In a previous article, we introduced Subject7, a SaaS test automation tool, and provided a high-level overview of the tool’s functionalities. In this article, we deep dive into the Subject7 tool and discuss how to create and run automated tests,… Read More »
Should Automated UI Tests (e.g. Selenium Tests) be run as part of the continuous integration build pipeline? The problem with automated UI tests is that they are slow and brittle as they need to interact with a browser over HTTP. In this post, we examine a strategy for executing automated UI tests in CI/CD pipeline.
In this step-by-step guide, I will describe how to develop a modularized Test Automation Framework from scratch using Java, Selenium, TestNG and Maven. To begin with, let’s see what a Test Automation Framework is and what are the benefits of creating… Read More »
Many agile teams seem to prefer UI level automation or think that such level of testing is necessary to prove the required business functionality. However, within six to nine months after starting this effort, they will soon realise that the cost… Read More »
How do you choose which tests to automate and which tests to leave for manual testing? Before you start automating a test, you need to see what benefits you get by automating the test after you factor in the time,… Read More »
Andrew asks: I have recently joined a web based company as their first QA member. The website has been developed in the past five years and during this time, developers and other team members were doing the testing. There is no… Read More »
What are the advantages and disadvantages of having a dedicated team focusing only on test automation? When there are multiple agile teams in an organization, should each team take care of their own test automation efforts or should test automation… Read More »