Brian Rock

Senior Director of Engineering

Brian is an Agile Technical Leader with experience in several verticals of software development for e-commerce, professional services, and commercial software products. As the Senior Director of Engineering, Brian is responsible for building a successful automation product that can be leveraged both by clients and Applause’s community of testers. Prior to joining Applause, Brian worked at Amazon where he led the teams responsible for automation development and release certification for the homepage and Navigation Elements worldwide. He also led the team for Kindle CS Technology, supporting the Mayday Customer Service Application, and the teams supporting all Customer Reviews technology, Wishlist, Gifting, and Social Shopping.


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Four Things Slowing Down Your Automation Practices

Test automation has hit a fever pitch recently—and for good reason. As companies build towards an agile testing environment, they are finding automation necessary to achieve the level of code coverage they desire (and need) to provide an optimal user experience.

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Getting Started on Automation with Applause

The creation of a robust and stable automation framework for mobile application testing starts with downloading the device interaction library.

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The Proper Role of Test Automation

By finding the right balance between manual and automated testing, you can maximize your investment in test automation.

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