It is not always possible to grab a copy of a customer’s database
It is protected by various regulations in Finance, Education, and Healthcare etc.
To create realistic Test data generation is difficult and time-consuming
People can generate fake data(near realistic) for testing their applications without putting real customer data at risk
Why not automate Test Data?
A rudimentary way of creating fake(near-realistic) data is easy, fast & very effective.
Randomize/customize every part of the data.
Helpful in functional & performance testing
Generate locale specific data (English, French, Chinese etc)
It’s hard to debug when an error occurred
Snapshot the result make it easier to compare
Complex objects can be validated and debug easily by picture technique
A picture is worth a thousand words