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  • "Recommendation is to go with concurrent licenses as oppose to seat license; this gives more flexibility."
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    Top Answer:You can group test cases together and track the execution of them.
    Top Answer:I am not sure what the licensing costs are, but it is based on the number of users and we pay on an annual basis.
    Top Answer:For now, the queries are not well integrated into the rest of Jira. They use a different syntax so you have to change how you present queries when you're looking at test cases versus everything else… more »
    Top Answer:I'm not involved in the pricing. I'm more from the architect level and handle the product from a technical perspective. I can't speak to licensing costs.
    Top Answer:At this moment, I can't think of any feedback which would need action. We've very happy with the product. We struggled a bit with the initial setup. It could be easier. The solution could improve… more »
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    Grid Tools Agile Designer, CA ARD, CA Agile Requirements Designer
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    Adaptavist Test Management for Jira is the full, featured, enterprise ready test management solution directly in Jira. It offers full traceability across issues, requirements, test cases, and execution. The tool allows for flexibility and customisation for test plans and runs. It offers a free and flexible REST API, includes the ability to automate bulk tests, and enables seamless integration with most continuous integration tools. The in-depth reporting capability gives users the ability to analyse and share test data results between development and business teams. It’s the single source of truth to track, manage and optimise your whole test lifecycle right inside Jira software.

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    • Drive reusability across Jira with cross-project hierarchical repositories for all test assets 
    • Improve collaboration with flexible workflows between traditional and Agile development teams
    • Enhance coverage with end-to-end traceability across all test artifacts
    • Eliminate duplication to increase efficiency with versioning, test data parameters and shared step features
    • Improve visibility and functionality with 70 cross-project reports and gadgets
    • Reduce management time and effort, with rich APIs for integration with test automation and DevOps tools
    • Allows teams to seamlessly collaborate and manage multiple versions of test cases in parallel while providing an audit history of changes


    • Easy drag and drop organisation, planning and execution 
    • Hierarchical folders to manage and reuse assets across Jira projects, releases and sprints
    • Test case libraries including versioning, shared steps and test data parameters
    • Test plans and runs to manage and track test execution cycles
    • Full traceability of test cases, requirements, test execution results and defects
    • 70 cross-project reports, gadgets and Confluence Macros to track the coverage of your tests with advanced cross project reporting
    • Global and project level settings for customisation and standardisation
    • Custom fields for test cases, test steps, test plans and test runs
    • Migration function to import test cases from files or legacy test management tools
    • REST APIs for integration with test automation and DevOp tools

    Use Cases:

    • Integrate CI tools such as Jenkins, Bamboo, Travis CI or other development applications like Github, Bitbucket, Datadog via the REST API for end-to-end integration across test case management, execution, and reporting
    • Automate testing at scale, whilst maintaining traceability inside Jira. Scaled to 10,000+ tests across multiple configurations, publishing results in Jira in under 30 minutes
    • Increase efficiency by significantly reducing time spent on test case specification and management
    • Benefit from reusability across Jira projects and single points of maintenance when reusing and organizing test cases
    • Improved visibility of software testing process and quality with 70 out-of-the-box reports, including real-time dashboards
    • Clear end-to-end traceability of requirements, tests, and defects ensuring that the delivered software meets requirements.

    CA Agile Requirements Designer is an end-to-end requirements gathering, test automation and test case design tool which drastically reduces manual testing effort and enables organizations to deliver quality software to market earlier and at less cost. The optimal set of manual or automated tests can be derived automatically from requirements modeled as unambiguous flowcharts and are linked to the right data and expected results. These tests are updated automatically when the requirements change, allowing organizations to deliver quality software which reflects changing user needs.
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    Sample Customers
    IBM, John Lewis, Trip Advisor, Netgear,  Bill and Melinda Gates foundation, Sapient
    Williams, Rabobank
    Top Industries
    Computer Software Company26%
    Financial Services Firm20%
    Comms Service Provider19%
    Manufacturing Company6%
    Financial Services Firm46%
    Comms Service Provider23%
    Energy/Utilities Company15%
    Manufacturing Company8%
    Computer Software Company32%
    Financial Services Firm18%
    Comms Service Provider10%
    Manufacturing Company6%
    Company Size
    Small Business17%
    Midsize Enterprise19%
    Large Enterprise64%
    Small Business5%
    Large Enterprise95%
    Small Business13%
    Midsize Enterprise7%
    Large Enterprise80%
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    Adaptavist Test Management for Jira is ranked 16th in Test Management Tools while Broadcom Agile Requirements Designer is ranked 8th in Test Management Tools with 2 reviews. Adaptavist Test Management for Jira is rated 0.0, while Broadcom Agile Requirements Designer is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Broadcom Agile Requirements Designer writes "User-friendly with great UI but could offer an easier setup". Adaptavist Test Management for Jira is most compared with Zephyr Enterprise, TestRail by Gurock, TFS, Tricentis qTest and Tricentis Tosca, whereas Broadcom Agile Requirements Designer is most compared with Tricentis Tosca, TFS, Micro Focus ALM Quality Center, Conformiq and IBM Rational Quality Manager.

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