University of Sydney is one of the world’s leading university providing graduation, post-graduation and doctorate courses.
They use QMetry Test Management for testing their student administration system (SITS). They have a team of QA engineers headed by a test manager responsible for testing of all projects related to SITS.
Their legacy test management tool had a cumbersome and heavyweight platform.
Tool required specialized operational resources and high licensing costs.
Was prohibitively expensive to maintain, also required support personnel expense.
Existing tool reached end of support from vendor, requiring a costly upgrade.
Provided Bi-directional integration with JIRA and helped them migrate from their legacy test management tool to become more Agile in their testing practices.
QMetry’s integration with defect-tracking and test automation systems helped them manage a world-class student administration system, reducing cost overheads.
Bi-directional integration with JIRA for tracking defects.
Light-weight tool integrated well into automation systems.
SaaS-based offering reduced operational overheads and risks.
High quality software and 50% reduction in total cost of ownership.
“We are extremely happy with pace of innovation at QMetry Test Manager (Now Qmetry Test Management). They are speedy with delivering enhancements and bug fixes via patches. If QMetry Test Manager went away it would greatly disrupt every aspect of our testing process. It is doubtful that we could achieve the same level of testing efficiencies at this cost with any other tool. “
JAMES STEWARD, Project Manager
University of Sydney