The Beginner’s Guide to Web Application Performance Testing using WAPT Pro

WAPT Pro Load Testing

We get many requests from vendors to review the test automation tools. We review some of these tools when we feel something is useful for our readers. We get evaluation version for these reviews, but for most of these tools, the trial version is also available so you can try these tools by yourself. After all, to really get good at something, you have to practice.

Today, we are reviewing one such useful web application performance tool – WAPT Pro.

If you have just started using this tool or want to try it, you will find this review helpful. 

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Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner (WVS) Security Testing Tool (Hands on Review)

Acunetix WVS review

Web applications and websites are core components of any business these days. As the number of websites increases, attackers are also more active for hacking websites and stealing important business data.

With this threat, it’s becoming important to have Website vulnerability scanning as a part of complete test cycle.

Today, we are going to review a tool for a security audit of web applications and websites – Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner (WVS). Acunetix WVS is the tool of choice for SQL Injection testing, Cross-site scripting (XSS) and OWASP top 10 other vulnerabilities.

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Getting Started with FitNesse – a Collaboration Tool for Testers and Developers

Getting Started with FitNesse

Now the world is moving to Agile. Early and continuous feedback is imperial for any scrum team. Because the world is changing, the mindset of testers also needs to be changed.

Instead of “finding bugs, breaking software, measuring requirement”, testers are now thinking of “delivering the quality, right at first time, test without the UI or test even before the UI is available”.

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Zephyr Enterprise Test Management Tool Review – How to Use Waterfall Model Assets in Agile Tool

Zephyr Enterprise Edition review

An Overview of Zephyr Enterprise Test Management Tool:

Long has the waterfall methodology been slated into enterprise quality assurance teams and with the rise of agile, many teams want to make the move but don’t exactly know how to go about it. What tool to use, what migration process to follow and etc?

This review of Zephyr Enterprise Edition will give you an idea of how to keep those Waterfall assets and reuse them in an Agile tool. We’ll also review the important items you need to keep an eye out for when evaluating test management solutions.

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Meliora Testlab Test Management Tool Review

Meliora Testlab Test Management Tool Review

Meliora Testlab has had a steady flow of updates. Hence once in every quarter, it includes plenty of new features that make the life of a Quality professional much easier. One interesting area of Meliora Testlab is it’s powerful integration to Jenkins – lets learn more about this later in this article.

Projects that either does not have a test management tool or have a tool that does not meet it's users' expectations often end up working inefficiently.

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WebLOAD Review – Getting Started with WebLOAD Load Testing Tool

webload-review

Today, we’ll be reviewing WebLOAD – a powerful yet easy to use Load testing tool. This is a quick review to evaluate the most important features and ease of use.

WebLOAD is a load testing tool that’s been around for quite a few years. It’s currently at version 10.3, which is a good time to take a closer look at what it has to offer. 

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Sikuli GUI Automation Testing Tool – Beginner’s Guide Part #2

Sikuli GUI Automation tool 2

The most practical tutorials on Sikuli GUI automation testing tool:

In part-1 of this “introduction to Sikuli tutorial series”, we have discussed about Sikuli, how it works, and how to create a simple Sikuli project.

In this 2nd part, you are going to learn some advanced concepts like – how to create Sikuli maven project and how Sikuli can be used with Selenium WebDriver to automate web pages.

This part is essential because there is no built-in method to open a website/web application in Sikuli. So whenever you're executing a Sikuli

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Introduction to Sikuli GUI Automation Tool (Automate Anything You See on Screen) – Sikuli Tutorial #1

Sikuli GUI Automation tool

As always we try to bring in new things to learn for our readers. Today let's explore an interesting GUI automation tool – Sikuli.

“Automate anything you see” using Sikuli graphical user interface (GUI) automation tool – Complete beginners guide to quickly set up and start using Sikuli script tool with these in-depth Sikuli Tutorials.

Sikuli automates anything you see on the screen using the image recognition method to identify GUI elements. Sikuli script allows users to automate GUI interaction by using screenshots.

We have divided this series into 2 parts:

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qTest eXplorer Review: The Ultimate Tool For The Agile Tester!

If you’re in the market for a test management platform that can cope with the demands of agile testing and keep pace with the rapid cycles of agile development, then QASymphony’s latest release is going to interest you. The company recently unveiled a new combination of its test management solution, qTest, and its exploratory testing tool, qTest eXplorer.

The consolidated testing platform is intended to be a one-stop-shop for testers. It encompasses the full lifecycle from requirements and test case design, through test execution and defect tracking, to real-time reports on the status and quality metrics.

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Useful Free Screen Capture and Annotator Tool for the Testers – qSnap Review

Capturing error screenshot is the most common task for the software testers. You might be using some free or licensed tool to accomplish this task. But today I’m going to share with you one very easy to use, functionality-rich screen capture and annotator tool which will make your work super simple.

Free Screen Capture Tool:

If you’re looking for a completely free screen capture extension for your browser then you might consider qSnap from QASymphony. This is a kind of utility that could prove useful for a much wider audience.

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