Quality Assurance (QA)

Apache Kafka for beginners

Reading Time: 4 minutes Introduction One of the biggest challenges associated with big data is, analyzing the data. But before we get to that part, the data has to be first collected, and also for a system to process impeccably it should be able to grasp and make the data available to users. This is where Apache Kafka comes in handy. Let’s briefly understand how Kafka came into existence? Continue Reading

Gear Up for Test automation in Ubuntu

Reading Time: 3 minutes This blog is all about Gear Up for Test automation in Ubuntu. As this will help you in machine setup for automation. Prerequisites An Ubuntu 20.04 VPS (we’ll be using our SSD 2 VPS plan) Access to the root user account (or access to an admin account with root privileges) How to download and install Java/JDK on Ubuntu using the deb package? Click on the Continue Reading

Data-Driven Testing using Json

Reading Time: 2 minutes In this blog, we will learn how to read data from JSON File and use them in our data-driven testing using Json framework. What is Data-Driven Testing? Data-driven testing is a test automation framework which stores data in a table or Excel sheet The input data for testing, we can stored in data sources like  XLS, XLSX, XML or in JSON files. Here we will Continue Reading

TestNG setup using Maven for Selenium

Reading Time: 3 minutes Definitions TestNG (Test Next Generationis) is an open source testing framework. TestNG is inspired from JUnit and NUnit. It is an improvised framework which makes it more powerful and easier. It provides the developer to write more powerful and flexible tests with the help of easy annotations, sequencing, grouping and parametrization. We can use TestNG for generating reports. The reports generated will be of two types pass and fail. Continue Reading

Test trends at this juncture

Reading Time: 3 minutes Covid-19 has only accelerated digital transformation, causing everyone to start porting things over to apps and software as the only way to interact with customers.This, in turn, has increased the amount of software testing needed. Here are the  top test trends at this juncture predictions. Mobile automation Using smartphones has already become an inevitable part of the lives of most people. We use dozens of Continue Reading

Test Automation Report with Allure and TestNG

Reading Time: 3 minutes It is time to deliver a test report to all the stakeholders who are interested in the quality of the application. After the completion of tests, report should be generated. The test automation report should be as clear as possible so that to be understood by everyone. So this blog will help you to have a Test Automation Report with Allure and TestNG. What is Allure Continue Reading

Reading Excel Data using Fillo API in Selenium

Reading Time: 4 minutes Reading or writing data is one of the most commonly used operations, either fetching values from database tables or fetching values from an excel sheet. it’s will help you to have a Reading Excel Data using Fillo API in Selenium. Fillo API Fillo is a Java API that is used for fetching data from Excel Files. It’s an open source API(created by Codoid) and it’s Continue Reading

Cypress – Dashboard features and Reporting.

Reading Time: 5 minutes Hi folks, In this blog, we will learn about the cypress dashboard specifically and will explore its features. On top of that, we learn how to generate a shareable HTML report for test in cypress. So, let’s get going. What is Cypress Dashboard? The Cypress Dashboard Service is an optional web-based companion to our cypress test runner. It basically, provides a timely, simple and powerful Continue Reading

Cypress with Cucumber

Reading Time: 5 minutes Hi folks, In this blog, we will learn how to have an integrated testing behaviour-driven framework with cypress. We will see how we can integrate cucumber with cypress. So, let’s get started. Why to integrate cucumber with cypress? There are multiple tools to have a BDD framework but the most used BDD tool is cucumber. BDD is a branch of Test Driven Development (TDD). It Continue Reading

Jenkins Integration: Selenium Grid

Reading Time: 4 minutes Selenium Grid is a tool that we can use for testing, automating web applications, and run them on remote machines. We can run our tests to integrate them with CI/CD tools such as Jenkins. In this blog, we will see Jenkins Integration with Selenium Grid. Why is Jenkins integration required? Test automation helps us with continuous defects, errors, and bugs as early as possible. If Continue Reading

Generating Cucumber HTML report – Cypress

Reading Time: 3 minutes Hi folks, In this blog, we will try to explore the reporting feature of the cucumber plugin in Cypress. As a prerequisite, we should have a cypress-cucumber integrated framework already. With this cleared out, let’s move ahead. Approach Firstly, as mentioned we should have the cypress cucumber plugin already configured in our project. The reason is, the plugin, by default, that we are using in Continue Reading

Integration to Jenkins – Cypress

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hi folks, In this blog, we will learn how to integrate Cypress with the Jenkins CI tool. And as an add on, we will learn how to parameterise our test cases for Jenkins jobs as well. So let’s get started. Configuring Jenkins First of all, we need to download Jenkins to our local system. It is recommended that we should download the generic java package Continue Reading

Reading data from excel file – Cypress

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hi folks, In this blog, we will try to learn how to use excel file in cypress, so that we can have a data-driven framework with it. So, without much ado, let’s get started. Approach In cypress, we already have a defined folder structure for placing data files in the project. We mainly have fixtures integration plugins support node_module in our project. Out of these Continue Reading