TechValidate Research on TestRail by Gurock

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989 Customers Surveyed

7,971 Data Points Collected

73 Published TechFacts

15 Published Charts

16 Published Case Studies



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TestRail Customer Testimonial

At least 20% of efficiency has been improved when QA has to deal with writing test cases and planning for regression tests.

Test Manager, Large Enterprise Financial Services Company

TestRail Case Study

Global 500 Computer Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 computer services company is based on a June 2019 survey of TestRail customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“TestRail is a very simple yet powerful tool that is relatively inexpensive compared to other tools. It has all the integrations needed and is an excellent test case management tool.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select TestRail:

  • Said the following are their top software testing pain points:
    • Identifying defects in the application
    • Having adequate time for testing
    • Keeping up with changes in techniques and technology

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of TestRail that the surveyed company uses:

  • Has more than 150 Testers on their team.
  • Used Microfocus ALM (HP QC/ALM) prior to using TestRail by Gurock.
  • Integrated TestRail by Gurock with the following issue tracking tools:
    • JIRA
  • Using the following as test automation tools:
    • Selenium

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with TestRail:

  • Seen a 5% – 10% increase in productivity since adopting TestRail by Gurock.
  • TestRail by Gurock helped solve the top challenges of:
    • Documenting test cases and plans
    • Tracking the progress of test runs
    • Tracking defects from discovery to resolution
  • Realized the following benefits with TestRail:
    • Increased efficiency
    • Received transparent pricing with good value
    • Enjoyed the user and team friendly User Interface (UI)
    • Agreed it was easy to integrate with 3rd party tools
    • Improved productivity because it was easy to train users

TestRail Customer Research

What are your top software testing pain points?

Having adequate time for testing
49%
Managing the test environment including data, scripts, automation code, etc.
48%
Identifying defects in the application
37%
Reporting and tracking defects from discovery to resolution
32%
Collaborating with other team members: testers, developers, product owners, etc.
29%
Keeping up with changes in techniques and technology
23%
Learning about the application under test
16%
Other
8%

TestRail Customer Research

As a Tester, what are your top pain points?

Identifying risks and issues (bugs) - testing the product/project/people/process
48%
Communicating what has been identified, in the right way, to the right person, at the right time - so it gets the necessary attention
43%
Technology - staying on top of trends, tools, techniques, and technologies so as to be best placed to deal with current and emerging challenges
42%
Managing their environment - for testing and often for development (of scripts, test code etc) also
39%
Time - focusing energies on the most important things, knowing when to escalate or ask for help
38%
Learning about the product/project/domain - to better identify and contextualize risks/issues and how best to communicate them
31%
People - developing strong relationships with developers, other testers, BA’s/PO’s/PM’s
23%

TestRail Customer Testimonial

TestRail is a very important tool for our productivity.

QA Engineer, Small Business Computer Software Company

TestRail Case Study

Presto

Introduction

This case study of Presto is based on a June 2019 survey of TestRail customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“TestRail is extremely intuitive and can be used in a variety of ways for testing, including functional/regression testing, exploratory testing, UX acceptance and load testing (among others). It is by far the best test tracking tool in the market right now.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select TestRail:

  • Said the following are their top software testing pain points:
    • Having adequate time for testing

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of TestRail that the surveyed company uses:

  • Has 2-20 Testers on their team.
  • Used Test Management for Jira prior to using TestRail by Gurock.
  • Integrated TestRail by Gurock with the following issue tracking tools:
    • JIRA
  • Using the following as test automation tools:
    • Appium

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with TestRail:

  • Seen a 5% – 10% (save 2 – 3 hours per week) increase in productivity since adopting TestRail by Gurock.
  • TestRail by Gurock helped solve the top challenges of:
    • Documenting test cases and plans
    • Tracking the progress of test runs
    • Managing exploratory testing sessions
  • Realized the following benefits with TestRail:
    • Improved flexibility due to ease of use
    • Enjoyed the user and team-friendly User Interface (UI)
    • Improved productivity because it was easy to train users


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About TestRail by Gurock

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