Naveen Saxena, Test Lead, Center of Excellence Group, with HCL Technologies has written this whitepaper on Selenium- an open source functional automation tool for the web based application. It was developed by the “Thought Work” in 2004. It is remarkable tool for the functional software testing.
It is summarized that Testing has become more decisive segment in SDLC & to achieve Automation, Costly Commercial tools restricts small scale companies and hence “Selenium”(Suite of tools) as an open source web based is rising solution which acts as an antinode. Thus, being a better option, it Increases the scope of testing and even Regression and Smoke testing time is condensed