Version 9

Applies to Zephyr Scale Server/Data Center 9.1, last modified on February 03, 2023

This topic contains descriptions of new features and bug fixes for Zephyr Scale Server/Data Center. The most recent changes are listed at the top of the page.

If you are manually downloading the archive from the Atlassian Marketplace, make sure to download the Zephyr Scale version that is compatible with your Jira:

  • Versions 9.0.0 is compatible with Jira 8.x.

    Versions 9.1.x and above are compatible with Jira 8.x and later (including Jira 9.0).

    Versions 9.x.x and above do not support Jira 7.x anymore.

9.10.0 - January 26, 2023

  • Compatible with Jira 8.x and later (including Jira 9.6.0)

Improvements

  • We improved the performance of the "Test execution results by component" report.

  • Server to Cloud migration improvements.

Bug fixes

  • Now you can retrieve issue links for test cases via our REST API endpoint GET `/testcase/search`

  • Now you can retrieve issue links for test cases via our REST API endpoint GET `/testcase/{testCaseKey}`

  • Now after update in bulk, Coverage(Issues) for test cases changes are logged into the test case history properly.

  • We fixed "Test execution results by test plan" logic. Now it groups test executions by status Name and Key.

  • Now you can export test cases to XML with custom fields with no issues.

  • Now you can see Jira Versions for previous test executions in the Test Player.

  • Now you can import test cases with Issue Links using "Import from other projects" feature.

9.9.0 - December 1, 2022

  • Compatible with Jira 8.x and later.

Improvements

  • We revamped the Test Case library with a more intuitive UI and improved performance.

  • We revamped the following interfaces

    1. Import from Project interface
    2. Import from file interface
  • We removed the options to import test cases from Xray, QAComplete, TestLink, and TestRail.
  • We introduced a new modal for the "Call to test" feature.
  • We improved the steps to enable Zephyr Scale for a new project. You can enable the application by clicking the "Enable" button.
  • We enhanced the performance of the "Test execution results by test plan" report.

Bug fixes

  • Now, you can create issue links via Public REST API.

  • After you remove the test case parameter included in the call to test function, you can clone, export, edit, and start a new execution of the current test case.
  • Now, you can link issues to your test cases with bulk edit.

9.8.0 - November 4, 2022

  • Compatible with Jira 8.x and later (including Jira 9.3).

Improvements

  • We changed options number available for users inside the "Import From File" feature.

  • We improved the performance of Server to Cloud migration.

Bug fixes

  • Test Cases count inside the Test Player works correctly. Now it displays an accurate test cases number inside the test cycle.

9.7.0 - October 12, 2022

  • Compatible with Jira 8.x and later (including Jira 9.2).

Improvements

  • Server to Cloud migration improvements.

Bug fixes

  • There is no longer an issue with updating the last execution correctly via public REST API, when the test case has a script of BDD type.

9.6.0 - October 6, 2022

  • Compatible with Jira 8.x and later (including Jira 9.2).

Improvements

  • We did Server to Cloud migration improvements.

Bug fixes

  • All users can now switch projects from within Zephyr Scale.

  • There is no longer an issue with exporting test cases that have a web or Confluence link attached.

  • Saved filters now work correctly for the Test Case library.

9.5.0 - September 21, 2022

  • Compatible with Jira 8.x and later (including Jira 9.2).

Improvements

  • We improved the performance of Server to Cloud migration.

  • We also introduced security enhancements.

9.4.0 - September 14, 2022

  • Compatible with Jira 8.x and later (including Jira 9.2).

Improvements

  • Server to Cloud migration improvements.

Bug fixes

  • Some users were facing issues with generating "Test Execution Results Impacted by Issues" report.

9.3.0 - August 31, 2022

  • Compatible with Jira 8.x and later (including Jira 9.0).

Improvements

  • Server to Cloud migration improvements.

Bug fixes

  • In some cases, the test cases change history had incorrect order.

  • Editing issue links for test cases in bulk was not possible.

9.2.0 - August 9, 2022

  • Compatible with Jira 8.x and later (including Jira 9.0).

Improvements

  • Documentation updates.

  • Server to Cloud migration improvements.

Bug fixes

  • In some cases it was not possible to save a Test Case with a BDD Test Script.

  • Some users were not able to delete Test Cycles with comments.

9.1.0 - June 30, 2022

  • Compatible with Jira 8.x and later (including Jira 9.0).

Bug fixes

  • The endpoint /project was not working properly.

  • It was impossible to save folders with a name longer than 255 characters.

  • The test execution results (summary) report was not generated properly when using an iteration condition in the custom query.

  • Confluence links included in the traceability report were not redirecting to the confluence page.

  • The zephyr Scale project selector was hidden in deactivated project.

  • Grouping and ordering by status was not properly working in the test cycle library.

  • The configuration page was accessible even if the user was missing the corresponding permission .

  • Adding multiple attachments at once to a test case was not working.

  • Cloning test cases with missing mandatory fields was not properly working.

9.0.0 - June 9, 2022

  • Compatible with Jira 8.x.

Improvements

  • Continuing a long-term effort to make your experience with Zephyr Scale faster and more intuitive, we released a redesigned navigation header. While the capabilities remain similar, we believe that it is more intuitive for our users (and better looking).

    New header

    Click the image to enlarge it.

Bug fixes

  • Component values were not displayed in the "Details" section of the Test Player.

  • When updating a bdd script in the test players, the existing steps links (attachments, issues, and comments) were not available anymore.

  • Filter by status in the test cycle and test plan library was not working when using Jira in a different language than English.

  • Users were not able to search for Test Cases from a different project when adding test cases to a test cycle.

  • It was not possible to update issueLinks and testRuns in test plans using the API.

  • The value of the iteration column was always empty in the test cycle library.

  • The JQL hasAnyLastTestResults("Not Executed") function was not retrieving executions that have not been manually affected with the “Not executed” status after the execution’s creation.

  • It was not possible to save a test cycle with a name longer than 255 characters.

See Also

Zephyr Scale Server/Data Center Release Notes

Highlight search results