The leading functional testing tools which are raising today’s market are Oracle’ Openscript and HP’s QTP. In this post I tried to make quick comparison between them.
What is it?
|Functional regression and load testing tool.||Functional regression testing tool.|
|Supports||Compatibility Testing and Reliability Testing.||Compatibility Testing and Reliability Testing.|
|Transaction point||Inserting transaction point is inbuilt.||Can be inserted programmatically.|
|OS Support||Supports different operating Windows/Linux.||Supports windows Operating system. No Linux support till date.|
|Reporting Structure||inbuilt XML based reporting HTML. Reporting can be done through programmatically.||inbuilt XML based reporting HTML reporting can be done through programmatically.|
|Standalone but has inbuilt database.||Standalone but does not have inbuilt database.|
|Saving structure||XML and folder structure||Normal file structure|
|Underlying technology||Eclipse and java||.net technology VC++,.net|
|9.0 in 2010
9.1 in 2011
9.2 in 2011
9.3 in 2012
|5.6 in 2002
6.5 in 2003
8.0 in 2004
8.2, 8.3 in 2005
9.0, 9.1 in 2006
9.2 in 2007
9.5 in 2008
10.00 in 2009
11.00 in 2010
|GUI-Graphical User Interface
Oracle Fusion Application
|CUI-Command Line interface.
GUI-Graphical User Interface.
Also supports by adding add ins.
SAP for GUI
SAP for Web
.NET for windows forms
.NET for Web forms
TE (Terminal Emulator, It is for Main Frame Applications)
WPF (Windows Presentation Foundation)
Silver Light (recently added, available in QTP 11.00 version only).
|License||can be found here
Seat or Node Locked
Concurrent or Float
|IDE and feature||Direct-Record,play,Browser selection,recorder configuration,Checkpoints,Break point.
Create support package
Data migration tool
Load testing agent authentication
Reording,play Object Repository, Spying,checkpoints,output values,Step generator.
Test Bach Runner, Password encoder, Test Results deletion tool
SQL Engine for database operation
MS Script Debugger
|Browser supported||Mainly Internet Explorer
Currently It is also supporting Mozilla
I found these are quick difference. Let me know if you find more.