HP Functional Testing delivers a complete automated testing solution for functional, graphical user interface, and regression testing that helps you reduce the risks of application failures. This software testing solution enables your QA team to identify and correct defects across a wide breath of application environments, data sets and business processes. You can also create sophisticated test suites with minimal training and easily perform regression testing in constantly changing environments. Functional testing is critical as a mechanism to catch defects prior to system testing or user acceptance tesing.
HP have announced an End of Life date for HP WinRunner on 1st August 2009. HP WinRunner customers are entitled to receive an upgrade, under support, which migrates their HP WinRunner license to an equivalent HP Functional Testing 9.5 license upon renewal of their maintenance contract. HP Functional Testing 9.5 includes: HP QuickTest Professional 9.5 + all HP QuickTest Professional 9.5 add-ins + HP WinRunner 9.2. See content.jsp?zn=bto&cp=1-11-127-24%5E1074 4000 100 this link for further information.