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Professional Software Testing Using Visual Studio 2019

Learn the contemporary testing principles and practices used by agile teams to deliver high-quality increments of software on regular iterations by leveraging the tools found in Visual Studio, Azure DevOps Services, and more.

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Dates
Mode
Location
Event
Venue
Sep 29Oct 01, 2019
Virtual Classroom
Anaheim
Anywhere
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Description
  • Learn practical steps to reduce quality issues and meet release dates and budgets 
  • Shift your testing activities left to find bugs sooner
  • Improve collaboration between the developers and testers
  • Get hands-on experience with Visual Studio 2019, Azure DevOps Services, and common marketplace tools. 
 
Through a combination of lecture, demonstrations, and team-based exercises, learn to deliver high-quality increments of software on regular iterations using the tools found in Visual Studio, Azure DevOps Services, and the community marketplace. This three-day course provides students with practical software testing techniques and technical skills, as well as exposure to Test-Driven Development (TDD), Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD), Test Impact Analysis, Continuous Integration (CI), and more. 
 
Understand and practice development testing acceptance testing, and exploratory testing. Create automated acceptance tests in Visual Studio, use SpecFlow to automate acceptance testing, and learn to use Microsoft Test Runner. Learn to plan and track work, manage test cases, and more utilizing Azure DevOps Services and associated tools. 
 
Who Should Attend
This course is appropriate for all members of a software development team, especially those performing testing activities. This course also provides value for non-testers (developers, designers, managers, etc.) who want a better understanding of what agile software testing involves.
 
Questions? 929.777.8102 [email protected]
Course Outline
Agile Software Testing
Overview of agile software development
The agile tester and agile testing practices
Different types of testing
Introduction to Azure DevOps Services
Agile requirements and acceptance criteria
Creating, organizing, and managing a backlog
 
Planning and Tracking Quality
Defining quality software
Introduction to Azure Boards
Forecasting and planning a sprint
Introduction to Azure Test Plans
Organizing testing using test plans and suites
Creating and managing test cases
Leveraging parameters and shared steps
Importing and exporting test artifacts
Triaging and reporting bugs
 
Development Tests
Introduction to development tests
Unit testing in Visual Studio
Data-driven unit tests
Analyzing code coverage
Practicing Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Concurrent testing (Live Unit Testing and NCrunch)
 
Acceptance Tests
Introduction to acceptance tests
Acceptance criteria and definition of “done”
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Using SpecFlow to automate acceptance testing
Using Selenium for web UI testing
Using Appium for desktop UI testing
Manually testing web and desktop applications
Performance testing and load testing
 
Exploratory Tests
Introduction to exploratory tests
Using the Microsoft Test & Feedback extension
Connected mode vs. standalone mode
Exploring work items
Capturing rich data during an exploratory session
Exploratory testing “tours”
Requesting and providing stakeholder feedback
 
Build and Release Testing
Introduction to Azure Pipelines
Automated builds using build pipelines
Running automated tests in the pipeline
Practicing Continuous Integration (CI)
Leveraging Test Impact Analysis
Automated releases using release pipelines
Creating, deploying, and testing a release
Viewing and managing a deployment
 
Reporting
Agile metrics that matter
Configuring alerts and notifications
Using the Microsoft Analytics extension
Ad-hoc reporting using Excel and Power BI
Querying data using the REST API
 
Delivering Quality Software
Understanding and avoiding technical debt
Detecting and measuring technical debt
Defining and obeying a definition of "done"
Overcoming dysfunctional team behaviors
Becoming a high-performance team
Case studies
 
Dates
Mode
Location
Event
Venue
Sep 29Oct 01, 2019
Virtual Classroom
Anaheim
Anywhere
Price: $1,995 USD
Course Duration: 3 Days
Ways to Save

Groups Save Up to 20%

Have a group and want to save more? Groups always save with Coveros Training! Groups of 3–5 save 10% on Public and Live Virtual training, and groups of 6 or more save 20%. Group discounts are automatically applied when registering multiple attendees with the same initial path. For groups choosing a mix of classes, contact our Client Support Group at 929.777.8102 or email [email protected].

Description
  • Learn practical steps to reduce quality issues and meet release dates and budgets 
  • Shift your testing activities left to find bugs sooner
  • Improve collaboration between the developers and testers
  • Get hands-on experience with Visual Studio 2019, Azure DevOps Services, and common marketplace tools. 
 
Through a combination of lecture, demonstrations, and team-based exercises, learn to deliver high-quality increments of software on regular iterations using the tools found in Visual Studio, Azure DevOps Services, and the community marketplace. This three-day course provides students with practical software testing techniques and technical skills, as well as exposure to Test-Driven Development (TDD), Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD), Test Impact Analysis, Continuous Integration (CI), and more. 
 
Understand and practice development testing acceptance testing, and exploratory testing. Create automated acceptance tests in Visual Studio, use SpecFlow to automate acceptance testing, and learn to use Microsoft Test Runner. Learn to plan and track work, manage test cases, and more utilizing Azure DevOps Services and associated tools. 
 
Who Should Attend
This course is appropriate for all members of a software development team, especially those performing testing activities. This course also provides value for non-testers (developers, designers, managers, etc.) who want a better understanding of what agile software testing involves.
 
Questions? 929.777.8102 [email protected]
Course Outline
Agile Software Testing
Overview of agile software development
The agile tester and agile testing practices
Different types of testing
Introduction to Azure DevOps Services
Agile requirements and acceptance criteria
Creating, organizing, and managing a backlog
 
Planning and Tracking Quality
Defining quality software
Introduction to Azure Boards
Forecasting and planning a sprint
Introduction to Azure Test Plans
Organizing testing using test plans and suites
Creating and managing test cases
Leveraging parameters and shared steps
Importing and exporting test artifacts
Triaging and reporting bugs
 
Development Tests
Introduction to development tests
Unit testing in Visual Studio
Data-driven unit tests
Analyzing code coverage
Practicing Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Concurrent testing (Live Unit Testing and NCrunch)
 
Acceptance Tests
Introduction to acceptance tests
Acceptance criteria and definition of “done”
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Using SpecFlow to automate acceptance testing
Using Selenium for web UI testing
Using Appium for desktop UI testing
Manually testing web and desktop applications
Performance testing and load testing
 
Exploratory Tests
Introduction to exploratory tests
Using the Microsoft Test & Feedback extension
Connected mode vs. standalone mode
Exploring work items
Capturing rich data during an exploratory session
Exploratory testing “tours”
Requesting and providing stakeholder feedback
 
Build and Release Testing
Introduction to Azure Pipelines
Automated builds using build pipelines
Running automated tests in the pipeline
Practicing Continuous Integration (CI)
Leveraging Test Impact Analysis
Automated releases using release pipelines
Creating, deploying, and testing a release
Viewing and managing a deployment
 
Reporting
Agile metrics that matter
Configuring alerts and notifications
Using the Microsoft Analytics extension
Ad-hoc reporting using Excel and Power BI
Querying data using the REST API
 
Delivering Quality Software
Understanding and avoiding technical debt
Detecting and measuring technical debt
Defining and obeying a definition of "done"
Overcoming dysfunctional team behaviors
Becoming a high-performance team
Case studies
 
Class Schedule
Sign-In/Registration 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
Morning Session 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Lunch 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Times represent the typical daily schedule. Please confirm your schedule at registration.
Class Fee Includes
• Tuition
• Course notebook
• Continental breakfasts and refreshment breaks
• Lunches
• Letter of completion
Instructors

Don't see a date that fits your schedule? Contact us for scheduling options at 929.777.8102


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Description
  • Learn practical steps to reduce quality issues and meet release dates and budgets 
  • Shift your testing activities left to find bugs sooner
  • Improve collaboration between the developers and testers
  • Get hands-on experience with Visual Studio 2019, Azure DevOps Services, and common marketplace tools. 
 
Through a combination of lecture, demonstrations, and team-based exercises, learn to deliver high-quality increments of software on regular iterations using the tools found in Visual Studio, Azure DevOps Services, and the community marketplace. This three-day course provides students with practical software testing techniques and technical skills, as well as exposure to Test-Driven Development (TDD), Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD), Test Impact Analysis, Continuous Integration (CI), and more. 
 
Understand and practice development testing acceptance testing, and exploratory testing. Create automated acceptance tests in Visual Studio, use SpecFlow to automate acceptance testing, and learn to use Microsoft Test Runner. Learn to plan and track work, manage test cases, and more utilizing Azure DevOps Services and associated tools. 
 
Who Should Attend
This course is appropriate for all members of a software development team, especially those performing testing activities. This course also provides value for non-testers (developers, designers, managers, etc.) who want a better understanding of what agile software testing involves.
 
Questions? 929.777.8102 [email protected]
Course Outline
Agile Software Testing
Overview of agile software development
The agile tester and agile testing practices
Different types of testing
Introduction to Azure DevOps Services
Agile requirements and acceptance criteria
Creating, organizing, and managing a backlog
 
Planning and Tracking Quality
Defining quality software
Introduction to Azure Boards
Forecasting and planning a sprint
Introduction to Azure Test Plans
Organizing testing using test plans and suites
Creating and managing test cases
Leveraging parameters and shared steps
Importing and exporting test artifacts
Triaging and reporting bugs
 
Development Tests
Introduction to development tests
Unit testing in Visual Studio
Data-driven unit tests
Analyzing code coverage
Practicing Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Concurrent testing (Live Unit Testing and NCrunch)
 
Acceptance Tests
Introduction to acceptance tests
Acceptance criteria and definition of “done”
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Using SpecFlow to automate acceptance testing
Using Selenium for web UI testing
Using Appium for desktop UI testing
Manually testing web and desktop applications
Performance testing and load testing
 
Exploratory Tests
Introduction to exploratory tests
Using the Microsoft Test & Feedback extension
Connected mode vs. standalone mode
Exploring work items
Capturing rich data during an exploratory session
Exploratory testing “tours”
Requesting and providing stakeholder feedback
 
Build and Release Testing
Introduction to Azure Pipelines
Automated builds using build pipelines
Running automated tests in the pipeline
Practicing Continuous Integration (CI)
Leveraging Test Impact Analysis
Automated releases using release pipelines
Creating, deploying, and testing a release
Viewing and managing a deployment
 
Reporting
Agile metrics that matter
Configuring alerts and notifications
Using the Microsoft Analytics extension
Ad-hoc reporting using Excel and Power BI
Querying data using the REST API
 
Delivering Quality Software
Understanding and avoiding technical debt
Detecting and measuring technical debt
Defining and obeying a definition of "done"
Overcoming dysfunctional team behaviors
Becoming a high-performance team
Case studies
 
Class Fee Includes
  • Easy course access: Attend training right from your computer and easily connect your audio via computer or phone. Easy and quick access fits todayís working style and eliminates expensive travel and long days in the classroom.
  • Live, expert instruction: Instructors are sought-after practitioners, highly-experienced in the industry who deliver a professional learning experience in real-time.
  • Valuable course materials: Courses cover the same professional content as our classroom training, and students have direct access to valuable materials.
  • Rich virtual learning environment: A variety of tools are built in to the learning platform to engage learners through dynamic delivery and to facilitate a multi-directional flow of information.
  • Hands-on exercises: An essential component to any learning experience is applying what you have learned. Using the latest technology, your instructor can provide hands-on exercises, group activities, and breakout sessions.
  • Real-time communication: Communicate real-time directly with the instructor. Ask questions, provide comments, and participate in the class discussions.
  • Peer interaction: Networking with peers has always been a valuable part of any classroom training. Live Virtual training gives you the opportunity to interact with and learn from the other attendees during breakout sessions, course lecture, and Q&A.
  • Convenient schedule: Course instruction is divided into modules no longer than four hours per day. This schedule makes it easy to get the training you need without taking days out of the office and setting aside projects.
  • Small class size: Live Virtual courses are limited in small class size to ensure an opportunity for personal interaction.
Instructors

Don't see a date that fits your schedule? Contact us for scheduling options at 929.777.8102


Course Duration: 2 Days
Ways to Save

Train Your Team at Your Location and Save

Bring any course to your location for team training. On-Site Training is both cost-effective and convenient for your team of six or more. Get a no-obligation quote and details about how easy it is to bring an on-site training course to your location. Call our On-Site Training Advocate at 929.777.8102, or email [email protected].

Description
  • Learn practical steps to reduce quality issues and meet release dates and budgets 
  • Shift your testing activities left to find bugs sooner
  • Improve collaboration between the developers and testers
  • Get hands-on experience with Visual Studio 2019, Azure DevOps Services, and common marketplace tools. 
 
Through a combination of lecture, demonstrations, and team-based exercises, learn to deliver high-quality increments of software on regular iterations using the tools found in Visual Studio, Azure DevOps Services, and the community marketplace. This three-day course provides students with practical software testing techniques and technical skills, as well as exposure to Test-Driven Development (TDD), Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD), Test Impact Analysis, Continuous Integration (CI), and more. 
 
Understand and practice development testing acceptance testing, and exploratory testing. Create automated acceptance tests in Visual Studio, use SpecFlow to automate acceptance testing, and learn to use Microsoft Test Runner. Learn to plan and track work, manage test cases, and more utilizing Azure DevOps Services and associated tools. 
 
Who Should Attend
This course is appropriate for all members of a software development team, especially those performing testing activities. This course also provides value for non-testers (developers, designers, managers, etc.) who want a better understanding of what agile software testing involves.
 
Questions? 929.777.8102 [email protected]
Course Outline
Agile Software Testing
Overview of agile software development
The agile tester and agile testing practices
Different types of testing
Introduction to Azure DevOps Services
Agile requirements and acceptance criteria
Creating, organizing, and managing a backlog
 
Planning and Tracking Quality
Defining quality software
Introduction to Azure Boards
Forecasting and planning a sprint
Introduction to Azure Test Plans
Organizing testing using test plans and suites
Creating and managing test cases
Leveraging parameters and shared steps
Importing and exporting test artifacts
Triaging and reporting bugs
 
Development Tests
Introduction to development tests
Unit testing in Visual Studio
Data-driven unit tests
Analyzing code coverage
Practicing Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Concurrent testing (Live Unit Testing and NCrunch)
 
Acceptance Tests
Introduction to acceptance tests
Acceptance criteria and definition of “done”
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Using SpecFlow to automate acceptance testing
Using Selenium for web UI testing
Using Appium for desktop UI testing
Manually testing web and desktop applications
Performance testing and load testing
 
Exploratory Tests
Introduction to exploratory tests
Using the Microsoft Test & Feedback extension
Connected mode vs. standalone mode
Exploring work items
Capturing rich data during an exploratory session
Exploratory testing “tours”
Requesting and providing stakeholder feedback
 
Build and Release Testing
Introduction to Azure Pipelines
Automated builds using build pipelines
Running automated tests in the pipeline
Practicing Continuous Integration (CI)
Leveraging Test Impact Analysis
Automated releases using release pipelines
Creating, deploying, and testing a release
Viewing and managing a deployment
 
Reporting
Agile metrics that matter
Configuring alerts and notifications
Using the Microsoft Analytics extension
Ad-hoc reporting using Excel and Power BI
Querying data using the REST API
 
Delivering Quality Software
Understanding and avoiding technical debt
Detecting and measuring technical debt
Defining and obeying a definition of "done"
Overcoming dysfunctional team behaviors
Becoming a high-performance team
Case studies
 
Class Schedule
Sign-In/Registration 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
Morning Session 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Lunch 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Times represent the typical daily schedule. Please confirm your schedule at registration.
Class Fee Includes
• Tuition
• Course notebook
• Letter of completion
Instructors

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