Test Automation Framework, Architecture, and Types Explained

What is a Test automation framework?

It is a collection of processes and tools that helps in improving the automation testing process. It integrates different functions like various reusable modules, test data and libraries.

The architecture of the test automation framework:

The relevance of layered architecture:

Types of test automation framework:

1. Data-driven framework: Test data is written from external files like DAO objects, ODBC sources, CSV files, Text files, Excel files etc. The test automation scripts are created by passing different sets of test data. The number of scripts required is reduced; hence, less code can be used for testing multiple scenarios.


If you are looking forward to implementing test automation for your specific project, then do get connected with a well-established software testing services company that will provide you with a well-defined testing strategy that is in line with your project specific requirements.



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Bethany Wilson

Bethany Wilson

Hi, this is Bethany. I’m working as Senior Software QA Tester with TestingXperts.