Web applications test fragility: analysis and evaluation of possible solutions
Reference persons MARCO TORCHIANO
Research Groups SOFTWARE ENGINEERING GROUP - SOFTENG
Thesis type APPLIED RESEARCH, EXPERIMENTAL
Description Web application automated tests are extremely "fragile": a small change in the page layout may invalidate them and require a modification. There are strategies that identify elements of the page in the most layout independent way. The goal of the thesis is to verify on open-source web applications which is the actual relevance of test fragility and evaluate how alternative techniques may reduce this problem.
Required skills OOP, Web applications
Deadline 19/10/2016 PROPONI LA TUA CANDIDATURA