The release notes show items delivered in the qTest Beta program for this release. You can read more about this event and sign up for new beta qTest sites here.
API and Automation integration will only be available in the qTest Premium package. All other features in the Beta release will be part of the next qTest Pro upgrade. (qTest Premium and qTest Pro packages will be announced later in the April's release).
Test execution APIs, which provides capability to update test automation results and create new test runs
Test case APIs to create test cases
Defect APIs to create defects
The qTest API v3 specification document can be found here.
Automation Settings UI
Native support for TestNG framework (Selenium), other framework can be integrated using JAVA SDK / APIs
Automation test cases can be imported into qTest using XML files
Import Automation Test Cases
New test case and test run type is introduced: “Automation”, with the ability to map with a class/method name
Provides the Automation SDK (.NET & JAVA) to support pushing automation results into qTest without the need to change automation script or calling API
Export qTest test suite to XML file that can be used to initiate the automation execution
Button to export Test Suite to XML
Time zone can be configured in My Profile settings page. Users will be prompted to select their preferred time zone as the updates go live. Object time will be converted to user time zone
Time zone configuration
Upgrade frontend UI framework to improve front-end performance and fix various cosmetic bugs.
Hotkeys (Ctrl+F) for saving an item and going to next item when viewing the detail page of an item.
Test Design Enhancements:
Change baseline status to a new "Approve" workflow
The Approve button
Test Execution Enhancements: (Beta period)
Ability to change Test Run’s status without the need to run TestPad
New Quick Run buttons on test runs and test suites
Separate Test run’ attachments from Test case's. I.e.: test run will have its own attachment folder
Generate link on JIRA requirements to qTest test case. Also supports unlinking in case of object deletion or objects de-association.
Links between JIRA requirement tickets and qTest's test case
Generate links from a JIRA's issue ticket to a JIRA requirements if that information can be obtained on qTest.
Chrome browser plugin to support auto fill test execution data into JIRA defect submit form for both JIRA OnDemand & OnPremise. This plugin can be added into your Chrome browser from here.
Chrome browser plugin
Link a test run to an existing JIRA defect, add test steps to defect's comment.