What is Behat?
It is an open source Behavior-Driven Development framework for PHP. It is a tool to support you in delivering software that matters through continuous communication, deliberate discovery and test-automation.
Behat is a tool in the Testing Frameworks category of a tech stack.
Behat is an open source tool with 3.7K GitHub stars and 582 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Behat's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Behat?
32 companies reportedly use Behat in their tech stacks, including E-Commerce, Yousign, and TransferGo.
54 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Behat.
Pros of Behat
BDD Acceptance Testing
Easy Ubiquitous language integration reusing code
Decisions about Behat
Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Behat in their tech stack.
What is the best solution (PHPUnit or Behat) for test automation (unit and functional tests)?
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