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AscentialTest Back-end Testing Capabilities

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In addition to the capabilities for testing and validation of the target application GUI, AscentialTest provides facilities for back-end testing:

  • ODBC – execute SQL to capture test data or validate transactions against back-end database
  • REST/SOAP – call web services to trigger system events or verify transactions
  • File interfaces – for CSV, INI, JSON, PDF, Text, XML
  • System and Windows commands – to interact with the file system, make system calls and access the registry and environment variables
  • DLL – call methods published in system and application DLLs

ODBC

AscentialTest provides a Database class that allows the user to make SQL calls through drag and drop. The images below outline the available commands and provide examples of the primary actions:

Rest and Soap

The Rest class provides a way to make Rest and Soap calls to a web server. The images below outline the available commands and provide examples of the primary actions:

File interfaces

AscentialTest provides file interfaces for CSV, INI, JSON, PDF, Text, XML files. All actions are drag & drop:

System and Windows commands

AscentialTest provides the ability to interact with the file system, make system calls and access the registry and environment variables. The images below outline the available commands and provide examples of the selected actions:

DLL

AscentialTest provides the ability to call methods published in system and application DLLs

If you have any questions about AscentialTest back-end support, please contact Zeenyx Support at [email protected]. We are here to answer your questions.

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