Provided by: International Journal of Computer Applications
Date Added: Sep 2014
Software Test Automation Framework (STAF) is a set of concepts, assumptions or practices that provide support for automated software testing. STAF includes the following for capturing and controlling the test activity, i.e., test objects, library files and reusable scripts etc. In this paper, the authors have identified different types of automation framework like Modular Framework (MF), Data Driven Framework (DDF), Keyword Driven Framework (KDF), and Hybrid Framework (HF); and selecting one of them is not an easy task according to the requirements of software testing process because each framework pursues a specific objective or goal.