FoneMonkey: Functional testing tool for iOS apps on the iPhone and iPad

The growing popularity of mobile applications is demanding that companies adopt automated testing strategies and solutions that are designed specifically for their mobile application needs. Due to brisk nature of Mobile application it is always challenging to have automation for Mobile Applications.

One of the many available tools to be touched upon in this session would be FoneMonkey, an open source Functional testing tool for IOS apps on the iPhone and iPad device or simulator.

FoneMonkey is easy-to-learn tool that can be used effectually by both development and testing groups. FoneMonkey provides the facility to save the recorded scenario as a script, load a script for playback and conveniently modify the testing scenario. Using FoneMonkey, user can create suites of tests that automate performing user operation sequences and verifying results. FoneMonkey is designed to support developer as well as QA testing, and FoneMonkey tests can be easily incorporated into continuous integration environments. FoneMonkey fills a massive gap in testing area and makes Agile development a pragmatism through automated testing.

In this session we will discuss about

Benefits of Test automation,
Use of emulators and actual devices,
Guidelines for Testing Mobile Applications
Automation tools for Mobile Application.
Getting started with FoneMonkey
Case study of functional testing of mobile application using FoneMonkey


Mobile Application Development Conference SpeakerIpsita Samantarai is a software specialist in Testing at SAS R&D India (Pvt.) Ltd. She holds a Bachelor degree in Computer Science and has been into software development and testing for more than 8 years and worked in different technologies. She has extensive experience in API and automation testing. Her current role is performing the white box testing, automation testing and framework.

Ipsita Samantarai will be presenting on “FoneMonkey: Functional testing tool for iOS apps on the iPhone and iPad” at the 2nd Annual Conference On Mobile Application Development to be held in Pune, India on 19,20 August 2011.Click here for a list of other Speakers & Sessions @ The Conference

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