Data-Driven Testing (via Database) with Selenium & TestNG

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Understanding data-driven testing approach

Creating reusable and structured code/components

Writing utilities to read test data from database

Writing utilities to derive test cases through test data

Clock2 hours
IntermediateIntermediate
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

Selenium is one of the most famous UI test automation tool which works well with the TestNG testing framework. Data-Driven testing is test design and execution strategy where test data is external to your functional tests. One of the ways is to keep the test data in external source like a database. The library used to read data from the database (MySql) is JDBC (My Sql Connector) In this two hours guided project, through hands-on, practical experience, you will go through concepts writing reusable and structure code, writing utilities to read test data from an external source like database, and derive test cases through these test data.

Skills you will develop

Data-Driven TestingFunctional TestingTestNGJavaSelenium

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Understanding Data-Driven testing approach and project walk-through

  2. Data-Driven testing using @DataProvider annotation

  3. Setup Database with test data

  4. Writing utility to establish a connection with the database

  5. Writing utility to execute a select query to the database

  6. Writing utility to pass test data from the database

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In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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