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Author Archives: Rajagopal ParthaSarathi

Rajagopal works in software industry solving enterprise-scale problems for customers across geographies specializing in open source distributed platforms. He currently holds masters in computer science with focus on cloud computing from Illinois Institute of Technology. His current interests include but not limited to machine learning and big data engineering.

Selenium Best Practices Tutorial

This article explores best practices and use cases for Selenium. For our purpose, We will be utilizing Selenium with Java. 1. Introduction Selenium is used to automate browsers. Selenium WebDriver has found its place in test automation for web applications. It is used to create robust, browser-based regression automation suites and tests. It can be used for end to end ...

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Selenium NodeJS Example

This article explores using Selenium in node environment to automate testing. This covers running selenium inside local machine to utilize chrome browser 1. Introduction Selenium is used to automate browsers. Selenium WebDriver has found its place in test automation for web applications. It is used to create robust, browser-based regression automation suites and tests. It can be used for end ...

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Selenium Docker Example

This article is about using Selenium grid to automate testing efforts. This covers using selenium inside a Docker container to speed up the testing setup and easier administration. 1. Introduction 1.1 Selenium Grid Selenium is used to automate browsers. Selenium WebDriver has found its place in test automation for web applications. It is used to create robust, browser-based regression automation ...

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Gradle Hudson Example

This post is about integrating Gradle, a programmable build system into Hudson, a Continuous Integration server. We will also take a look at the configuration required to run a simple application. 1. Introduction 1.1. Hudson The term ‘Continuous Integration’ originated with the Extreme Programming development process, as one of its original twelve practices. Each developer works individually in their Version ...

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SLF4J Logging Levels Example

This post is about the various logging levels available in SLF4J and how to extend it with Marker interface. This post utilizes Logback as the logging implementation for our examples. 1. SLF4J Tutorial – Introduction Before jumping into SLF4J, we will take a short look at the reason for its existence. Logging is an important aspect of any application. It ...

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SLF4J Tutorial for Beginners

In this post, we feature a comprehensive SLF4J Tutorial in order to understand how it helps addresses the problem of logging in software world. 1. SLF4J Tutorial – Introduction Before jumping into SLF4J, we will take a short look at the reason for its existence. Logging is important aspect of any application. It can help troubleshoot common issues within our ...

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Logback OutputStreamAppender Example

This article discusses the OutputStreamAppender of logback, a logging framework for the Java application. 1. Introduction to Logback and Appender Logback is designed to be the successor for Log4j. It has been developed by the same development community. These are some of the advantages logback has over log4j Faster implementation – ~10x faster on some critical areas Automatic Reloading of ...

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Logback Kafka Appender Example

This article discusses Kafka as a logging destination for a Java application. In this tutorial, We will use logback as the logging framework. 1. Logback Kafka Appender – Introduction Logback is designed to be the successor for Log4j. It has been developed by the same development community. These are some of the advantages logback has over log4j Faster implementation – ...

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Selenium Cucumber Tutorial

This article explores the integration of selenium with cucumber and how we can leverage them to achieve automated acceptance testing. 1. Selenium Cucumber Tutorial – Introduction Selenium is used to automate browsers. Selenium WebDriver has found its place in test automation for web applications. It is used to create robust, browser-based regression automation suites and tests. It can be used ...

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Selenium Page Object Model Tutorial

This article is an introduction to the Selenium Page Object Model and how we can leverage it for better readability and code reuse. 1. Selenium Page Object Model – Introduction Selenium is used to automate browsers. Selenium WebDriver has found its place in test automation for web applications. It is used to create robust, browser-based regression automation suites and tests. ...

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