Major mobile and web applications today have location-based functionality, be it the ride-sharing market leader, Uber or any local food delivery app. This focuses the importance for developers, testers and every one out there of knowing all about geolocation testing, some more than others. Geolocation is basically tracking a person or object’s real-time geographic location. Geolocation testing is performed in order to evaluate the performance, compatibility, language, and responsiveness of the hosted website or application for various geographical locations.
This whitepaper will help you get answers to your questions on geolocation, such as what is Geo-IP? What is geo-location testing? Why geo-location testing? What are the features covered in geo-location testing? And how is geo-location testing performed?