Testing with Selenium

Testing with Selenium

It can be frustrating learning to write test scripts like a pro using the powerful but complex testing tool Selenium.  That’s why QualiTest trains their testers in this powerful open source framework for web-driven applications, allowing us to quickly write code that is maintainable, concise and readable.

Writing Test Cases with the Power and Approach of a Developer

Automated testing can significantly reduce your testing resources and execution time

Through element level selection, you can simulate the actions of manual testing your web app with the automation’s added benefits of speed and precision. This can be crucial, when Agile and DevOps and multiple software builds per day pressure Testing to deliver rapid responses. No longer must companies commit to a specific proprietary automation toolkit, only to be trapped with the expensive annual licensing and service rep quirks tied to it. Open source solutions have high appeal in the IT community, and we continue to see Selenium rise in popularity.

As an automation solution, Selenium has many benefits.

No purchase or licensing cost

Browser-neutrality

Chrome,
Firefox, IE, Safari

Access to platforms other than Windows

like UNIX, Solaris, Linux,
OS X, iOS and Android)

A great fit for those with developer skills, allowing for a wide range of developmental languages to choose from

C#, HTML, Java, .Net, Perl,
PHP, Python, Ruby, etc.

Installability on a server while running like a client

Integration with many plug-ins and supplementary tools that expand Selenium’s reach, such as TestNG or JUnit to manage logging and reporting

Support by a large helpful developer community with many shared libraries

Extendability via Appium to expand into mobile testing

Risks of failure

The risks of failure for test automation projects exceed 60%.

Those who began as manual testers may lack a developer mindset for taking advantage of Selenium.

Those who started in automation testing may have never learned the basics of designing good coverage into their test scenarios.

Regression scripts not built for easy maintenance  grow stale per the Pesticide Paradox, falsely reporting bugs due to lack of updates or falsely failing to validate behavior of newer features.

The regression scripts, often a large complex collection, require maintenance to usefully evolve with the system they support.

if you fall into any of the traps listed above, you are doomed to fail by design.

Succeeding with QualiTest

QualiTest is one of the world’s largest Selenium engineering solutions service providers, with over 1,000 Selenium experts in different geographical locations including a test center of excelllence, ready to assist you and deploy Selenium experts within 24 hours. We deliver high quality test automation services across mobile and web applications while controlling costs and leveraging deep industry knowledge, customized accelerators and Selenium frameworks and a large, global talent pool, managed at a local level. We have the experience and knowledge to help you accurately identify problems and challenges and provide a solution that addresses them directly. At QualiTest we have developed an automation solution using the latest tools like Selenium, Jenkins, and Maven to develop a robust framework along with technologies like Selenium Grid, Page Object Model and Multithreading, and logging and reporting enhancement using TestNG and Junit.

Our Selenium services include:

Automated functional testing

Automated regression testing

Browser compatibility testing

Automation and CI framework establishment

Integration with test management tools

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QualiTest’s Selenium teams are prepared to serve you, with pre-existent hard assets for ready usage. These include:


Benefits of QualiTest’s Testing Services through Selenium

  • Quality Insight – QualiTest aligns with your business environment, asking the right questions. Combined with our deep industry knowledge, technology-specific competencies and unique testing-focused assets, we can provide you with peace of mind and assurance of a clear insight into the quality of your product.
  • No lead time – Reduce application time to market.
  • Competitive pricing – Take advantage of our existing operation at competitive pricing, estimated to reduce testing costs by as much as 80%.
  • Quality Improvement – Our experienced testing engineers can increase your functional, load, and browser compatibility testing coverage and assure new quality standards, increasing your trust in the software you release.

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