TestAutomation != Ui_AutomationOnly;
AutomationInTest == UI_Automation + API_Automation + UnitTests + WhateverYouCanComeUpWith; // This can be a long list
Any mundane test programmed to be checked through a tool would classify under automation
Since UI automation is the most widely implemented form of automation, it has become synonymous with automation
API automation is very valuable and should come directly under an automation engineer’s core responsibilities
Often since we start off ‘not as aware’ about the technology stack, we’re not really sure how API testing is done
Linked article stacks up UI vs API automation to illustrate the benefits.
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