Managing Test Cases the TestOps way. Goodbye, folders!
Storing and reporting data from a large system to a human-readable format is a long-time-ago solved issue. Today, we will discuss Test Case Management and Testing, and the first question is “How do people usually store the test cases?”.
Allure TestOps Release Notes Review 2021-07
20 days have gone since the previous Release Notes Review. And these days didn't were quite productive for the team. We managed to deploy two releases! There are plenty of features in each. New CI systems native support, new test case filtering options, and a lot of improvements.
Top-5 Allure TestOps myths
Every single developer team faces community myths about a product. The number of these myths increases rapidly if the product introduces some new concepts. Allure TestOps, as such a product, has a trail of these myths. And in this post, we aim to address the most common myths and break them down.
Allure TestOps Release Notes Review 2021-08
Let's take a look at the new features and improvements we brought for your testing automation success. Today, we'll dive into two latest releases - 3.181.5 and 3.179.2. Please, update carefully and read the disclaimer part before jumping on new versions!
Wisebits Story. Merging manual and automated testing into one place
Alexander Abramov and Maksim Rabinovich, QA engineers at Wisebits, an international IT company, tell the story of how they went from half-manual chaotic testing to fully automated, organized multi-platform and multi-device testing.
Allure TestOps Release Notes Review 2021-10
A week ago we have deployed one more massive release. Today, it's time to take a look at what's new in Allure TestOps 3.182.0. Lots of UI/UX and integrations enhancements, new API, and a bunch of bug fixes. Ready, steady, go!
SuperJob UI regression and acceptance testing automation. Tools and Solutions
A story of how the team went from manual-only to full automation of UI testing. Dive in to learn how manual tests interrupted high-paced pipelines, how the automation process started, what tools the SuperJob QA team used, and what pitfalls they faced.
Qameta Software has entered into a strategic partnership with OTUS
Qameta Software and OTUS, a high-tech education startup, have announced the start of a strategic partnership. Qameta Software will focus on supporting courses for QA Directors, QA engineers, and test automation specialists.
Allure Integration at Wrike
Allure TestOps is a huge tool that does a lot and helps QA and Dev teams with testing. Sometimes, it takes a lot of words and screenshots to show how it all works! We thank the author of the original story, Sergey Potanin, QA Automation team lead at Wrike, and the Wrike team for letting us keep this awesome story at our blog.
Allure Report Feature Review 12.21
We have been working hard to deliver our open-source users some neat features. UI improvements, new filters for unstable and new tests detection, and a 'flaky' annotation. Each of the features will make automation QA engineers easier!
Allure TestOps Feature review 01-2022
Today we’ll take a look at the latest **Allure TestOps** release - **3.188.1**. Feature review is a new format, where I won’t go through all the features and improvements of the release. We will focus on one or two features instead.
7 Superpowers of Allure TestOps
As Allure Report and TestOps maintainers, we face a lot of questions regarding the tools these days. It’s one of the hottest testing automation tools out there. But is it really everything they say it is? Is it worth trying it out and learning more about how it works? Here are seven reasons that the answer to that is a resounding yes.
Allure Report 35+ million reports and 10% monthly growth
In October 2021, I've published the first post with Allure Report usage statistics with ~2.3 million users and ~27 million sessions. Now, it's time to take a look at the new numbers! What results did we get in January 2022? Let's take a look!
Qameta Software Support for people in need
Qameta Software, as a company serving customers internationally, is deeply concerned by the military conflict in Ukraine and other impacted regions. As OSS maintainers, we care deeply about our community, and many of us have friends and loved ones worldwide.
5 Questions to ask your Testing Automation Team
Testing automation is quickly becoming the baseline standard in software development. However, if you’re still working on making the switch towards it, you may still be wondering what the most important issues are. Here are five must-ask questions that can help you decide.
Automation as a Service
In this article, I will pose and answer three main questions related to the use of our system. Why do we need a TMS? How does TMS usually work with automated tests? How do we go about setting up automation, with the example of Allure TestOps?
Testing is diverse. Despite the fact that the main goals are the same everywhere, there are many differences from project to project: different stacks, technologies, processes, and approaches. Analyzing the processes in many teams, Qameta Software has found one problem. That problem is inefficiency. Currently, testing is one of the most under-optimized processes in the development life cycle.
Productivity Engineering is not just for Google!
While it’s true that quality matters, with the new tools and approaches available out there, there’s really no reason you can’t have quantity too. This is a lightweight post for y'all to think of productivity from a QA approach.
Choosing an E2E Testing Framework in 2022
If you’re looking for the best end-to-end testing automation tool in 2022, you’ve probably narrowed your search to a few options, and there’s a good chance your choices are Playwright Vs Cypress Vs Selenium. Let’s take a quick look at each one, so you can make an informed decision.
Most in-demand software testing skills in 2022
If you’re looking for a path to develop in the software testing world, or even trying to break into the industry for the first time, you might be wondering what the most in-demand testing skills are right now. If so, you’re in the right place!
Automated requirement coverage calculation and its visualization in Allure Framework
Do you want to know how to turn the requirement coverage metric into an actual linter for your codebase? Read more to find out! This is a case study about an automated pipeline with that metric.
Defects in Allure TestOps, step by step
Do you ever find yourself spending too much time sorting through failed tests? Allure TestOps has a feature called Defects that automatically groups bugs by cause so that you can easily see which tests failed due to a known issue and which are new.
QA metrics for DevOps: the DORA keys
Since our last post about metrics, we've decided to take a look at some high-level indicators - and what better place to start than DORA? At the surface, those are just four (lately, five) numbers. But we'd like to show you that they are not as straightforward as they might seem, and there's a lot of stuff happening under the hood.
Awesome Allure: help us build a list of everything great in our ecosystem!
We've decided to compile and maintain an official list of awesome Allure Report adaptors for languages, CI/CD tools, and IDEs. Report has always been a community effort, so we welcome your contributions to the list!
Allure Report in March 2023: time, geography and scale
We're back with more stats about Allure Report usage! This time, with tinkered more with data about the geography of usage, and there are some interesting findings there. Also, an old pattern in usage hours has reversed itself, and it probably means automation is winning the day. Read on to find out more!
Squeezing neurons into narrow spaces: AI in QA
With AI in QA, there are big hopes on the horizon and small bumps on the road. What can we do to smooth them out? I'm going to generate some tests with neural networks and see how they compare to human standards; and if they fall short, I'll dig into the issues and see if maybe those problems have already been seen in other applications of AI
Smart Test Cases in Allure TestOps
Smart Test Cases are generated by Allure TestOps based on your automated tests. This allows you to have up-to-date documentation for tests with versioning and zero maintenance. Read on to learn the benefits of this feature and how to use it!