Our project is an online shopping cart so far we have been testing manually. Now we want to automate our testing process. But we are not able to identify the key functional areas to which can be automate testing and what testing tools are avaliable.
We identified some key areas in database transations like
can any one please help me by givving information on which area can i automate testing and the avaliable free tools that are useful for us.
I'm not aware of any free tools to functionally test software other than one from http://www.phantomtest.com i haven't used this so not sure how well it works although i would suspect not to expect lots of nice features.
For load testing you have a couple of options that im aware of: