TFS Tutorial: TFS for Automating Build, Test, and Deployment for .NET Projects

Using Microsoft TFS 2015 Update 3 for .NET (Build, Test and Deploy)

Using Microsoft TFS 2015 Update-3 for .NET (Build, Test and Deploy): TFS Tutorial

TFS is more widely used for .NET development using Visual Studio .NET IDE. With TFS 2015 Update 3, one can connect to any Team Foundation Server Git repo, using an SSH key.

Team Foundation Server (TFS) is an ALM product from Microsoft which provides the capabilities for an end-to-end development and testing using Work Item Management, Project Planning (Waterfall or Scrum), Version Control, Build/Release (Deploy) and Testing capabilities.

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Kobiton Hands-on Review Tutorial: Mobile Device Cloud Testing Platform

Kobiton tutorial

Simple Automation Testing using Kobiton:

In this tutorial, we will cover simple automation with the Kobiton tool and, we will also see how to run parallel tests with Kobiton.

Step by Step instruction of each step involved in the automation and execution process is explained in simple terms along with the concerned pictorial representation for your easy understanding.

Let’s Explore!!

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Testim.io Tutorial: Speed-up Authoring and Execution of Automated Tests

Testim.io tool

In this hands-on tutorial, you will learn how to build stable tests in minutes using Testim automation tool and use machine learning process to speed-up the authoring, execution, and maintenance of automated tests.

When we hear the phrase “Automation Tool”, the major considerations that come to mind with regards to our tests include:

  • Authoring and Execution
  • Stability
  • Reusability
  • Extensibility
  • Maintenance
  • Troubleshooting
  • Reporting
  • CI/CD Integration

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Ranorex Test Suite, Test Module Creation, UserCode File, Xpath, and Data Binding

Ranorex Automated Testing Tool

In the previous Ranorex part 1 tutorial, we discussed the basic components of Ranorex Studio. Ranorex Studio offers a wide range of tools to make automation testing an easier one.

However, Ranorex is considered to be an important automation testing tool with excellent features in it. It is very simple and easy to use Ranorex. Let’s dive deep into other factors involved in Ranorex.

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Ranorex Tutorial: A Powerful Desktop, Web, and Mobile Automation Testing Tool

Ranorex Introduction

This is Ranorex Hands-on Tutorial #1 (Click here for Tutorial #2).

Ranorex is a powerful test automation tool for everyone, including non-coders, to record automation tests step-by-step for desktop, web and mobile applications.

Maintaining software quality is an important goal for any software system. In today’s world, everything is expected to be fast and efficient enough. The time crunch is seen almost everywhere. In such cases, manual testing does not seem to yield much results, this is where test automation comes into the picture. 

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How to Mock and Simulate JMS IBM WebSphere MQ with Traffic Parrot [Hands on Review]

WebSphere MQ with Traffic Parrot

Traffic Parrot, a service virtualization tool, hands-on Review Tutorial:

Traffic Parrot reduces software testing costs and help testers deliver the product faster by using service virtualization, a practice also known as mocking or simulating APIs.

Mocking and simulating are important techniques that can help us in testing our applications in isolation.

Testing in isolation means moving away from the complex test scenarios and involving multiple applications to the scenarios that focus only on the application that we are actually testing. 

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Test Data Management Using Data Pool Feature in IBM Rational Quality Manager

IBM RQM Test Data Management

Usage of Data pool in IBM Rational Quality Manager offers certain specific features for test data, which in turn helps to manage data in a much more effective way.

In my previous IBM Rational Quality Manager tutorial, we came to know how the tool can be used for day to day test management activities including manual testing.

In this tutorial, we will learn how manual testing feature can be extended to use Test Data feature using data pools.  Test data is all about using multiple values which will act as input to the test script during its execution. 

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IBM UrbanCode Deploy for Application Deployment Automation (JBoss Application Server)

Application Deployment Automation

This tutorial will educate you about Application Deployment Automation without any manual intervention using IBM UrbanCode Deploy (JBoss Application Server).

All the 12 steps involved in the process along with the tools are explained here in detail with clear screenshots for your easy and better understanding.

NOTE: This tutorial has many images so allow it to load properly. 

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IBM Rational Jazz Source Control and Build Management Tool Tutorial

IBM RTC Jazz Source Control & Build Management

The Jazz Source Control is a repository in RTC, which can hold the source code and any other artifacts like documents or HTML files or any text files. And Jazz source control management comprises of several components like component, changeset, stream, repository workspace etc.

In this tutorial, we will learn more about the components and functions of Jazz Source control along with Build Management module of RTC. 

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IBM Rational Team Concert Advanced Work Item Customization

IBM RTC Advanced Work Item Customization

This tutorial – IBM Rational Team Concert Advanced Work Item Customization“, completely explains about customization according to the user need thereby defining the possibilities of customizing work item, editor presentation, and work item attributes.

=> Read IBM Ration Team Concert Defect Management Tutorial #1 here.

For work item customization we have used Eclipse (Luna Version) interface with the RTC P2 Plugin. Meanwhile, step by step screenshot has been added to this tutorial for your easy and clear understanding. 

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