Selenium HQ Valuable Features

Michelle XIE
Senior Automation Test Developer/Automation Test Architect at a software R&D company with 51-200 employees
* 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 application as well and work with Appium. * It is free. * Selenium grid is a wonderful tool. * BrowserStack and Sauce Labs work with Selenium. * Headless browser, such as Xvfb and PhantomJS, can work with Selenium as well. * Selenium works with CI system such as TeamCity, Jenkins, and CircleCI. * Selenium can work with most programming languages. I use Java more as I am really comfortable using it. * I do not use Selenium IDE, but it can help the beginner to learn how to find the elements by XPath, CSS selector, and etc. * New geckodriver in new version of Selenium. * It is able to work with Galen test framework to do layout test. View full review »
Deva Veluchamy
Test Automation Lead/Consultant at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
- 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 support (for details have a look at http://www.seleniumhq.org/about/platforms.jsp). - Cross-browser Support (Chrome, Firefox, different versions of IE, Safari, Opera). - Supported environments are Windows, Linux & Mac. - Supports different scripting languages (JAVA, C#, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, Objective C, Javascript). - Huge user community. View full review »
Jim Jordan
Quality Analyst at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
* Flexibility * Scalability View full review »
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Sanjeev Gupta
Principal Consultant at Digital Web Advisors Pvt Ltd
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. View full review »
Allan Herbert Medeiros
Engenheiro de automação de teste at a tech vendor with 201-500 employees
Compatibility with all major browsers; it has become the industry standard. It is programming language agnostic, you can write tests in most currently used languages. View full review »
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