Test Automation Fundamentals
The Test Automation Fundamentals course is a one-day practical workshop which aims to introduce the concept of software test automation to anyone who has an interest or is about to embark on introducing automation software into their test environment.
Who should attend?The course is suitable for testers, developers or managers with an interest in software test automation.
Course ObjectivesOn completion of the Test Automation Fundamentals course, attendees will be able to plan for a successful test automation project and avoid some of the common pitfalls that can prevent success.
What is test automation?History
Myths and truths
Advantages and disadvantages
Test automation tool selectionCommercial
Custom or in-house
Technologies and platforms
Plan for successThe salesman's approach
Failure to plan results in planning to fail
Test case management
Automation frameworksObject based
Keyword / action based
To automate or not?Functional vs. performance testing
Test AutomationFunctional TestingPerformance TestingSoftware TestSoftware testing