Webcast Recording | Shipping with Confidence: How DHL reduced test execution time by 50%

May 15, 2020

By The Cypress Team

Last week, our VP of Engineering, Gleb Bahmutov, and DHL Software Engineer, Rick Fleuren, presented a live webcast on how the DHL team uses Cypress in combination with Docker and Jenkins to cut their test execution time in half.

Some of the key topics they covered include:

  • How the team accomplishes full E2E test runs without needing to rely on mocks or stubbing
  • Multiple ways of achieving parallelization with minimal effort, through the power of Docker containers and the help of Jenkins built-in parallelization
  • How the DHL team reduced their test execution time from 7 minutes to 3.5 minutes by parallelizing their Cypress tests

The questions we received were all fantastic - thanks to all who attended the live broadcast via Zoom or YouTube Live, and to those who asked live questions via Slido. You can watch the webcast recording below:

The presentation slides can be found here. If you asked questions during the webcast that were not answered live, you can now see replies to your questions in Slido.

We’d also like to give a shout out to the viewers who gave us some incredible feedback via our post-webcast survey. If you watched the webcast and completed the survey, keep an eye on your mailbox for a surprise!

If you enjoyed our webcast, stay tuned - we have many more broadcasts planned for the near future. To stay updated, follow us on Twitter.

Until next time!