Healthland – Managing QA in an Agile Development Processes with JIRA

Managing QA in an Agile Development Processes with JIRA

Case Study Overview

Healthland, a leading healthcare service provider has been serving the healthcare market for nearly 30 years. It has grown into nationwide provider of comprehensive healthcare information systems for rural and critical access hospitals. QMetry provided them an affordable and feature-rich test management tool that would fit in with their Agile software development methodology along with JIRA integration capabilities.

Words from the Client

Candidly, I don’t know how we would carry out testing without QMetry Test Management. We would be in a world of hurt and would regress back to a scenario of ad-hoc and undefined testing.
ANNE FRAZER
Director of Quality Assurance
Healthland

The Challenges

Dissatisfaction among customers with the quality and reliability of the product

QA team was dissatisfied with limited capabilities of tool used– SmartPlanner

Inconsistent QA process across offices for test management in chosen platforms

Lack of formal processes and need for an Agile solution for robust testing

Our Approach

Provided distributed teams with an affordable, feature rich solution to formalize processes and set up a robust testing framework for Healthland products.

Ability to work with Agile development methodologies, open API to Perl integration, quality-defining outcomes like finding latent bugs in previous releases.

QMetry Test Management facilitated the integration with their defect tracking tool, JIRA, provided data portability capabilities and enhanced flexibility.

Our solution offers industry-grade features for the health sector.
Quick and easy adoption process; nomenclature to include Agile terminology.
Set up an in-depth test strategy, retaining the order of test cases.
Implemented a budget-friendly solution that met all the criteria.