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Global Automated Software Quality Market Report

DUBLIN, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Automated Software Quality Market Report" report to their offering.

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The analysts forecast the Global Automated Software Quality market to grow at a CAGR of 6.27 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the need for enterprises to increase productivity. The Global Automated Software market has also been witnessing an increasing number of mergers and acquisitions. However, the lack of skilled resources could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.

The Global Automated Software Quality Market 2012-2016 report has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market in the Americas and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global Automated Software Quality market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

The Global ASQ market is witnessing many merger and acquisitions activities that are leading to market consolidation. This strategy is beneficial for large vendors that are looking to increase their market size, and acquire knowledge of a specific domain or client in a particular geographic region. Such merger and acquisition activities enable companies to further diversify their product portfolio by introducing new products for different industry verticals. It also increases the market reach of the product, thereby increasing their top line revenues.

Many global firms such as IBM, Micro Focus, and Mu Dynamics are increasing their market presence through the acquisition of smaller players. For instance, in 2012, Green Hat was acquired by IBM and Mu Dynamics was acquired by Spirent. In addition, DeviceAnywhere was acquired by Keynote in order to provide mobile-based testing capability, DynaTrace by Compuware to acquire the capability of code analysis, and acquisition of Interactive TKO by CA Technologies Inc. Thus, with the rise in merger and acquisition activities, ASQ vendors are increasing their market presence and hence increasing the overall market for the Global ASQ market.

According to the report, one of the major drivers is the drive among companies for improved productivity. With resources shrinking and continuous pressure to perform better than the competitors, there is no room for committing coding errors. This scenario has led to an increase in the demand for ASQ solutions.

Further, the report states that the shortage of skilled labour is one of the major challenges confronting this market. Running automated software is in itself is a very technical procedure and on top of it, performing quality check during each and every phase of automated software development requires skilled labour, which is posing a challenge to the Global ASQ market.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Executive Summary

2. List of Abbreviations

3. Introduction

4. Market Research Methodology

5. Scope of the Report

6. Market Landscape

7. Geographical Segmentation

8. ASQ Market in the Americas

9. ASQ Market in the EMEA Region

10. ASQ Market in the APAC Region

11. Key Leading Countries

12. Vendor Landscape

13. Buying Criteria

14. Market Growth Drivers

15. Drivers and their Impact

16. Market Challenges

17. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

18. Market Trends

19. Key Vendor Analysis

20. Other Reports in this Series

Companies Mentioned:

  • ASG Software Solutions
  • CA Technologies
  • CAST Software
  • Coverity Inc.
  • Empirix Inc.
  • Fortify Software
  • Hewlett- Packard Corp.
  • IBM Corp.
  • Interactive TKO Inc.
  • Keynote Systems Inc.
  • Micro Focus International
  • Oracle Corp.
  • Parasoft Software Pvt. Ltd.
  • RadView Software Inc.
  • Seapine Software
  • Soasta Inc.
  • Sparx Systems
  • VMware Inc.

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