Zephyr Announces ZAPI Add-On in the Cloud to Enable Continuous Software Testing

Enhanced test execution, new query language and REST APIs advances DevOps testing

News Summary

(NEWARK, Calif. – January 19, 2016)Zephyr, a leading industry provider of test management software, today announces the release of ZAPI in the Cloud. This new release and deployment delivers requests on the JIRA platform to integrate automation and continuous integration tools. Zephyr for JIRA is used by more than 10,000 customers in 100 countries to manage quality assurance processes and produce high quality software efficiently and on time.

Additional release details include:

  • Further advancing its leadership as the top grossing testing add-on in the Atlassian Marketplace, Zephyr for JIRA takes test management to the next level, now supporting ZAPI deployments in the cloud

  • ZAPI is a Zephyr for JIRA add-on that allows access to Zephyr’s testing data, including the ability to view and upload data programmatically

  • ZAPI allows access to Zephyr for JIRA to read/write testing-related data via REST APIs. This can be used to query test cycles, fetch tests and test cycles, update test results, create new tests, and more

  • Integrate to any automation and/or continuous integration tools with well documented and supported REST APIs

"We take our customers’ requests seriously, and we’re committed to delivering the best testing products that complement our Atlassian tools,” said Hamesh Chawla, VP of Engineering for Zephyr. “As teams continue with their Agile and DevOps transformations, seamless integrations will play a key role in enabling the flow of data across systems for continuous testing."

The combination of Zephyr for JIRA and ZAPI creates endless testing possibilities for project teams in the cloud, giving users enhanced abilities to execute tests in a free form way and leverage the REST APIs to unify testing data across multiple systems.

ZAPI is available on the Atlassian Marketplace and requires Zephyr for JIRA to be installed. Pricing starts as low as ten dollars per year. To watch a live demo of ZAPI in the Cloud in action, join our webinar. Or visit www.getzephyr.com to learn more about Zephyr products and services.

About Zephyr

Zephyr is a leading provider of on-demand, real-time enterprise test management solutions, offering innovative applications, seamless integrations and unparalleled, real-time visibility into the quality and status of software projects. Zephyr products are the fastest growing agile test management products in the world, with more than 10,000 global customers in 100 countries. The company’s feature-rich products address today’s dynamic and global needs across a variety of industries including finance, healthcare, media, mobile, IT services and enterprise software. Zephyr is headquartered in Newark, Calf. with offices in Europe and India. For more information, please visit www.getzephyr.com.

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