Silk Test–Workbench Training in Minneapolis, MN, United States

Learn SilkTest Workbench to make functional testing of complex applications easier

  • 32 hours of Instructor-led Training
  • Grasp the fundamentals of Silk Test including its functionalities
  • Get hands-on experience with interactive lab sessions
  • Gain real time experience on projects, plans, workflow, test cases, branching techniques etc
  • Create test suites using the Silk Test User Interface and other tools and techniques

Why learn Silk Test?

Among the fastest growing careers in the IT space is testing automation. Testers who have exposure to the most popular automation testing tools, are well versed with their architecture, environment and implementation, and can leverage the functionality of each tool will be able to advance their career rapidly.  Originally developed by Segue Software, Silk Test is a tool for automated function and regression testing of enterprise applications. Silk Test supports recording and descriptive programming methods to identify and verify the element in AUT.

Silk Test is the leading functional testing tool for e-business applications and supports testing of different technologies: Mobile (iOS; Android), .NET (WinForms, WPF), Web, Java or traditional client/server-based applications. The tool also offers test planning, management, access to direct database and validation. It also has the benefits of the robust and flexible 4Test scripting language with an inbuilt recovery system for unattended testing, and comes with the ability to test across multiple platforms, browsers and technologies. Professionals in the software field, especially in software testing can stay ahead of the game by applying the Silk Test tool effectively to test the product. Automation testing is at the forefront of any software application business and a Silk test certification will definitely help individuals and organizations to stay updated with the current market trends.

Benefits:

Silk Test is a powerful tool that can speed up the testing process for software applications thereby offering several benefits to both individuals and organizations.

Individual Benefits:

A Silk Test Certification offers these benefits for individuals :

  • Training for jobs in the software testing domain that rely extensively on robust applications.
  • Software developers and coders who wish to move up in their career can learn this tool.
  • Prepare to be part of the automation testing trend. According to a recent study on test automation trends, 44% of the organizations expect to automate 50% or more of all testing in 2019.
  • Secure well-paid testing jobs. As per Payscale.com, a Software Testing Analyst in the US earns $60000 on an average.

Organizational Benefits:

Silk test training also has certain organizational benefits:

  • Shorter development and testing cycles
  • Consistent, reproducible results
  • Helps in increased productivity with minimal intervention.
  • Accelerates test development by creating useful tests.

Silk Test training courses are in great demand in the testing community given the ease of less manual intervention, recording user actions and set up templates to accelerate development and testing schedules.


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What you’ll learn

Who Should Attend

  • Those interested in the field of automation
  • Manual testers who want to make a career in automated testing

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Get reviews and feedback on your final projects from professional testers.

Curriculum

Learning Objectives:

You will understand about Automation and how automation testing has the upper hand over manual testing. Get in-depth knowledge of automation knowledge irrespective of any tool.

Sub Topics:

  • Introduction
  • Test Automation Architecture
  • Testing Process
  • Testing Strategy
  • Six Phases of Testing
  • Silk Test Installation

Hands-on workshop description:

Install Silk Test on individual machines.

Learning Objectives:

Get basic knowledge of Silk test workbench before moving on to the in-depth knowledge of the tool. Learn how to record a script and execute the same.

Sub Topics:

  • Benefits of Using Silk Test Workbench
  • Silk Test Product Suite
  • How Silk Test Workbench Works
  • Silk Test Workbench UI
  • Silk Test Workbench Software Components
  • Introduction GUI of Silk Test Workbench – Visual Test
  • Recording a test using visual test
  • Running and analyzing the test result 

Hands-on workshop description:

Record the basic script for one of the existing applications and execute and analyze the same.

Learning Objectives:

Learn to enhance the script from different pane and learn how to insert a verification point. This session will also help to understand how to store the application data in a variable.

Sub topics:

  • Enhancing the script from the Screen Preview pane
  • Verification point insertion
  • Storing Application Data to the Local Variable
  • Playing Back and Analyzing the Enhanced Visual Test
  • Executing a Visual Test Within a Visual Test
  • Debugging Errors
  • Tracking Variables During Playback
  • Reviewing the Result

Hands-on workshop description:

Record Script and enhance it from different tool pane. Different type verification points need to be implemented in the scripts. Work on the calling functionality where script will be called from other script and store the application in variable.

Learning Objectives:

Learn how to apply parameterization and to run the script.

Sub topics:

  • Reviewing the ActiveData File
  • Creating the ActiveData Test Asset
  • Creating Repetition Logic for ActiveData Files
  • Defining the Steps to Repeat
  • Mapping ActiveData to Literal Data
  • Playing Back and Analyzing the ActiveData Visual Test
  • Creating a Script to Generate Random Numbers
  • Defining the Script Input and Output Parameters
  • Setting Up the Visual Test to Use Script Data
  • Playing Back and Reviewing Test Results 

Hands-on workshop description:

Script needs to be parameterized and executed.

Learning Objectives:

Learn to implement advanced scripting concepts which will help for project deliverables. By using advanced scripting concepts Script will become robust and can be used at any time.

Sub topics:

  • Error Handling using Try and catch
  • Image Verification
  • Object Maps
  • Object Identification
  • Setting up Properties in Visual test
    • ActiveData Properties
    • Advanced Properties
    • Assignment Properties
    • Command Properties
    • Delay Properties
    • Flag Settings Properties
    • General Properties
    • Get Playback Setting Properties
    • Miscellaneous Properties
    • Object Properties
    • On Error Go To Properties
    • Result Properties
    • Set Playback Setting Properties
    • Timer Properties
    • Verification Result Text Properties
    • Wait Properties
  • Creating a script using descriptive programming
  • Running the Script on different Browser at a same time

Hands-on workshop description:

Develop Script with advanced scripting concepts and make it robust.

Learning Objectives:

Learn how to record a script and execute the same in VB.NET

Sub Topics:

  • Introduction GUI of Silk Test Workbench – VB.NET Test
  • Recording a test using VB.NET test
  • Running and analyzing the test result

Hands-on workshop description:

Create basic script in VB.NET for an existing application and execute and analyze it.

Learning Objectives:

Learn to enhance the script from different pane and insert a verification point. This session will also help to understand how to store the application data in a variable.

Sub topics:

  • Enhancing the script from the Screen Preview pane
  • Verification point insertion
  • Storing Application Data to the Local Variable
  • Playing Back and Analyzing the Enhanced VB.NET Test
  • Executing a VB.NET Test Within a VB.NET Test
  • Debugging Errors
  • Tracking Variables During Playback
  • Reviewing the Result

Hands-on workshop description: 

Record Script and enhance it from a different tool pane.

Learning Objectives:

Learn how to apply parameterization and to run the script.

Sub topics:

  • Reviewing the ActiveData File
  • Creating the ActiveData Test Asset
  • Creating Repetition Logic for ActiveData Files
  • Defining the Steps to Repeat
  • Mapping ActiveData to Literal Data
  • Playing Back and Analyzing the ActiveData Visual Test
  • Creating a Script to Generate Random Numbers
  • Defining the Script Input and Output Parameters
  • Setting Up the VB.NET Test to Use Script Data
  • Playing Back and Reviewing Test Results

Hands-on workshop description:

Script needs to be parameterized and executed

Learning Objectives:

Learn to implement advanced scripting concepts which will help for project deliverables. By using advanced scripting concepts the Script will become robust and can be used at any time.

Sub topics:

  • Basis of Visual Basic Scripting
  • Error Handling using Try and catch
  • File handling
  • Image Verification
  • Object Maps
  • Object Identification
  • Creating a script using descriptive programming
  • Running the Script on different Browser at a same time

Hands-on workshop description:

Develop Script with advanced scripting concepts and make it robust.

Learning Objectives:

Learn to implement keyword driven test. This Keyword driven test will help the tester to make the complete regression suite robust and ensure that it can be executed in any application build.

Sub topics:

  • Basis of Advantages of Keyword-Driven Testing
  • Creating a Keyword-Driven Test in Silk Test Workbench
  • Recording a Keyword-Driven Test in Silk Test Workbench
  • Setting the Base State for a Keyword-Driven Test in Silk Test Workbench
  • Implementing a Keyword in Silk Test Workbench
  • Marking a Visual Test as a Keyword
  • Marking a Test Method in a Script as a Keyword
  • Passing Data Between Keywords
  • Managing Keywords in a Test in Silk Central
  • Using Parameters with Keywords
  • Combining Keywords into Keyword Sequences
  • Replaying a Keyword-Driven Test with Specific Variables

Hands-on workshop description:

Create project in keyword driven test by applying all the concepts.

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The Course

Automated testing is proven to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of software testing, and is a critical component of successful development projects. Test automation provides a level of depth and scope of testing to improve software quality that is impossible with manual tests. Silk Test Workbench is a powerful and popular automation tool that supports a wide range of applications, and offers features and functionality that allows quick and effective creation of tests. Increase team productivity, and make informed project decisions more quickly and decisively using Silk Test Workbench - enrol today and take your testing career up a notch!

On completing the course, you will learn about: 

  • The fundamentals of Silk Test
  • Create, record and run tests
  • The different testing types
  • Managing projects and project items
  • All options and settings of Silk Test
  • Enhancing tests
  • Extending and Automating test cases built with Silk Test

There are no restrictions but participants would benefit if they have elementary testing knowledge.

Yes, KnowledgeHut offers this training online.

On successful completion of the course you will receive a course completion certificate issued by KnowledgeHut.

Your instructors are Testing experts who have years of industry experience.

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The Remote Experience

In an online classroom, students can log in at the scheduled time to a live learning environment which is led by an instructor. You can interact, communicate, view and discuss presentations, and engage with learning resources while working in groups, all in an online setting.Our instructors use an extensive set of collaboration tools and techniques which improves your online training experience.

One must have:

  • Operating system such as Mac OS X, Windows or Linux (Mac needed to package iOS apps)
  • 4 GB RAM
  • Dual Core CPU
  • i3 processor

Project

Project

Automating the entire application, taking care of all the critical/major flows and functions.Test results will be saved into an excel file and Silk Test will be used to update the sheets during run time.

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Silk Test–Workbench Course in Minneapolis, MN

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About the Silk test workbench course in Minneapolis

Silk test Workbench course in Minneapolis teaches about an automated testing tool that has enabled software applications to develop tests that facilitate the creation of an efficient application. It supports the testing of Mobile (iOS, Android), .NET (WinForms, WPF), Web, Java or traditional client/server-based applications. In this fast-growing economy, manual testing has lost its position to automated testing due to its drawbacks like time consumption, tediousness, and heavy investment human resources. Automation testing is fast, reliable, programmable, and comprehensive. In a gist, the time spent on mundane tasks in manual testing one can focus on larger and more important issues involving the software and let the computer do the repetitive job.


Why should you take up the Silk test Workbench certification in Minneapolis

To keep up with the fast-growing digitalization there is a growing need for Software Testing Analyst. The Silk test Workbench Certification in Minneapolis helps you to get hands-on experience of working on automated testing software. Bringing in a software developer or coder is a necessary step in testing to an IT firm as this would ultimately reduce the time spent on testing and costs. According to glassdoor.com the average base pay of a Software Testing Analyst in Minneapolis is $60,838/yr.


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