Patterns of a “good” Test Automation Framework!

Building a Test Automation Framework is easy – there are so many resources / guides / blogs / etc. available to help you get started and help solve the issues you get along the journey.

However, building a “good” Test Automation Framework is not very easy. There are a lot of principles and practices you need to use, in the right context, with a good set of skills required to make the Test Automation Framework maintainable, scalable and reusable.

Design Patterns play a big role in helping achieve this goal of building a good and robust framework.

In this talk, we will talk about, and see examples of various types of patterns you can use for:

  • Build your Test Automation Framework
  • Test Data Management

Using these patterns you will be able to build a good framework, that will help keep your tests running fast, and reliably in your CI / CD setup!


Session Takeaways:

  • Patterns for building Test Automation Framework.
  • Patterns for Test Data Management, with pros and cons of each.

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Automation
Location: Salon 6/7 Date: March 16, 2017 Time: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm bagmar-web-photo Anand Bagmar