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Top Answer: The price is moderate. It's not the cheapest or the most expensive if you compare it with other competitors. It's okay.
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An illustrative test automation tool with a code-less approach towards end-to-end application testing. Visual flow-based approaches for test cases makes it tester-friendly.

Automaton is a test automation tool. Automaton uses a visual flowchart-based design interface. It enables end to end continuous test automation of all components in application development - Web, APIs, Logs and Database Processes/Operations.

With no-code interface, users without any coding knowledge can run the application. It comes with a rich set of APIs that helps Automaton to integrate with popular CI tools like Jenkins.

Available as a SaaS offering, for On-Premise deployments and in a hybrid model.

Key Features

1. Data-Driven Testing
Upload bulk credentials through a single CSV file.

2. Regression Testing
Take a big leap from execution planning to the creation of regression plans.

3. Reusability
Access reusable test steps while executing the new test case.

4. Collaboration
Test cases and steps can be duplicated and shared with other users within the group.

5. No-Code Testing
Codeless testing automation is powered by flowchart-based UI.

6. UX & Usability
Configurable GUI and CLI enable users to handle most complex test cases easily.

7. Easy to Use
Intuitive UI and support documentation help the users to understand the tool quickly.

    TestComplete is a powerful and robust automated testing tool for mobileweb and desktop  applications. Quickly and easily create accurate and repeatable tests across multiple devices, platforms and environments – regardless of experience level. It supports multiple languages, modern control sets and integrates with open source frameworks and tools like Selenium, SoapUI and Jenkins.

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    Sample Customers
    Schneider Electric, Orange, O2, IBM, JPMorgan Chase
    Cisco, J.P. Morgan, Boeing, McAfee, EMC, Intuit, and Thomson Reuters.
    Top Industries
    Computer Software Company28%
    Healthcare Company7%
    Insurance Company6%
    Computer Software Company32%
    Manufacturing Company9%
    Comms Service Provider9%
    Financial Services Firm9%
    Computer Software Company31%
    Comms Service Provider14%
    Manufacturing Company7%
    Company Size
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    Small Business23%
    Midsize Enterprise33%
    Large Enterprise44%
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    Automaton is ranked 15th in Regression Testing Tools while SmartBear TestComplete is ranked 4th in Regression Testing Tools with 14 reviews. Automaton is rated 0.0, while SmartBear TestComplete is rated 8.2. On the other hand, the top reviewer of SmartBear TestComplete writes "Speed, configuration consistency, and accuracy of tests with fantastic results". Automaton is most compared with BlazeMeter, whereas SmartBear TestComplete is most compared with Tricentis Tosca, Katalon Studio, Ranorex Studio, Micro Focus UFT One and Appium.

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