Quite unique opportunity to get a glimpse of Facebook’s lab, where close to 2,000 phone is going to test, fully automated and bekamerázva.
Who would not have been scolded includes a Facebook application where they do not operate as it should have been. But now it turned out that was not tested methods-a-side version of Facebook Messenger and Facebook.
located in the State of Oregon Prineville town – which, incidentally, is not far from Redmond, which is Microsoft’s headquarters – located on the Facebook one test station came to a journalist who you could view how are the applications tested, so now we have an insight into the “phone power plant “.
One would think that a few hundred developers sitting in an office and they will be tested applications.Maybe there is one, but the Prineville center was built entirely different test how things are going.
Given 60 racks, each with 32 smart phone hidden. This is a total of 1920 pieces smartphone. To help you imagine what it is all about, here’s a photo of one of these cabinet.
Most phones for at least one year, but between them is much older device. We find the iPhone 4S, Samsung Galaxy cookies, Nexus 5 them, and of course also a lot of other models. Each metal cabinet, a wired phone every vibration of a camera that monitors the slightest abnormality forward it to the developers. All cabinet
When developers change something in your application, then install those devices and see if that happens whether there are any changes, such as the feed rate of, or changes to memory usage, or possibly reduced operating time. If any of the ordinary experience, the application will be returned to the developer.
As you can see in the pictures, the devices automatically via scripts do their jobs, open all day, closed applications and carried forward indefinitely as Facebook news feed. It is interesting that the iPhones are connected Mac mini, the minis are each able to control four devices or reinstall.
Source : Techcrunch