This is an article from DZone’s 2023 Automated Testing Trend Report.
DevOps and CI/CD pipelines help scale application delivery drastically — with some organizations reporting over 208 times more frequent code deployments. However, with such frequent deployments, the stability and reliability of the software releases often become a challenge. This is where automated testing comes into play. Automated testing acts as a cornerstone in supporting efficient CI/CD workflows. It helps organizations accelerate applications into production and optimize resource efficiency by following a fundamental growth principle: build fast, fail fast.