When: 11-14 nov, 2019 | 8:30 - 12:30
Where: Prague, Czech Republic
UI tests, often close to the top of the automation pyramid, are notoriously hard to make fully deterministic. Many a true tester will recognize the situation where their tests are sometimes passing, sometimes failing, without a clear cause. The widespread use of Selenium to do UI testing would suggest that there are not a lot of other options. Cue Cypress.io, a new kid on the block, based on familiar open source frameworks. Cypress.io sets out to fix just that: those pesky, flaky, frustrating tests. With a fresh view on the test development lifecycle, an architecture that is not based on Selenium and recently open sourced, could this be the Selenium killer?
How Cypress.io differs from Selenium and other UI testing alternatives
Learn to write your first test in a few minutes
Erik Zeedijk - Quality and Test Automation Consultant, Xebia, Netherlands
Xavier Viuda - Test Automation Consultant, Xebia, Netherlands
Xavier Viuda is a 31-year-old Test Automation Consultant from The Netherlands. Started as Tester but seeing that manual Testing wasn’t enough to solve problems he shifted his focus to Automation and improving business processes. As a consultant at Xebia, he is helping clients with setting up the right environment to release faster and more often.