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Xray v3.1. What’s new?

Xray v3.0 came out about 3 months ago and now, we announce the Xray v3.1 release, a minor, yet quite significant, release focused on performance improvements in several areas, Test Run notifications, better navigability and enhanced UX. Xray v3.1 also further improves the Test Repository and the Test Plan Board, introduced with Xray v3.0. But there is much … Continued


Top 3 Software Testing Trends: 2018 and Beyond

It seems like yesterday was January and today is already March. What happened to February? Time is flying by and business is changing at the same speed. These are exciting times for anyone in IT. Software testers, in particular, will have new challenges! So, what can we expect not just in 2018 but in the coming … Continued

Implement Continuous Integration easily with TeamCity and Xray

Every now and then, customers ask us for additional support for new CI tools. Currently, Xray provides two free add-ons for Bamboo and Jenkins. These add-ons interact with Xray using its built-in REST API. Even if you’re not using these tools, it’s quite easy to submit your automated test results from other tools, including TeamCity. … Continued

Xray Story

Last November 28, Xpand IT took center stage at the TESTING Portugal Conference in Lisbon to share the story behind the creation of Xray and its impressive rise to become the company’s top-selling Test Management App for Jira.   1. History The story dates back to 2012: PT (Portugal Telecom, now Altice Labs) needed a … Continued

5 Tips for Using Test Sets

A Test Set is a way to logically group Tests. Basically, it is a list of Tests and is the basis for Test organisation in Xray. Have you discovered its full potential? 1. Requirements coverage You can cover your requirements with Tests by linking them using the “tested by” issue link. You can do the … Continued

Xray v2.3 – Sneak Peek

Xray v2.2 came out about one month ago and now, we are about to release Xray v2.3, a minor release focused on improvements that will address some of the needs you have reported to us. With Xray v2.3, you will find: New Test Runs Report New Test Runs List gadget Export metric-oriented reports to CSV … Continued