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Category: Functional Test Automation Tool
Company: TestPlant Europe Ltd
Latest Version: 11
eggPlant is a black-box GUI test automation tool.It has a unique approach in that it does not reside on the system, and uses image matching technology as opposed to looking to the object-level of the application being tested. This allows for system-wide automation of a system-under-test as opposed to an application-specific solution. It also means that the technology used to build the application to be tested does not matter, nor does the system that the application runs on.Now with a fully integrated Optical Character Recognition (OCR) engine driven by ABBYY, the leader in commercial OCR eggPlant can test any text, any image on any screen.
Approach: eggPlant is a two-computer system, consisting of a controller machine, where scripts are authored and executed, and a system-under-test which runs a VNC server. Eggplant connects to this VNC server via its built-in viewer via TCP/IP. The system-under-test can be any system that has a VNC server for it. Originally, Mac-only, the controller environment/IDE is now available on Linux and Windows.
Download trial version: www.testplant.com/eggPlant