The PowerTools are a free suite of powerful tools for automated software testing. After originating in 2008 and maturing for a number of years, they were made open source.
The idea behind the PowerTools is to have a powerful, keywords based test engine that can be used for any automated testing solution. Its flexibility and extensibility allows it to be used in a way that suits an organisation rather than forcing the organisation to adapt to a tool. A number of interfacing modules that reuse existing (open source or free) tools supports interaction with many kinds of systems.
The interfacing modules support testing of:
The PowerTools were originally created by Martin Gijsen and are now also receiving contributions from the growing user community.
© 2013-2014 Martin Gijsen