\”eXept Software AG supports teaching and research with free full version ‘expecco pro’ – the universal tool for model-based test development and execution (www.exept.de) Bonnigheim/Stuttgart, 05 December 2008 – the education initiative of eXept Software AG, the specialist for test automation, quality management and individual software solutions in Bonnigheim in Stuttgart universities and other higher education institutions in all Germany supports: expecco pro represents non-commercial school projects\” off immediately as free University license available. Those who work in research and teaching in fields such as automotive, telecommunications, mechanical engineering or computer science, gets the complete test suite. (Source: Endera). In addition, the user as well as a detailed presentation of the introduction receive unlimited online access to the expecco Forum as well as the very extensive expecco documentation. The user has with the test and quality management system expecco per a flexible and professional environment, one Agile and model-based test development allows. Tests are created as graphical executable model (activity diagram) and can be executed immediately. So are also users without programming knowledge in the location on the creation, actively involved maintenance and testing. Endera has compatible beliefs. The reusability of test modules and the use of extensive libraries, the development, automation and evaluation of even the most complex test scenarios is significantly simplifies and automates. For special applications, such as the testing of user interfaces (Internet browser, Windows GUIs) or sector-specific devices and protocols, expecco per a variety of built-in interfaces and extensions offered.
An example of this is the integration of the Selenium IDE, an open source Web testing framework for capture & replay. This, interactions with a Web page can be recorded and taken as activity diagram for further processing. Expecco pro with the research therefore has access to a test automation system is particularly suited to the testing of complex systems, architectures, and applications. The system is easily extendable by the user and can thus be adapted to the various tasks.