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Last updated Aug 13, 2020

Traceability

This chapter provides information on how to use traceability.

Traceability matrix presents correlation between any two baselined requirement types using many-to-many relationship comparison. You can define which types of links will be displayed in traceability matrix.

Steps

To create a traceability matrix:

  1. Navigate to Jira > Test Management.
  2. In the Reports section, click Traceability.
    Go to traceability matrix with Requirements and Test Management for Jira app
    Go to traceability matrix with Requirements and Test Management for Jira app

  3. Choose projects.
    Note
    Select RTM project from drop down list or use Advanced to search for another test repository project.

  4. Choose types of requirements X-axis (columns) and Y-axis (rows).
    Info
    Use JQL query to select issues by clicking on Advanced.

  5. Click Generate.
    Set traceability matrix configuration with Requirements and Test Management for Jira app
    Set traceability matrix configuration with Requirements and Test Management for Jira app

Result

Traceability matrix with relations has been created.

Traceability matrix with Requirements and Test Management for Jira app
Traceability matrix with Requirements and Test Management for Jira app

Tip
  • Hover over the link icon in Traceability matrix to see a type of relation in tooltip. Click on the target issue key in the table to view the issue.
  • You can export traceability matrix to .pdf or .csv file by clicking on Export icon.
  • Switch issue links toggles to on to show them in the table.
Traceability matrix with Requirements and Test Management for Jira app
Traceability matrix with Requirements and Test Management for Jira app

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