EureQa, a test automation software-as-a-service (SaaS) startup, on Thursday said it has raised a seed round of $600,000 in funding from serial entrepreneur Sashi Reddi and Gabriel Investments, a Philadelphia based venture fund.
A test automation SaaS is software testing service available on demand.
As a part of the funding, Sashi Reddi, managing partner at SRI Capital, will join EureQa’s board.
EureQa was founded in 2012 as a division of Tripod Technologies by Badri Nittoor and Bari Chittamuri.
The company provides an easy to use test automation platform that meets the demands of enterprise application developers catering to mobile, social, and cloud based applications.
The platform is built on top of various open source components like Selenium Web Driver that greatly improve on the old generation test automation products that have been in use for over 20 years.
The software is delivered as a subscription service and can enable users to automate their software testing without writing code.
“EureQa offers a compelling value proposition to enterprise application teams to do test automation without being bogged down by having to write code. For a small fee per month, companies can get going in just a few days,” said Sashi Reddi, managing partner at SRI Capital and investment partner at Gabriel Investments.