Agile Test Management

within Continuous Integration

Angie Jones

http://angiejones.tech

@techgirl1908

Senior Automation Engineer

Twitter, San Francisco, CA, USA

Once upon a time...

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We've

automated...

NOW WHAT?

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What is

CONTINUOUS

INTEGRATION

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Do I add

ALL

of these???

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...but what about

FAST FEEDBACK

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...and

TRIAGING FAILURES

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...and

TEAM OWNING QUALITY

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The challenge for 

AGILE TEAMS

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Build Tests

Smoke Tests

All Other Tests

Too slow!

Not ours!

DIVIDE

&

CONQUER

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Build Tests

Smoke Tests

Work Zone Tests

Build Tests

Smoke Tests

Work Zone Tests

Build Tests

Smoke Tests

Work Zone Tests

Build Tests

Smoke Tests

Work Zone Tests

Registration

Shopping

Check Out

Search

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Build Tests

Smoke Tests

All Tests

How do we

 

 

 

to a build?

ASSIGN THE TESTS

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you're IT!

TAG

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@Tag("shopping")

@Test

public void testViewProductListing() {

...

}

JUnit

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@Tag("shopping")

@Tag("cart")

@Test

public void testAddProductToCart()

{

...

}

JUnit

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@Test(groups="shopping")

public void testViewProductListing()

{

...

}

TestNG

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@Test(groups={"shopping", "cart"})

public void testAddProductToCart()

{

...

}

TestNG

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Configuration

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Filtering in JUnit

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<properties>
  <includeTags>shopping | cart</includeTags>
</properties>

Filtering in TestNG

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<groups>
     <run>
          <include name="shopping"/>
          <include name="cart"/>
     </run>
</groups>

Filtering in TestNG

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<groups>
     <run>
          <include name="shopping"/>
          <include name="cart"/>
     </run>
</groups>

Limitations

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Separate files

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Combinations

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Lack of flexibility

Runtime Configuration

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TestNG: mvn test -Dgroups=cart

Maven

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JUnit: mvn -DincludeTags=cart

JUnit: gradlew test -DincludeTags=cart

Gradle

TestNG: gradlew test -P testGroups=cart

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Build Tests

Smoke Tests

Registration Tests

Build Tests

Smoke Tests

Search Tests

Build Tests

Smoke Tests

Shopping Tests

Build Tests

Smoke Tests

Shopping + Cart Tests

Team 1

Team 3

Team 4

Team 2

Lessons Learned

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Bugs can be missed

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Tests have to be reliable

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Related != Blocker

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Divide & Conquer!

Angie Jones

http://angiejones.tech

@techgirl1908

Senior Automation Engineer

Twitter, San Francisco, CA, USA

Agile Test Management within Continuous Integration

By Angie Jones

Agile Test Management within Continuous Integration

Learn to manage a suite of thousands of tests within a CI environment and yet still get fast feedback

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