Find out how Arlo reduced testing costs for their Oracle Cloud application by 80%

Learn how they now complete their test cycle in just two days, how upgrades are now fully tested and bugs are caught early before go-live.

Arlo is a global technology giant in wireless surveillance cameras, doorbells & smart lighting. Like many companies using Oracle Cloud Solutions, they were challenged by quarterly updates taking up time and resources.

The Challenge

The amount of time and resources it took to manage the quarterly updates from Oracle.

A short window in order for them to fully test the upgrades before they go live.

It’s difficult to get the business user’s time each quarter to manage the updates for the Oracle HCM Cloud Solution.

Ensure the Oracle systems remain live and performant.

Testing across multiple markets in a short time.

Oracle provides quarterly updates to its customers, requiring mandatory testing before moving to production. The testing window is short, creating the need for an automated solution. Arlo were challenged by quarterly updates taking up valuable time and resources.

The Solution

Winfo’s Automated Testing Solution, WinfoTest, helped provide a pre-loaded Test Script Library, that integrated with SharePoint.


The test data was prepared one time for all the test scripts, saving Arlo from repetitive set up each quarterly upgrade.

An easy-to-understand report was produced and easily shared to the IT and business teams for sign off ahead of go-live with a click of a button.


Oracle HCM Cloud Solution included:

  • Employee Self-service
  • Manager Self-service
  • Administration
  • Talent Management
  • Compensation Management

Full-Scope Testing

Arlo can ensure that upgrades are now fully tested and bugs are caught early before go-live.

Trust in Testing Accuracy

We trust WinfoTest because we know it was engineered specifically for Oracle by Oracle Experts

Reporting and Test Evidence

Our business users are able to review the reports and sign off on the testing results with ease.

Improved Resource Management

IT and Business users are able to spend more time on their day-to-day activities and we could re-purpose the team to do higher value work.

Why our clients trust us:


Test Scripts Executed

Complete testing of our over 250 scripts each quarter and across multiple markets.

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Reduced Testing Time

The test cycle has been reduced to just 2 days, quarterly updates are fully tested and bugs are caught early before go-live.

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Reduction in Testing Time/Costs

Able to reduce testing costs for their Oracle Cloud application by 80%.

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Additional Custom Scripts

On top of the over 2k pre-loaded test scripts available in the WinfoTest library, Arlo were easily able to add an additional 10% of client-specific scripts using the Script Assistant.

In the video below, Swapna Pallapinti, Director of IT at Arlo, describes how easy it was to get up and running with WinfoTest.

Summing Up...

“We were able to complete the testing cycle in just 2 days, the user experience is intuitive, and the performance is good. It reduced our testing cycle to one and business has to just validate the reports and sign off. The support provided is good to execute everything on time.”


Swapna  Pallapinti,

Director of IT – Arlo

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