Introduction to Azure DevOps Test Plans
Lecture
Michael Oliver
Intermediate
1 h 32 m
2020-07-21
Lecture Overview
Azure DevOps provides a powerful suite of capabilities teams can use to drive collaboration, transparency, and accountability throughout the software development lifecycle process.Azure DevOps Test Plans is a key component in this suite, focusing on the Quality Assurance (QA) effort. This course is designed for QA teams working to streamline the testing processes within their organization. The course demonstrates the process required to effectively utilize Azure DevOps Test Plans tostreamline the testing effort at the organizational level. During the course, we cover basic test types and configurations available for organizations as well as the features and workflow required to organize test plans, suites, and cases to promote efficient execution and reporting of testing results.

Related Learning Path(s):
DevOps for the Enterprise
Objectives
  • Azure DevOps provides a powerful suite of capabilities teams can use to drive collaboration, transparency, and accountability throughout the software development lifecycle process. Azure DevOps Test Plans is a key component in this suite, focusing on the Quality Assurance (QA) effort. This course is designed for QA teams working to streamline the testing processes within their organization. The course demonstrates the process required to effectively utilize Azure DevOps Test Plans to streamline the testing effort at the organizational level. During the course, we cover basic test types and configurations available for organizations as well as the features and workflow required to organize test plans, suites, and cases to promote efficient execution and reporting of testing results.
Pre-Requisites
  • Basic knowledge of Agile/Scrum practices including release management and SDLC basics
  • Previous experience with Azure DevOps, Work Item and Areas and Iterations workflow
  • Previous experience with testing best practices with a focus on manual testing
Lecture Modules
In this module we will cover what an Azure DevOps Test Plan is, Shift-Left Testing and a Test Plan Hierarchy. 
In module 2 we will cover Test Plans and Test Suites as well as have a Demo on Test Plan Suite Creation and Management.

Module 3 will cover Test Case Creation and Management. Students will also go through a demo of Creating and Managing Test Cases.


In module 4, we will cover Test Runner and Test and Feedback Extension. Students will then see a demo on Planned and Exploratory Testing with Azure DevOps Test Plans.
In the fifth and final module of this course, we will cover test configuration, shared artifacts and test result reporting options. We will wrap up with a demo on managing test configurations and shared artifacts.
Try Risk Free

Start a free trial

Skill Me Up subscriptions include unlimited access to on-demand courses with live lab lab environments with our Real Time Labs feature for hands-on lab access.

Subscription Benefits
  • Access to Real Time Lab environments and lab guides
  • Course Completion Certificates when you pass assessments
  • MUCH MORE!