Modern software development efforts are more sophisticated and faster paced than ever before. Development teams are delivering software faster than ever before. Software testers need help keeping up. Microsoft Azure DevOps (formally VSTS / TFS) is Microsoft’s Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) system and helps teams of all sizes formalize and standardize their development and testing practices. This course is for software testers who need understand how to use Azure DevOps to manage and drive their testing efforts. In this course, you will learn how to use the features of the Test Plans hub of Azure DevOps. You will specifically learn how to design test cases, raise bugs, and use the Test & Feedback extension to execute tests and perform exploratory tests. You will also learn about best practices & methodologies, including using shared parameters and shared steps to create test cases.
Attendees should be familiar with general practices and theories of software testing.
3 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is for people that perform the role of tester within their team. The course will also benefit developers that desire a better understanding of software testing
- Introduction to the Microsoft ALM Ecosystem
- Planning Your Testing Effort
- Creating Test Plans and Test Suites
- Authoring a Test Case
- Executing Test Cases and Working with Bugs
- Creating Smarter Test Cases
- Exploratory Testing
- Managing Tests Using the Taskboard
- Managing Tests Over Time
- Reporting Test Progress