The retail industry boasts the most number of transactions executed in any industry. It is cited that 22% of the total data breaches involved are from the retail industry according to a recent Global Security Report. In 2020, the average cost of a data breach will exceed US $150 million. This makes it highly difficult to work and operate in such a high-risk environment. However, the remedy to the problem is good quality security measures. With high-quality security measures in place, it makes it easier for the industry to function.
Test automation is no longer a buzzword as most of the people in the software industry knows what it is. Test Automation involves tools to run and execute test cases. The goal of test automation is to reduce the time taken to execute manual test cases but not to eliminate manual testing completely.