Ericsson Automated Acceptance Tests

Built on world-class test applications, Ericsson Automated Acceptance Tests performs large amounts of automated tests during the software acceptance phase. It decreases the testing time from months to hours and minutes by automation, while securing the user experience. Ericsson Automated Acceptance Tests helps to bring services faster to the market, it decreases the overall costs related to the service introduction and guarantees customer satisfaction.

Why establish a service in minutes and then spend weeks/months validating it? Ericsson addresses the challenge by offering a unique solution, allowing for automation of deployment, rapid testing and monitoring of new services. Ericsson Automated Acceptance Tests simulates UE:s, RAN and end user traffic to perform automatic verification of Packet Core, User Data Management and Policy as well as IMS and VoLTE networks.

Key benefits

  •  Quick introduction of new competitive capabilities
    • Securing value faster to the market with reduced verification times, from weeks to hours to minutes, as a typical test case can be executed in roughly three to four seconds.

  • Maximize network performance and quality
    • Together with Ericsson Continuous software delivery and deployment (CI/CD), data provided from Ericsson Automated Acceptance Tests’ reports and regular, timely feedback from network operators is resulting in software which is better-focused on operators’ needs, and developed and released more quickly.

  • > 50 percent operational expenses savings for Service Acceptance Testing
    • Using Ericsson Automated Acceptance Tests reduces operators' software validation times and releases resources from conducting laborious regression tests.