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Hands-On Test Management with Jira

By : Afsana Atar
Book Image

Hands-On Test Management with Jira

By: Afsana Atar

Overview of this book

Hands-On Test Management with Jira begins by introducing you to the basic concepts of Jira and takes you through real-world software testing processes followed by various organizations. As you progress through the chapters, the book explores and compares the three most popular Jira plugins—Zephyr, Test Management, and synapseRT. With this book, you’ll gain a practical understanding of test management processes using Jira. You’ll learn how to create and manage projects, create Jira tickets to manage customer requirements, and track Jira tickets. You’ll also understand how to develop test plans, test cases, and test suites, and create defects and requirement traceability matrices, as well as generating reports in Jira. Toward the end, you’ll understand how Jira can help the SQA teams to use the DevOps pipeline for automating execution and managing test cases. You’ll get to grips with configuring Jira with Jenkins to execute automated test cases in Selenium. By the end of this book, you’ll have gained a clear understanding of how to model and implement test management processes using Jira.
Table of Contents (19 chapters)
Title Page
Copyright and Credits
About Packt

Requirement-based reports

Requirement-based reports help us to understand the current execution status for the selected requirement. In the case of projects where there are multiple requirements, these reports are helpful as they group the test cases based on the requirement tickets in Jira. Let's create one using Jira plugins.


synapseRT has an option to generate requirement-based reports and track the progress of the current execution based on requirements:

  1. In order to create a requirement-based report in synapseRT, navigate to the SynapseRT Reports tab and select the Requirement Based Reports option. This lets you customize the report based on requirements. As shown in the following screenshot, enter all the required details along with the Test Plan, and it will generate the report to which the selected requirement ticket has been linked:
  1. It generates the report shown in the following screenshot. The graph shows the status of the execution for the selected requirement ticket. It...