Smart Software Testing Solutions invests in online crowd testing platform,

CIOReview Team | Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 12:12 IST

Smart Software Testing solutions Inc. (SSTS), the company behind - one of largest mobile device cloud platform, today announced a strategic investment in, a Bengaluru, India based startup building SaaS platform for managed Crowd Testing and User Experience testing. The company also announced its intent to integrate pCloudy and its AI powered Mobile App Testing platform with with an aim to build world’s largest cloud platform for mobile and IoT Testing by as early as 2019. As part of the arrangement, Avinash Tiwari, Co-founder & Director of SSTS will join the board of  

SSTS Inc. founded in 2015 by Pankaj Goel, Lalit Jain and Avinash Tiwari is leveraging AI and robotics across its two products, OpKey and pCloudy, to solve some of the pressing testing needs of enterprises undertaking digital transformation and IoT journey. 

Avinash Tiwari, Co-Founder of SSTS Inc. said “The investment in Crowd4Test aligns with our focus of building All-In-One platform for Mobile app and IoT app Testing. By combining our mobile device cloud and AI powered App certification engine with 2000+ strong global community of testers at Crowd4Test, we are uniquely positioned to serve mobile testing needs for all segments of our customers from DIY to Real User Beta Testing and A/B Testing”

SSTS is backed by one of India’s Leading Early Stage funds – YourNest Angel Fund, along with some of the marquee angel investors from the industry.

Commenting on this development, Mr. Girish Shivani, Executive director YourNest Angel Fund added – “We are very bullish on the market for mobile application testing solutions and have seen it grow significantly over the last few years and is projected to grow to $13.3 billion market by 2026. SSTS has shown significant traction in this space by on-boarding 200+ enterprise customers and more than 10,000 mobile developers and testers over last two years. We are confident that this investment by SSTS team will help them further expand footprint into this fast-growing segment and position them as a leader in Mobile application testing space”

Ranganadh Damera, Founder CEO of Crowd4Test expressed confidence adding “Within a short span of time, we have been able to create a niche Managed crowd testing platform trusted by 100+ customers and 2000+ community of tester globally and now by combining forces with SSTS, we are confident of becoming a leader in our chosen niche”