Silk Test


Minimal system requirements

  • Microsoft Windows Vista SP2
  • Intel or AMD Dual core processor running at 2 GHz
  • 1 GB free memory
  • 2 GB of free disk space

Operating systems

  • Microsoft Windows 7 SP1
  • Microsoft Windows 8
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016
  • For testing Apple Safari or iOS based applications
    • Apple Mac OS X El Capitan
    • Apple Mac OS Sierra
    • Apple Mac OS High Sierra
    • Apple Mac OS Mojave


  • Web browsers
    • Internet Explorer, Edge, Firefox, Chrome, Safari (on Mac)
    • Mobile browsers on iOS and Android
  • Browser technologies
    • AJAX (Angular, Knockout, React, ExtJS), HTML5, DHTML
  • Rich internet applications
    • Apache Flex, Adobe Air
    • Silverlight
    • Java Applets
    • Oracle Forms (IE only)


  • Mobile platforms
    • iOS
    • Android
  • Physical devices and emulators/simulators


  • Java based applications (32 and 64 bit)
    • SWT Standalone and Rich Client Platform (RCP) applications
    • AWT/Swing
    • JavaFX
  • .NET based applications (32 and 64 bit)
    • Microsoft WinForms (incl. third-party UI frameworks)
    • Microsoft WPF (incl. third-party UI frameworks)
  • Native Windows applications (32 and 64bit)
    • Qt
    • PowerBuilder
    • Delphi
    • MS Office
  • Enterprise/packaged applications
    • SAP (SAPGUI) and eCATT integration
    • Oracle Forms
    • Terminal Host Systems and Green screen applications via Micro Focus Rumba

Product Integration

Visual Studio
Silk4NET is a Visual Studio add-in that integrates Silk Test® into the MS development and build environment. It provides you with the flexibility of using industry standard languages and to develop in an environment of your choice.
Silk4J, Silk Test's plug-in for Eclipse, brings test automation directly to the developer's environment. Write test scripts in Java and use standard Java functionalities, as well as the full power of the Eclipse IDE.
Silk Performer
With the GUI-level testing capabilities of Silk Performer® you can run your existing functional tests to load-test your application of choice.
Silk Central
Take advantage of advanced test management and issue tracking capabilities through integration with Silk Central®. Comprehensive reporting in Silk Central provides visibility of test results and enables you to make fast go/no-go decisions.
Continuous Integration
Make Silk Test an integral part of your existing development process and connect tests to builds, requirements or defects. Persist tests in source control systems like Git, Subversion and run them as part of CI process chain, by integrating with Jenkins, Bamboo and TeamCity.
Silk Test supports the automated testing of SAP business processes such as complex workflows. Silk Test takes a powerful and intuitive approach that supports a visual, code-free paradigm, or powerful scripting, or a combination of both. A point and click interface enables everyone—from business analysts to test automation engineers—to contribute towards the overall quality of SAP.
release-rel-2019-4-2-1952 | Wed Apr 17 19:31:10 PDT 2019
Wed Apr 17 19:31:10 PDT 2019