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Automation Test data – Creation and Cleaning

An important factor in automation framework design is managing your test data. Mismanaged test data for complex applications, for instance an ERP, could make life miserable. When I started automating an ERP product, my [...]

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Looking to add automation for a legacy product

By | May 1st, 2018|

Few things you should know before going in:

Legacy products need a different approach than most modern tech stack applications

The automation framework has to deal with the various legacy platforms used

This means compatibility with those languages, platforms is essential

In some cases it […]

A Test Harness / Testing tool made of

By | April 30th, 2018|

Angular 4 + Spring Boots + SQL..

Configuring an ERP can be VERY problematic

Getting settings the exact way a client has can be tough

There are other ways to do that (e.g. use dockerized environments) but there is the old fashion way too

Set […]

Looking to select an automation tool?

By | April 29th, 2018|

Can your brain focus on multiple things at the same time?

In the information economy the people to thrive are who invent

The terms knowledge worker(Peter drucker) and smart creatives (google founders) are common

Yet how much of our time do we spend on […]

Using multiple tools for automation

By | April 27th, 2018|

I think you should have the capability

An argument for not using a multiple tools is “Too many cooks spoil the broth”

While this was more valid years ago, now most vendors know there is an inevitable need for integrations

Automation used to be […]

Parameterizing Jenkins

By | April 26th, 2018|

Did you know you can parameterize your jobs?

Especially helpful for automation

You can parameterize things like the app version / browser / DB / automation framework parameters from within Jenkins

Scheduled job runs will have default values selected every time they run

For manual […]

Reasons why we automate

By | April 25th, 2018|

In the start I thought just to reduce cost, here’s what I’ve learned till now:

– Yes some folks still think to reduce cost; <False> Automation only increases the testing cost

– Substitute testers; <False> Automation cannot substitute tests done by a person

– […]

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