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REST Assured 4: Fundamentals

by Andrejs Doronins

Do you have Web API integration testing to do, but are unsure which technology to choose? Try REST Assured and never look back!

What you'll learn

Automated tests undeniably benefit software projects by protecting against bugs. Web APIs need integration testing and REST Assured is the perfect solution for it. In this course, REST Assured 4: Fundamentals, you will learn how to carry out Web API testing. First, you will learn the fundamental programming concepts, such as method chaining and Fluent Interface, that underpin REST Assured. This will help you use this framework and explore it on your own. Then, you will dive into hands-on coding – how to write a variety of HTTP requests, how to validate the headers and the body of each response, as well as how to set them on your requests. Finally, you will explore a variety of useful techniques that make your experience of working with the framework more pleasant. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills to write your own test suite of automated tests for a Web API.

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About the author

Andrejs is a Quality Assurance professional with over 6 years of experience. He specializes in Test Automation but does not neglect the importance of getting involved in the Software Development Life Cycle early - finding issues during requirements analysis is as important as doing manual and exploratory testing. He is experienced in writing unit, integration and acceptance tests for a wide number of technologies and contexts - from browser automation to the Web API layer and all the way to test... more

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