AI business transformation – getting it right

AI promises the world, but how can you be sure it will deliver? Reaping the true rewards of AI business transformation AI will transform the business landscape as we know it. But if you are to reap the rewards of AI business transformation you have to do it intelligently. In this blog, we explain the … Continued

AI test automation – a 101 for executives

AI test automation What it is, when to use it, and how it can help your business AI is transforming business and AI test automation can bring you real benefits. We look at what AI is, how it applies to test automation, and how this can impact on your bottom line. Introduction There can be … Continued

AI Transformation for Infrastructure and Operations

How artificial intelligence is transforming a vital area of business Lessons, advice, and encouragement Infrastructure and operations (I&O) is a vital area of business that is often ignored because it isn’t “sexy”. Any company with significant numbers of customers will probably also have a large I&O division. As such it is ripe for AI transformation. Introduction … Continued

AI in society – the good, the bad and the ugly

Avoiding unintended consequences   How AI and automation will change the way we live Artificial Intelligence is a true game changing technology. In time it may prove as disruptive as steam power, mains electricity and pervasive computing were. But do we really understand what we’re doing and the impact of AI in society? The law … Continued

AI – artificial, yes, but is it really intelligent?

Have you ever wondered what artificial intelligence really is?  Recently I found a great blog from a Cambridge Professor that addresses AI. Reading it got me thinking. What do we really mean by artificial intelligence in the context of software testing? I thought I’d share some of my thoughts with you… This portrait was created … Continued

Autonomous Template Recognition

For the last few months, Functionize have been working with one of the largest car manufacturers in the world. The aim of the collaboration is to apply Functionize’s revolutionary AI-based testing approach to automate the testing of in-vehicle infotainment systems. In this blog, we’ll explain why this is such a hard problem and look at … Continued

Is QA/Testing Prepared for AI?

For decades Artificial Intelligence has been a dream for researchers and the stuff of dystopian nightmares for the general public. AI has been alternately described as a potential savior of mankind or as the technology that will finally destroy us. When it was released in 1984, The Terminator painted a grim vision of a world … Continued

3 Ways Artificial Intelligence is Improving Software Quality

Marc Andreessen famously said that software is eating the world. This notion, that every company must become first and foremost a software company, is hardly a radical notion these days. However, even as businesses across industries have invested deeply in their software capabilities, they are now struggling with the complexities of modern software development and … Continued

How AI Enables Teams To “Shift Left” with Software Testing

Software testing is such an integral part of the modern IT industry that sometimes we forget that back in the day, there wasn’t even a specific testing phase of software development. Now, engineers build their entire career on testing software before release, and Quality Assurance has become a key aspect of the development cycle. Consequently, … Continued