Innovative Solution Automatically Discovers Business Processes and Generates Functional Tests from Historical Data in SAP Software
DALLAS and LAS VEGAS, Sept. 20, 2016 – Worksoft®, an SAP partner and leading global provider of automation software for high-velocity business process testing and discovery, today unveiled Worksoft process mining, an innovative solution for automatically discovering business processes and generating functional tests from historical data residing in SAP® software. By process mining data flows in SAP software, Worksoft accelerates business process discovery and the development of automation portfolios for functional testing and QA. The announcement was made at the SAP TechEd® conference being held in Las Vegas, Sept. 19-23, where Worksoft is exhibiting in booth #103.
“With Worksoft process mining, companies will be able to achieve 100% regression test coverage for the vast number of SAP business process paths performed in their enterprise, because it extracts every historical data flow based on user behavior. It’s a significant accelerator,” said Shoeb Javed, chief technology officer, Worksoft. “The capability to automatically create business process knowledge, documentation and functional testing assets can dramatically accelerate ROI and time-to-value for initial test automation,” he said.
Worksoft process mining initially supports key SAP components in the SAP ERP application including sales and distribution, materials management and warehouse management, and works with Worksoft Analyze automation software.
“In the digital age, savvy companies seek to extract the maximum value from data encapsulated in their enterprise systems. This is especially true for core business process and transactional data,” said Melinda Ballou, program director for IDC’s Application Lifecycle Management and Executive Strategies Service. “Large enterprises can greatly benefit from data mining and historical analysis that can help them quickly understand their business, generate analytics, optimize processes, and more rapidly produce test automation portfolios to help accelerate their success,” she said.
In addition, Worksoft process mining will be valuable for system integrators or business process analysts looking to jumpstart their understanding of a company’s business processes running in SAP software for optimization or functional testing initiatives. For companies migrating to SAP S/4HANA® or implementing SAP software upgrades, Worksoft process mining also enables fast and efficient comparison of SAP’s published best-practice process paths with a company’s current business practices.
Worksoft functional test automation software helps the world’s biggest brands understand their real-time business processes quickly, and ensure they continue to work when enterprise applications change. Companies use high-velocity test automation from Worksoft to eliminate manual effort, shorten project timelines, reduce costs, innovate faster, and improve business process quality across web, cloud, big data, mobile and dozens of digital applications.
About Worksoft Inc.
Worksoft is the industry’s leading continuous test automation platform for Enterprise Packaged Apps, offering a diverse ecosystem of service providers, software integrations, and machine learning solutions to enable true end-to-end, unattended automated testing of mission-critical business applications, including SAP, Oracle, Salesforce, Workday®, SuccessFactors, ServiceNow, and more. Microsoft, Cardinal Health, P&G, Honda, 3M, Intel and Siemens are just a few of the world’s leading global companies who have turned to Worksoft to achieve unparalleled continuous testing at scale and realize DevOps and Agile initiatives. Chosen by the world’s foremost Global System Integrators, Accenture, IBM and Cognizant, Worksoft is embedded into their ERP practices to support their Agile, DevOps, and SAFe methodologies and accelerate digital transformations.
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