TestZeus: Open source UI automation framework built specifically for Salesforce with Auto-locators

location_city Online schedule Jul 29th 11:00 - 11:45 AM IST place Zoom people 107 Interested

Automation for Salesforce is tough (no , seriously). And every platform release brings the lightning and thunder for UI Automation tests (Winter21 caused even our tests to shiver). So we present TestZeus to end this madness and create a simple (and robust) Open source framework for Salesforce Test Automation. And solve the problem of flaky tests, while accelerating the development of automation .

 
 

Outline/Structure of the Demonstration

Test automation pyramid for Salesforce and Other SAAS products: 5 minutes

  • Defining Test boundaries and Breaking the tests into APIs vs UI 
  • Why is automation tough(er) for Salesforce:
    • Usage of Shadow DOM and Lightning Design System. 
    • Quarterly updates from Salesforce (Spring 22, Summer 22, Winter 23)
    • Costly tooling/Lack of resources

Intro to TestZeus ⚡ framework:

  • Ways of application :
    • Using TestZeus as boiler plate code - 7 minutes
    • Adding TestZeus to existing Test automation framework - 5 minutes
      • We will quickly create a test script with TestZeus as a Maven dependency and look at some of the basic features for filling in form values, opening apps and navigating the UI 
  • Creating a Test Case
    • Auto locator mechanism - 5 minutes
    • Smart waits based on API - 3 minutes
    • Other utilities like APIs, Emails, Screenshots, Build pipeline etc. - 2 minutes
  • Running Tests and Viewing Results - 2 minutes

Personal Learnings from using Test Zeus - 2 minutes

Bigger picture/roadmap for TestZeus , Open for contributions and warnings - 3 minutes

Closing Notes around UI based Test Automation for SAAS products (Salesforce/Workday/Oracle/ServiceNow) - 3 minutes

Questions and Answers from the audience - 5 minutes

Learning Outcome

Below are the key learning outcomes:

  1. What to test and what not to test on a SAAS offering (Salesforce, Oracle,Workday etc.)
  2. Designing the Test plan
  3. Utilizing the platform specific APIs to test the UI
  4. Creating and contributing to Open source code
  5. Usage of an open source test automation framework for Salesforce. 

Target Audience

SDET, QA, Testers of SAAS (Salesforce, Oracle, Workday etc.) , Test Managers , Test Consultants

Prerequisites for Attendees

  1. Awareness of APIs
  2. Basics of Selenium usage

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