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Getting Started with Selenium Part Two by Bobby Washington

April 10th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Functional Test Automation

In part one of this two part series we focused on creating a test script via the Selenium IDE and the Selenese commands that I find myself regularly using.  In this blog I plan to speak about how to actually locate various controls on a page specifically using CSS locators.  I will also demonstrate how […]

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“Getting Started with Selenium” Part One of Many by Bobby Washington

June 6th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Functional Test Automation

If you have been exposed to test automation for any length of time then I suspect you have heard about an open source tool called Selenium. If there is any question in your mind regarding the validity of this set of tools simply because it is open source then I encourage you to perform a […]

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“At What Cost Will You Pursue Performance?” by Howard Clark

September 16th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Performance Testing

The stats of the finest example of engineering on the planet The Bugatti Veyron SuperSport: Top Speed – 267 Mph Cost – $1.9 million plus Running at Top Speed – Tires have a life of 37 miles, replacement costs $25K plus for tires, $50K forged alloy wheels. Running at Top Speed – Fuel lasts 12 […]

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A Side Note: “Fighting To Maintain A Tester’s Integrity” by Bobby Washington

July 6th, 2010 · No Comments · A Side Note

“Oh, what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive.” The operative word here is practice. As testers credibility is just as important a skill to possess as any. However, anyone involved with software development for any length of time can agree that sometimes pressures from management can try to force us […]

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A Side Note: “Do More with Less…Can Someone Tell Me How?” by Bobby Washington

June 3rd, 2010 · 3 Comments · A Side Note

Testrocket.org is very pleased to open up to Bobby Washington as it’s newest contributing author. Bobby brings a fresh perspective from the viewpoint of the intended reader of this site, the practitioner. He is a trusted colleague and valued contributor! “Do more with less…”,less resources, less time, less money. If you have worked in IT […]

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