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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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Automation tool selection can be a big problem,
Here are a few fundamentals I try to stick to:
1. Goals of the project
– Be crystal clear on what you want to accomplish with the project
– While most automation projects might have similar end […]
“How long before you typically ‘hand over’ automation”,
While THE question might be valid in certain circumstance, it completely misses the spirit.
Automation can NEVER be ‘handed over’ and be done with it (unfortunately),
Simply because as your application evolves, so should your testing, […]
Building a test arsenal is THE MOST important aspect of automation,
Yes, that’s right for automation, because the automated scripts are as good as WHAT they are ‘checking’..
Often the focus shifts from inadequate testing practices to directly building automation,
While investing in automation […]
A lot of candidates have a hard time finding jobs,
And employers have a hard time finding good employees too, here’s my thought on that..
Employers are looking for a very long (and many times invalid) set of skills, giving what’s really important […]
First, what are status codes?
For each HTTP request, there is an HTTP response generated.
There are some standard ‘status codes’ indicating if the server understood the request.
Common ones are 200 (Ok), 404 (Page not found), 500 (Internal server error) and so on.
Success is always uncomfortable
And it never reaches the point where it’s automatic.
Success lies outside the comfort zone,
That means we have to learn to be accustomed to being ‘uncomfortable’.
One might think after a while it might become automatic,
unfortunately it never goes to […]