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QA Test Lead at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Aug 13 2017

What is most valuable?

FitNesse: The ability to present your tests on a wiki page and hooking them up to the scripts/fixtures. This is an amazing feature as you could literally ask your product owner, business analysts/developers to go to wiki and see all tests... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It has largely improved our efficiency in QA. So every regression we don’t have to run a lot of repeatable test cases for which the flow didn’t change. However they are important to execute, so automation helps us there. Daily Smoke runs and... more»

What needs improvement?

Selenium could offer better ways to record and create scripts. IDE is available, however, it can be improved.
Real User
Senior Automation Test Developer/Automation Test Architect at a software R&D company with 51-200 employees
Nov 09 2017

What is most valuable?

* Selenium is a good tool to do UI testing * It works with many popular programming languages such as Java, JavaScript and etc. * It supports most of the mainstream browsers such as Chrome, Firefox, IE and etc. * It supports mobile local... more»

How has it helped my organization?

* We have automation tests system, servers, and etc. * QA know more about tests such as unit tests, integration tests, and Selenium UI tests. * Make QA life much fun/easier. * Deduce the developers work such as automation QA/developer... more»

What needs improvement?

* Stability. * Documentation, the Java doc description for most of the API is almost empty. No example with no detail. * It is not easy to make IE plus Selenium work good as other browsers. Firefox and Chrome are the best ones to work with... more»
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Test Automation Lead/Consultant at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Jan 02 2018

What do you think of Selenium HQ?

Primary Use Case We took Selenium for web product test automation and as it very well suits as it has capacity to execute in different browser, different environment. Also it has lot other capacities to scale up test automation and yield better ROI. • Improvements to My Organization Web-based application automation are mostly done using Selenium. It's the right automation tool as a replacement for manual regression testing that indispensably reduces the testing time due to its cross-browser, parallel, and remote executions. • Valuable Features - Most importantly, it is an open source tool. - Parallel executions (same browser in parallel, different browser in parallel). - Remote executions using Node and Hub. - Integration with CI tools like Jenkins - Multi-platform...
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Principal Consultant at Digital Web Advisors Pvt Ltd
May 29 2018

What is most valuable?

WebDriver and Grid: Without these, we would have been nowhere so far. The shear size of team/software license required to accomplish this humongous task would have thrown us out of business.

How has it helped my organization?

Our platform runs into several thousand screens and a few thousand test cases, something which would typically take months to test manually. However, we have been using Selenium to automate our testing process since day one. As of today, the... more»

What needs improvement?

Improvement in Selenium's ability to identify and wait for the page/element to load would be a big plus. This would ensure that our failed test cases will drop by 60%. Introduction of FluentWait has improved things, but it does not work in... more»
Real User
Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) at KUKA Robotics
Nov 12 2016

What is most valuable?

It's free and continuously improved e.g. support for mobile, and new browsers. Also special services allow remote cross-browser testing on desktop and mobile browser (such as BrowserStack or SauceLabs). Also the automation of Microsoft Edge... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Regression tests for multiple browsers are now automated robustly across all main browsers.

What needs improvement?

* Video controls of an embedded HTML5 video * AJAX/web 2.0 dynamic web content (though there is a framework called Protractor for Angular) * Better detection if a page has indeed finished loading
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What is Selenium HQ?

Selenium HQ is a suite of tools to automate web browsers across many platforms. Selenium runs in many browsers and operating systems and can be controlled by many programming languages and testing frameworks. Selenium consist of two types:

  1. Selenium WebDriver - create robust, browser-based regression automation suites & tests and scale & distribute scripts across many environments.
  2. Selenium IDE - create quick bug reproduction scripts and create scripts to aid in automation-aided exploratory testing.
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BrowserStack, Sauce Labs, experitest, Tricentis GmbH, SmartBear Software

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