Workshop: Practical Process of Implementation of Test Automation

Practical process of implementing test automation for a project. This class will go through the steps from start to finish of implementing test automation for a project. The material will cover the areas:

  1. Initiation of the implementation, how to correct the myths and convince management to support the effort.
  2. Selection of tests to automate and how best to build them.
  3. Tool proof of concept and selection.
  4. How to select staff and training.
  5. Framework selection and construction. How to construct a Hybrid framework (Components & Keywords).
  6. How to use a Subject Matter Expert (SME) approach to test construction.
  7. Setup of an automation lab and how to scale it up.
  8. Next steps for future.

Workshop Takeaways:

  • How to initiate a project and get over the hurdles for first time implementations.
  • How to identify and select viable tests as candidates for automation.
  • How to do a tool proof of concept and select the appropriate tool.
  • How to build a Hybrid Automation Framework and then cross train other staff to use it.
  • How to setup an automation lab and leverage it correctly.

Attending this workshop? Here are the workshop requirements.

Location: Westin Ballroom B Date: April 5, 2016 Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Jim Hazen