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Mastering SoapUI

By : Pranai Nandan, Surendra Mohan
Book Image

Mastering SoapUI

By: Pranai Nandan, Surendra Mohan

Overview of this book

SoapUI is an open-source cross-platform testing application that provides complete test coverage and supports all the standard protocols and technologies. This book includes real-time examples of implementing SoapUI to achieve quality and business assurance. Starting with the features and functionalities of SoapUI, the book will then focus on functional testing, load testing, and security testing of web services. Furthermore, you will learn how to automate your services and then design data-driven, keyword-driven, and hybrid-driven frameworks in SoapUI. Then the book will show you how to test UIs and services using SoapUI with the help of Selenium. You will also learn how to integrate SoapUI with Jenkins for CI and SoapUI test with QC with backward- and forward-compatibility. The final part of the book will show you how to virtualize a service response in SoapUI using Service Mocking. You will finish the journey by discovering the best practices for SoapUI test automation and preparing yourself for the online certification of SoapUI.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Mastering SoapUI
About the Author
About the Reviewer
SoapUI Integration with Jenkins and HP QC


Jenkins is a continuous integration server which creates the build and deploys on the environment. It can also be used as a scheduler where you can schedule your test and build process in a nightly fashion.

Jenkins can also help you achieve code quality by integrating with tools like selenium and SoapUI. Based on the results of the test runs, action could be taken to improve the current build.

Installing Jenkins on Windows

As we know what Jenkins is, let's see how it can be integrated with testing tools. But before that let's see how to setup Jenkins.

Setting up Jenkins on your local machine:

  1. Download the .war file from:

  2. Once the .war files are downloaded, open a command prompt and enter the following command:

    Java –jar  "Path of WAR file" 
  3. After typing the command press Enter.

  4. Verify that the execution begins on the command line:

  5. Once the execution has begun, it's now time to invoke Jenkins by opening the browser and entering the URL http:...