Menu
Techniques

Testing using real device

NOT ON THE CURRENT EDITION
This blip is not on the current edition of the radar. If it was on one of the last few editions it is likely that it is still relevant. If the blip is older it might no longer be relevant and our assessment might be different today. Unfortunately, we simply don't have the bandwidth to continuously review blips from previous editions of the radarUnderstand more
Nov 2019
Adopt?

When adopting continuous delivery (CD) successfully, teams strive to make the various test environments look as close to production as possible. This allows them to avoid bugs that would otherwise only show themselves in the production environment. This remains just as valid for embedded and Internet of Things software; if we don't run our tests in realistic environments we can expect to find some bugs for the first time in production. Testing using real devices helps avoid this issue by making sure the right devices are available in the CD pipeline.