Live Webcast: How PlanGrid (Autodesk) Achieved Consistency in Automation Across 20 Development Teams

January 30, 2020


By The Cypress Team


With over 1 million projects and 90,000 weekly active users, PlanGrid (Autodesk) is the first construction productivity software enabling contractors and owners in commercial, heavy civil, and other industries to work and collaborate from anywhere. The team runs over 900 Cypress tests daily to make sure PlanGrid’s mission-critical services are available worldwide with the highest quality and accuracy.

Join us on Wednesday, February 12th at 2pm ET/11am PT to learn exactly how the PlanGrid Automation Platform team achieved their current Cypress implementation, and how they’ve been successful in dispersing maintenance across 20+ development teams.

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In this hour-long webcast with live Q&A, you'll learn PlanGrid’s approach to ensuring quality by using Cypress tests in a microservice (App Shell) web frontend model. We'll also share best practices on keeping test code next to feature code.

The PlanGrid (Autodesk) team will highlight how they created an internal library to share custom Cypress commands and integrations - bringing consistency to over 20 repositories using shared functions and CI integrations with minimal overhead.

Finally, you'll learn more about PlanGrid’s customized Typescript Cypress library and integrations with Create-React-App, internal API clients, and 3rd party services such as Launch Darkly and Datadog.

PS - If you can't attend the live broadcast, go ahead and register anyway - we'll be sure to send a recording of the webcast to all registrants. Until next time!