popular due to its enterprise-class feature set and affordable price. Novice testers are keen on the script-free testing via keyword tests, the test visualizer, and multiple wizards for data-driven tests. TestComplete appeals equally to power users, offering broad application type support, several scripting languages, and an SDK for extensions.

Runner-Up: Best Overall Commercial Performance Automated Test Tool

AQtime Pro was selected as a runner-up in both the Best Overall Commercial Performance Automated Test Tool and Commercial Performance Automated Test Tool for the Web/HTTP(S) categories.

AQtime Pro is a performance profiling, memory and resource debugging toolset for 32- and 64-bit Windows, .NET and Java applications as well as VBScript and JScript code. AQtime 7.0 Pro added support for several additional development platforms and environments, including Microsoft .NET Framework 4.

Dion Johnson, Automated Testing Institute Advisor, said, “The producers of TestComplete and AQtime have always seemed to pride themselves on producing affordable, comprehensive and powerful solutions for test automation and performance profiling. Based on the victories these tools experienced in this year’s ATI Automation Honors awards, it would appear that the automation community strongly agrees with this assessment. On behalf of the Automated Testing Institute, I'd like to say congratulations to SmartBear Software!”

Each winner and finalist will also be highlighted in a special issue of Automated Software Testing Magazine on November 15, 2010.

About the ATI Automation Honors

The ATI Automation Honors are awards that celebrate excellence in the discipline of software test automation. These awards accept nominations from you, the automation community, and then rely on your votes to determine who the best of the best really are. Awards are presented in several categories from the corporate level down to the practitioner level, resulting in a celebration of the best tools, best print and online resources, and the best in practitioner achievement.

Media and Community Contact:

Alex Forbes
SmartBear Software
978-236-7918
aforbes@smartbear.com

About SmartBear

At SmartBear, we focus on your one priority that never changes: quality. We know delivering quality software over and over is complicated. So our tools are built to streamline your process while seamlessly working with all the tools you use – and will use. Whether it’s Swagger, Cucumber, ReadyAPI, Zephyr, TestComplete, or more, our tools are easy to try, easy to buy, and easy to integrate. We’re used by 7 million developers, testers, and operations engineers at over 22,000 organizations – including world-renowned innovators like Adobe, JetBlue, MasterCard, and Microsoft. Wherever you’re going, we’ll help you get there. Learn more at smartbear.com, or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, or Facebook.
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