If you’re researching RPA, one of the last things you probably want to hear about is software testing. RPA is undeniably the hottest enterprise technology of the year—something that adds distinct business value and achieves a rapid ROI. On the other hand, software testing is commonly seen as a necessary evil—a cost center that delays application delivery and often brings bad news.

Yet, from a technical perspective, these technologies are not only similar—they’re practically the same.  Both can be described as:

Automatically driving an application via the UI or API to make manual work faster, less burdensome, and more accurate.

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