One of the most interesting areas in mobile has been the fast evolution of Augmented Reality (AR) platforms and applications utilizing mobile device’s camera in overlaying UI elements over the live video stream in real time. These applications and games create very engaging user experiences but are very difficult to test for following reasons:
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The use of cloud-based devices have rapidly grown during the past years and there are plenty of different, great alternatives of how to deploy solution for your organization’s needs and practices. These deployment options provide flexibility to control device access and start any number of unmetered tests on those devices. The model of how much devices are used, what devices/models should be used for testing and many other things impact on decision which deployment options companies typically choose.
Today, we’re bringing something seriously useful and new to the solution roster – Dedicated Devices.
Dedicated mobile devices in cloud has been one of top feature that device farms have to offer for its customers. While majority of indie developers love to use public cloud for maximal device coverage with reasonable costs, many of larger companies want to dedicate mobile devices for their needs – and spread the use of those across their teams. This sort of product has been available for few years with our Bitbar Private Cloud (previously Testdroid Private Cloud) and it has provided the business-critical feature and tons of benefits for many top mobile app and game companies.
In this blog, we’ll take a look at why dedicated devices are a superior feature and how to quickly jump on board with it.
Using public cloud for mobile app testing has been an exponentially growing trend. Amazing number of app developers have migrated from their local – and nearly in all cases – manual testing practices to test automation on cloud device farm where devices are available 24 hours per day, seven days per week. One of the top reasons have been the lower maintenance and operational costs, as well as device acquisition costs. While migration to device cloud farm has lots of benefits for variety of app, game and web developers, not all companies can use cloud-based services. However, there is always ‘private cloud’ option that gives even greater benefits and actually provides the most cost-efficient way to get mobile apps, games and web related stuff developed and tested.