Selenium the Agile automation testing tool

Test automation is usually lagging behind development of new functionality. The tools that are used to automate are dependent on the UI and this causes automation of the functionality to start only after the environment and the UI are stable. Selenium is the test automation tool that helps test below the UI layer. The automation […]

Automation in each sprint (Scrum)

The question is should there be a separate product backlog item (PBI)/ User story for test automation in each sprint. The answer to the above question is YES. There should be a separate PBI/ User story for test automation in each sprint. In the first sprint when thinks are still evolving you may not want […]

Selenium Keyword Driven Framework

In the implementation of the Keyword Framework Approach for testing a web application we can used Selenium IDE as the Record/Replay tool. Once you have the script you can then run the scripts using Selenium RC or Selenium Grid. A typical script for automation involves a number of actions or steps on a web page. […]