The following third party and freeware tools are available…
Testing Tools from the Meter Family
BlazeMeter – BlazeMeter markets a commercial, self-service load testing platform as a service, which is compatible with open-source Apache JMeter, the performance testing framework from the Apache Software Foundation. BlazeMeter was founded in 2011, and was acquired by CA Technologies in 2016.
Selenium – Selenium is a portable framework for testing web applications. Selenium provides a playback tool for authoring functional tests without the need to learn a test scripting language (Selenium IDE). … The tests can then run against most modern web browsers. Selenium runs on Windows, Linux, and macOS.
For more information visit the following links…
Selenium Official Site Selenium Wikipedia Site Getting Started with Selenium Selenium Tutorial for Beginners and Intermediates Similar Automation Frameworks
Micro Focus Testing Tools Family
LoadRunner – LoadRunner is a software testing tool from Micro Focus. It is used when testing applications, measuring system behaviour and performance under loads. LoadRunner can simulate thousands of users concurrently using application software, recording and later analyzing the performance of key components of the application.
Silk – Silk Test is a tool for automated function and regression testing of enterprise applications. It was originally developed by Segue Software which was acquired by Borland in 2006. Borland was acquired by Micro Focus International in 2009. The original name for the product from 1993 through 1996 was QA Partner. Silk Test Classic uses the domain specific 4Test language for automation scripting.
Testing Tool Family by SmartBear
LoadNinja – LoadNinja is a cloud-based load testing and performance testing platform for web applications and web services. It helps developers, QA teams, and performance engineers check if their web servers sustain a massive load and if the servers are robust and scalable.
SoapUI Pro – SoapUI Pro is part of the ReadyAPI platform that allows users to easily create complex functional, load, and security tests as well as virtualize services for increased availability and earlier integration testing.
TestComplete – TestComplete is a functional automated testing platform developed by SmartBear Software. TestComplete gives testers the ability to create automated tests for Microsoft Windows, Web, Android, and iOS applications.
Automated Testing Suite by Oracle
Oracle Load Tests – Oracle Load Testing is the fastest way to ensure the quality of your Web and SOA Web services based applications. … It can simulate thousands of virtual users accessing the application simultaneously and measures the effect of the load on application performance, without requiring a substantial hardware investment.
Oracle Test Manager – Oracle Test Manager is a flexible, easy-to-use test process management solution on which you can build and organize your entire testing process. It maximizes the efficiency of your test efforts by providing an integrated platform to manage your test planning, all of your test assets, drive test execution and report on testing activities, to enable better communication and collaboration among your test team. Oracle Test Manager is a key component of Oracle Application Testing Suite, the centerpiece of the Oracle Enterprise Manager solution for comprehensive testing of packaged, Web and serviceoriented architecture–based applications.
Oracle Functional Testing – The fastest way to ensure the quality of your Web applications, Oracle packaged applications and Web services, Oracle Functional Testing is a powerful and easy-to-use functional and regression testing tool that allows you to automate your testing processes. Oracle Functional Testing’s OpenScript integrated scripting platform cuts testing time in half, eliminating weeks from a project’s testing schedule. Oracle Functional Testing is a component of Oracle Application Testing Suite, the centerpiece of the Oracle Enterprise Manager solution for comprehensive testing of packaged, Web and service-oriented architecture–based applications.
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Chrome and Firefox Extensions for Software Testers
Lighthouse – Lighthouse is an open-source, automated tool for improving the quality of web pages. You can run it against any web page, public or requiring authentication. It has audits for performance, accessibility, progressive web apps, SEO and more. You can run Lighthouse in Chrome DevTools, from the command line, or as a Node module. You give Lighthouse a URL to audit, it runs a series of audits against the page, and then it generates a report on how well the page did. From there, use the failing audits as indicators on how to improve the page. Each audit has a reference doc explaining why the audit is important, as well as how to fix it.
Window Resizer – Window Resizer is an extension that lets you easily re-size and re-position current window to your desired values. Simply open toolbar popup UI and click on the desired layout set (size & position). Once you click a layout, the window will be positioned and resized to the chosen layout.
IE Tab – IE Tab is an extension for the Google Chrome web browser. The extension allows users to view pages using the Internet Explorer layout engine. This can be used for viewing pages that only render properly, or work at all, in Internet Explorer.
Bug Magnet – Bug Magnet is an exploratory testing assistant for Chrome and Firefox. Adds common problematic values and edge cases to the context menu (right-click) for editable elements, so you can keep them handy and access them easily during exploratory testing sessions.
WAVE Evaluation Tool – WAVE is a web accessibility evaluation tool developed by WebAIM.org. It provides visual feedback about the accessibility of your web content by injecting icons and indicators into your page.
Clear Cache – Clear your cache and browsing data with a single click of a button. Quickly clear your cache with this extension without any confirmation dialogs, pop-ups or other annoyances. You can customize what and how much of your data you want to clear on the options page, including: App Cache, Cache, Cookies, Downloads, File Systems, Form Data, History, Indexed DB, Local Storage, Plugin Data, Passwords and WebSQL. Cookies can either be removed globally, only for certain domains or for everything except for certain domains.
For more information visit the following link(s)…
Edit This Cookie – EditThisCookie is a cookie manager. You can add, delete, edit, search, protect and block cookies.
Grammarly – Grammarly is an American multinational technology company that develops the eponymous software, an English language digital writing tool using artificial intelligence and natural language processing.