I know implementing the automation pyramid is hard,
And to a large extend, is not a problem with just testing practices either..
I’ve seen teams where products don’t have contracts written up properly (API contracts / JSON schemas)
Back end services are not designed for anyone other than the developer to consume..
Such places do make it hard to implement the pyramid, i.e. 70 – 80% tests at the back end,
The solution: The whole team work on developing those contracts, and then write tests for those contracts..
Easier said than done, but until you don’t have that, testing isn’t going anywhere.
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