Paper Presentation at STeP-IN SUMMIT 2009
Lavanya Lakshman, Senior Software QA Engineer, Yahoo Software Development India
The scope of this paper is to provide an understanding of what a Test Automation Framework is and to bring in more clarity on the most obvious but ambiguous aspects. The scope extends to understanding the criticality of a Test Automation Framework and the strategic choice of framework based on the type of testing. The areas of concerns while migrating from manual to automation testing would be discussed, and one will be able to and see how this understanding would help in choosing the right framework. What are the expectations from any automation framework? What essential guidelines should any automation framework follow? All these questions would be answered in this paper.