Sunday, March 31, 2013

Selenium RC Quiz Part 3


Selenium is a popular open source test automation tool for web applications that is used for functional and cross-browser compatibility testing. You may have already attempted the Selenium Quiz Part 1 and 2. If not, try those first. Now, attempt the part 3 of this quiz to check your familiarity with Selenium RC (also known as Selenium 1). Selenium RC is the original Selenium tool. RC has the Selenium Server that controls the browsers and Client Libraries for the supported programming languages (Java, Ruby, Python, Perl, PHP or .Net). Each question in this quiz has four options with one best answer. The score appears at the bottom left. A score of 5 or less indicates low knowledge; 6 to 7 means a fair level of knowledge and 8 and above shows a good knowledge of Selenium RC.

Saturday, March 16, 2013

Apache JMeter: How to build and run a web test?

JMeter is a popular open source load testing tool that is written in the Java programming language. Besides other things, JMeter can be used to load test web applications. It is very simple to deploy JMeter on a Windows computer. JMeter is full of features to build, configure and run a realistic web test. It can also be used to perform functional testing on a web application. With this introduction, let us see how we can quickly build and execute a web test in Apache JMeter.

If you are new to performance testing or JMeter, please see my video, JMeter load testing beginner tutorial. I have explained performance testing in the first 40 minutes. In the next 40 minutes, I have demonstrated the important basic JMeter features. Also, you can see a complete JMeter load test explained in my video, JMeter Load Testing.

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Selenium IDE Quiz Part 2


As you know, Selenium is a popular open source test automation tool for web applications that is used for functional and cross-browser compatibility testing. You may have already attempted the Selenium IDE Quiz Part 1. If not, try that first. Now, attempt the part 2 of this quiz to check your familiarity with Selenium IDE. Some of the answer choices are quite similar so please read each answer carefully before selecting the best one. The score appears at the bottom. A score of 5 or less indicates low knowledge, 6 to 7 means a fair level of knowledge and 8 and above shows a good knowledge of the Selenium IDE.

Friday, March 1, 2013

Selenium IDE Quiz Part 1


Selenium is a popular open source test automation tool for web applications. It is used for functional and cross-browser compatibility testing. In addition, several other open source functional testing tools are based on Selenium. This quiz on Selenium IDE is the first part of my series on testing using Selenium. Attempt this quiz to check your familiarity with Selenium IDE. Each question has one best answer. The score appears at the bottom. A score of 5 or less indicates low knowledge, 6 to 7 means a fair level of knowledge and 8 and above shows a good knowledge of the Selenium IDE.