We’re fast approaching a point where every company is effectively a software company, a notion proffered by some of tech’s top people . This is partly why we’ve seen a slew of major investments into tools that help developers operate — last year, for example, Microsoft went all-in and snapped up code-hosting and collaboration platform GitHub , while GitLab including Alphabet’s GV.
With more software, however, comes more code, which requires more checking, testing, and debugging. And that is why automated developer operations (DevOps) testing tools are also attractive targets for investors, with the likes of , , and all raising big bucks over the past year. In fact, the automated software testing market was in 2018, a figure that could grow to nearly $20