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Drona Arjel
Drona Arjel
Computer Science
03 Feb 2019

The "Bottom-Up" approach of End-to-End Testing and it's drawback

The ‘bottom-up’ approach to end-to-end testing typically involves teams stitching together already-existing tests: API tests, UI tests, databases, and unit tests from developers. 

While the approach works and can be assembled quickly, you lose focus on the end user experience. When piecing together tests like a puzzle in this manner, you’re essentially looking at the success of your end-to-end strategy as the sum of your functional tests.