Hello all, recently I started working on automating a python application using WebDriver for regression testing. While creating the regression suite using python and selenium webdriver I came to understand that there are a lot of dependencies other than python as well. To start of at the very beginning we would be needing pip which … Continue reading Docker + Python + WebDriver
Introduction Hello all, this is my new blog post on a simple application that I developed a while ago. I am writing the blog post about the application, what it does and its utility in real world. The idea behind the application was mainly of my colleague and friend Nitesh. His idea helped me in … Continue reading MACTracker – A simple device tracking application
Hello friends, I am writing this blog after a long time. In the meanwhile, I was busy doing some R&D stuffs. Well of course one of the research topic amongst this was "How can we get to running our automation platform on a containerized environment?". Well the first question that would definitely hit your mind … Continue reading Containerizing your automation platform (Docker + Selenium)
Introduction Galen is an open source layout testing tool for software applications which allows to test the look and feel of the application. The idea behind using Galen is to simplify layout testing where we won't be needing manual efforts to test an application for UI based issues. Using Galen UI regression can also be … Continue reading Visual Regression using Galen
In today's era of software development, the industry utilises the world of web as a digital platform to carry out its B2B (business to business) or B2C (business to customer) processes. Customers prefer applications that can be easily accessible from any devices starting from the desktop to a mobile and still can easily view the … Continue reading Visual Regression – What is it? Why is it necessary?
The Evolution To Cloud Computing (How Did We Get Here?)
Most of us know the basic of Cloud Computing so in this blog, I will focus on why it is important to understand how we arrived at this point in the information technology industry. I won’t spend too much time reminiscing about the past, as too many television documentaries do, but there is value in understanding the origins of Cloud Computing.
The basic concepts behind cloud computing have been part of the IT industry all along. Dust off an old mainframe concepts book and you will be surprised by the similarities to today’s cloud computing. History does tend to repeat itself and this applies to the computer industry as well — I will explain how historical technology trends have brought us here, how we’ve already “been here” for 30 years, and how these historic principles are still valuable…
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What is Nightwatch.js? Nightwatch.js is an automated testing framework for web applications written in Node.js and using the W3C WebDriver API (formerly Selenium WebDriver). It is a complete browser (End-to-End) testing solution which aims to simplify the process of setting up a Continuous Integration and writing automated tests. Nightwatch can also be used to write … Continue reading Nightwatch.js NodeJs powered e2e framework for automation
Introduction Before getting onto how Behat functions, lets get into knowing What is Behat? Behat is a PHP based framework for Behavioural Driven Development or BDD. The simplicity of Behat lies in the fact that it can define all possible scenarios and behaviours in simple English steps of when and then. This is also known as the Gherkin format. … Continue reading Behat – A framework for Behaviour Driven Development
In my last blog post I stressed myself on making my viewers understand the importance and benefits of using continuous integration, where at the end of the blog I mentioned that there are several tools which can be used to achieve continuous integration. The most popular tool in this genre would be "Jenkins". It is … Continue reading Setting up an automation project in Jenkins for Continuous Integration
What is "Continuous Integration"? "Continuous Development" or "CI" in short is a concept which has been taken as a standard now a days within our IT services and development. The concept Continuous Integration means automating the overall deployment process for an application after a code has been committed. It helps in reducing bugs in the … Continue reading Continuous Integration – What it is? How can it be achieved? and Benefits of using continuous integration