What is Selenium?
Selenium is a free (open source) automated testing suite for web applications across different browsers and platforms. It is quite similar to HP Quick Test Pro (QTP now UFT) only that Selenium focuses on automating web-based applications. Testing done using Selenium tool is usually referred as Selenium Testing.
Selenium is not just a single tool but a suite of software’s, each catering to different testing needs of an organization. It has four components.
- Selenium Integrated Development Environment (IDE)
- Selenium Remote Control (RC)
- Selenium Grid
Scope of Selenium
Scope of Selenium in Automation Testing. Selenium is an open source toolsupports all the browsers available currently. Selenium webdriver automation framework is crucial for web-based test automation. It is an extension to Java that provides property to platform independence.
Selenium Training Eligibility
Selenium Training Prerequisite
Basic core java/ Programming Knowledge is required to learn Selenium Automation. Because we need to edit some code and run the test cases, if you have knowledge in programming than only you can understand and use it. Even You don’t have knowledge in Programming , you can learn Selenium by Good effort.