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Amazon Web Services (AWS), a subsidiary of Amazon.com, offers a suite of cloud-computing services that make up an on-demand computing platform.

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Load/stress testing framework for AWS EC2 instances with startup/shutdown?

I'm looking for a tool/framework (preferably in Java if it involves coding) that allows me to load test a server. I need to be able to launch multiple EC2 instances, hit the server hard for a period ...
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How can a quality automation engineer add value in aws?

What opportunities exist for automation within AWS? What tools and services can and should I be using and familiar / expert in for being an automation engineer in 2020?
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Is there any tool to automate desktop application which is hosted on Amazon AWS AppStream 2.0?

Desktop application will be hosted on AppStream and all process goes at the AWS side, at the client end just in the browser he can stream the application and use it. Is there any way to automate ...
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aws data pipeline testing tools

Our team is building an AWS product which uses several sets of tools like Lambda, SNS topics, EC2, data pipelines etc. I would like to know what type of testing tools/strategies that can be used to ...
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Is it true "staging" if it uses a different configuration file than prod?

If a Stg Deployment uses a different Package as Production does, can it really be called "Staging"? Isn't it at this point another "System Integration"? The setup is the following: Pileline: Dev > ...
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How to test if AWS SNS has delivered SMS successfully

If there a mechanism I can validate if my SNS service has successfully pushed SMS on to customers phone through logs or delivery status. And incase of failure an alert can be generated. Does AWS ...
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Which AWS certification to pursue for a road towards becoming an SDET/test architect? [closed]

Should I go for an AWS certified Developer associate? Since I have good programming experience related to Test automation and want to move my career as a Test architect or tools and automation ...
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How to choose AWS instance type

We have desktop application written in Delphi and database SQLServer. We use testcomplete to test each release. now we are going to move those to AWS cloud. How do I select proper instance type? ......
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Are DevOps tools mandatory to survive in Automation Testing field?

I work as Test Engineer in Selenium, TestNG, Java, Maven, Cucumber and Jenkins. My knowledge about Jenkins is limited in the sense that I can create freestyle or Maven based jobs and can trigger those ...
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Load Testing a AWS hosted Radio Station

I'm a bit new with testing but have got a project to test the hosted radio station for load, so we can see what are the current limits. The station is hosted on AWS, it's using third-party software ...
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XVFB and Selenium on EC2 - Unable to view Chrome UI on VNC Viewer

My Selenium headless tests are triggered from Jenkins server and run in EC2-Ubuntu. I want to view the test live on Chrome so I installed Xvfb plugin on Jenkins. On EC2 I installed Xvfb. When I start ...
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iOS Automation Testing on AWS

Background: I have been searching how can I install an .ipa programmatically on a real iPhone, and all answers are "it's not possible". So I was wondering, iOS automation cannot be ...
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How do you generate an AWS Signature in ReadyAPI/SoapUI

I am trying to perform a GET of an object on S3 storage using ReadyAPI (or SoapUI). Here is the documentation for how it is done In order to make the request I require a "signature" to be generated. ...
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How to test AWS [closed]

This is an open question. I know no answer is wrong or correct. If someone asks this question in an interview He wants to understand your thinking process. Can anyone put a light on this, how to ...
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Looking for a solution to run selenium tests on EC2 with GUI

My selenium tests are triggered from Jenkins server which in AWS EC2-Ubuntu. But in EC2, since tests run on chrome-headless, debugging has become difficult. I tried XVFB display but had unresolved ...
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Generating SRP_A for AWS Cognito user login for a performance test script using JMeter

I am trying to test a Guidewire application that uses Cognito for user portal Login authentication. A Javascript is downloaded, at the application launch, that is generating SRP_A string There are a ...
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Automate AWS ec2 instance start up while running automation testing

Currently I have windows ec2 instance running my selenium tests. I invoke the tests from Jenkins which runs the test in the configured node. Sometimes the problem might be that the ec2 instance ...
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Errors when running Jmeter in non GUI mode

I see most of the requests that requires authentication fails with a '500 internal server error' when running the scripts on an AWS instance with ubuntu. The same script runs fine on my local with ...
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AWS EC2 - Cucumber, Selenium-Webdriver, Capybara, Ruby, **Jenkins** - Not a File "/usr/bin/chromedriver"

I was hoping to get a web automation test script working on an AWS EC2 instance running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Ruby; Capybara and Cucumber frameworks. I am intending to use Selenium-Webdriver as my ...
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Last user gets stucked and never ramps down

I am running a script on AWS Machine. I have 30 users and when i run my script last user is likely to never ramp down. Also, I have cross checked many possible solutions that were on internet which ...
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Looking for a Automated Cloud solution that allows access to servers behind VPN

I am looking for an Automated Cloud testing solution that would allow my app an access to my company's servers that are situated behind a VPN. I am using OpenVPN to allow the devices to expose them to ...
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I am getting an issue while scheduling a run in AWS Device Farm from CLI [closed]

I am using this command for executing from CLI - aws devicefarm schedule-run --project-arn "project-arm value" --app-arn "app-arm value" --device-pool-arn "device-pool-arm value" --name "...
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Running GUI-based tests via AWS Lambda

I recently came across "UI Testing at Scale with AWS Lambda" and I find this quite interesting. If I have understood correctly, they are running test suites in headless Chrome within a Lambda function....
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Can a Test Automation engineer switch to a DevOps profile easily?

I work with Selenium Automation, API testing tools etc but if I want to switch to a DevOps engineer role, then how challenging will it be for a QA to learn all tools? Also, Where does UI automation ...
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AWS cognito service user login performance test with Jmeter

Im about to do a performance test to a user login using Jmeter. I was able to record the initial reguests using Jmeter and at the 2nd request its genarating the Authorization key. Inital request it, ...
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Hitting requests with different IPs in a virtual machine

My jmeter setup is installed in a virtual machine, I want to hit requests such that they appear to come from different IPS. Need a possible solution if any.
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Automated testing confirmation that item went to an AWS SQS queue

We're considering creating automated tests that confirm that specific items made it onto an SQS queue. Note that that sentence said "made" it - this would be a test that can be run on a live ...
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JMETER: java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space

I have configured Jmeter for database load testing, and have been using the CLI to test load on my redshift database. i have increased the memory heap but the same problem remains Below is the Error ...
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Pros and cons of AWS Device Farm?

My team is deciding whether or not to use AWS Device Farm, and I was curious if anyone here has experience with it testing their mobile apps and what they like/ dislike about it? thanks!
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View webdriver tests running on EC2

I have my selenium webdriver tests on EC2. Chrome --headless flag is on and job is started from Jenkins. Is there a way to watch the live UI tests on the browser window via a VNC connection from my ...
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How to run automated selenium test scripts using C# in AWS Lambda and integrate them Amazon CI/CD pipeline

I have been give an task by a faculty member in which I have to run my selenium automation scripts written in C# using Visual Studio under the .Net Core on AWS Lambda and also I have been told to ...
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Login flow automation of application which uses aws cognito to login the use into the app

I have an application where I need to automate the login flow using postman. The application UI accepts email and password but the thing is in the backend that application is using aws cognito to ...
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How to run selenium tests with 200+ parallel browser on EC2 instance

I have implemented parallel execution of Selenium tests and my requirement is to run the tests with 200+ parallel Chrome browsers. I am running my scripts on an EC2 instance in headless mode. The EC2 ...
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JMETER: Parallel Controller - no response data

I have defined the JDBC Connection configuration and have added multiple JDBC requests in JMeter and have added the bzm - Parallel Controller plugin. Below is the image for the setup of the parallel ...
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JMETER: How do I run parallel JDBC requests in JMeter?

I have defined the JDBC Connection configuration and have added multiple JDBC requests in JMeter. Currently, when I trigger the requests, the requests are executed one after the other. I would like to ...
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Regarding AWS device farm

I am using Appium + TestNG scripts to run the AWS device farm. I understood how to work on the AWS. But now i have some questions. Where the Device farm is located and How to see the setting of ...
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Sending SQS messages via SoupUI

I'm using SQS in local, and I try to send a query using SoapUI: My Query look like this : aws --endpoint-url=http://localhost:4576 sqs send-message --queue-url http://localhost:4576/queue/...
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