This article talks about the disadvantages of data driven framework.
- There is no model to be followed to generate automation testcases.
- Coverage is limited.
- Coverage is time bound.
- Looping almost disappears.
- No of variables grows up which sucks up machine performance.
- Datatable may become too huge and too complex.
- Re usability is very less.
- Domain specific languages are poorly researched and hard to design.
- Need close collaboration between functional and automation team.