The following new features and enhancements are introduced in VERA 2022.1 release:
VERA now provides the ability to exclude the Test Run author (or testers) from approving runs. This is in addition to the author exclusion feature delivered in the 2021.4 release.
The Author field is configurable. For example, Actual Testers, Route Owner, or a field in the run.
The Author field can be a list of authors or testers
All authors in the Author field will be excluded from Approval if the route is configured for prevent Author Approval.
Email notifications are suppressed for authors if Author Exclusion is enabled for the route.
Figure: If there are multiple authors (or testers on a run Authors is link to view individual authors (or testers)
Figure: Authors (or Testers) are displayed when the Authors link is clicked
Improved the processing of large Jira and qTest records. Update the route for approval process to update the qTest VERA Approval Route field when the record is received by VERA.
Figure: VERA Approval Route is updated with a VERA message when the record is received and VERA begins processing the record.
Figure: the Approval Route is displayed in the VERA Approval Route field when VERA finishes processing the record
Figure: prevent authors (or testers) from approving their own test run
Figure: fields with embedded images now include links to download the images
Figure: VERA Jira App in Jira Cloud "New View"
Various defect fixes to the Web Portal and API Server.
View the Release Notes for more information: