The leaders of the pioneering companies in the continuous testing they have to 3.9 more likely to be found in an organization that delivers a rapid increase of income.

A holistic and balanced approach of the practices and tools modern is reforming the way in which the software is developed and giving support to the transformation of the business in all sectors.

according To the report Continuous Testing as a Digital Business Enabler CA Technologies, 20% of the organizations surveyed identified as leaders in continuous testing have observed an important boost in the speed, quality and efficiency of the delivery of the software, which has as a result a higher return on the investment made in the technology of continuous delivery.

The 63% of the respondents have pointed to the combination of agile development with continuous delivery to optimize the integration effective activities throughout the entire life cycle of software development.

According to the study, 75% of organizations highlights the continuous testing of software is an important or critical to their business, but only a minority of respondents have made great progress to boost your digital transformation.

While 93% of the respondents have pointed out the test automation as important, only 1 of every 5 has highlighted that it is able to achieve a good level in the coverage of the test automation (80% or higher), while 4 out of every 5 still rely on manual processes.

The organizations have also highlighted the importance of automating the test data to ensure they are available when needed and avoiding personally identifiable information. However, the majority of the respondents have considered that are not efficient in this area.

“as organizations build their factories software modern it is important to do not sacrifice quality in the pursuit of speed and efficiency growing in the growth and success of the business”, explained Jeff Scheaffer, director of Continuous Delivery, CA Technologies.

according To the report of AC, the leading organizations in continuous testing have 2,3 more chances of success in activities in which the tests are made before, at an earlier stage of the development cycle; a 2.6-more chances of reducing defects in more than 50%; 2.4 times greater confidence about the quality of your results; and 1.9 times more confident about the speed of delivery.

The leaders also have a 3.9 more likely to be found in an organization that delivers a rapid increase of income.