FRAMEWORK de AUTOMATIZACIÓN 7o. Encuentro Usuarios IBM Rational Uruguay 2009 por Insight. Todos los derechos reservados por Insight (Bilestar S.A.). Prohibida su reproducción total o parcial sin el consentimiento previo del autor. Nov.2009 Irene Pazos [email_address]
If you are a tester or test manager, then you are likely drawn to GUI automation because it promises to provide more efficient and expandable testing, a reduction of point-and-click tedium, and a shorter test cycle. Most automation tools enable testers to simply record a set of GUI interactions and play them back against the application under test. And yet, even in companies which have made a considerable up-front investment in tools and training, the automation scripting often becomes shelfware . This begs the question: why does this happen?