Micro Focus UFT Developer Pros and Cons

Micro Focus UFT Developer Pros

TestMana6b72
Research & Development Engineer at a insurance company with 201-500 employees
It is a product that can meet regulations of the banking industry.
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Directinfo46
Director, Information Technology Infrastructure at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
One of the important features, which speeds up the automation testing development with LeanFT, is its object repository functions. Object identification are the most time-consuming aspect of building automation tests. LeanFT gives that out of the box. It helps you identify the objects and after that, once you got the object in place, then it's just about building the test scripts. So it reduces your development time significantly.
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reviewer956898
Senior Test Automation Specialist at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
The most valuable feature for me is the number of protocols that can be tested. It not only tests Web, but also SAP, Siebel, .Net, and even pdf.
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reviewer1270638
Programator at a software R&D company with 10,001+ employees
The most valuable feature is the automation of test cases.
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Phil Ward
Senior Test Engineer at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
The recording feature is quite good as it helps us to find out how things are working.
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reviewer1273218
Software Tester at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
The most valuable feature is the Object Model, where you can directly pull up the object as a global or a local.
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reviewer964113
IT Architect and Test Tool Designer at a comms service provider with 5,001-10,000 employees
The most valuable feature of the solution is the number of plugins for object recognition. The predefined libraries allow us to automate tasks.
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reviewer1203198
Manager PMO Specialists at a construction company with 10,001+ employees
The most valuable feature is stability.
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Micro Focus UFT Developer Cons

TestMana6b72
Research & Development Engineer at a insurance company with 201-500 employees
It is unstable, expensive, inflexible, and has poor support.
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Directinfo46
Director, Information Technology Infrastructure at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
The parallel execution of the tests needs improvement. When we are running tests in LeanFT, there are some limitations in terms of running the same tests simultaneously across different browsers. If I'm running a test, let's say to log in, I should be able to execute it through IE, through Microsoft Edge, through Chrome, through Mozilla, etc. This capability doesn't exist in LeanFT. Parallel execution of the test cases across different browsers need to be added.
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reviewer956898
Senior Test Automation Specialist at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
It's now too heavy and they should be making it faster. We do an attempt at automatic regression testing. We schedule a test to start at a certain time. It takes a lot of time to download the resources and start UFT. Competitors in this area have tools that start faster and run the test faster. For example, if the test at our side will take 10 minutes, another tool will do that in one minute.
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reviewer1270638
Programator at a software R&D company with 10,001+ employees
The support from Micro Focus needs a lot of improvement.
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Phil Ward
Senior Test Engineer at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
The product has shown no development over the past 10 or 15 years.
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reviewer1273218
Software Tester at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
It would be improved by adding a drag-and-drop interface to help alleviate the coding.
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reviewer964113
IT Architect and Test Tool Designer at a comms service provider with 5,001-10,000 employees
UFT is like a flagship of testing tools, but it's too expensive and people are not using it so much. They should work on their pricing to make themselves more competitive.
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reviewer1203198
Manager PMO Specialists at a construction company with 10,001+ employees
Easier connectivity and integration with SAP would be helpful.
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Learn what your peers think about Micro Focus UFT Developer. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: April 2020.
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