Automated Testing for Tableau
Easy and efficient BI testing with Kinesis CI, so that you can always trust your Tableau dashboards.
Publishing and Migrating with Changing Data Source Connections, True Continuous Delivery
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What is Kinesis CI?
Kinesis is a test framework that adds automated testing and continuous integration capability to your Tableau Server.
We produce quality automated testing tools for BI developers and analysts to save time and effort and reduce the high costs of repetitive manual testing, by shortening your BI development cycle and increasing reliability of your BI dashboards.
Kinesis CI is a highly modular and flexible tool to cover your BI testing needs from A to Z.
Deployment & Compatibility
Design test cases locally, run it with OS task schedulers or integrate it with the CI server of your choice
Compatible with main operating systems
Version Control & Continuous Integration
Compatible with main version control and continuous integration tools (Git, Subversion, Jenkins, TeamCity)
Compatible with all database solutions with a JDBC driver
Continuous Integration for Business Intelligence
Automated testing is key to increase productivity, eliminate regressions and maintain high quality of reports.
Our test tool can be integrated with continuous integration services to make testing integral part of your development workflow.
Test Driven Business Intelligence
Testing Should be Part of Your BI Software Development Lifecycle
Modern software development requires automated testing
In most areas of software development, adopting CI and other agile methodologies have changed the way people test. Development teams are required to do more testing, faster and more often.
Testing is done earlier in the development lifecycle and the focus is on automated testing as developers try to move away from manual testing.
Business Intelligence testing creates unique challenges
Testing Data Warehouse/Business Intelligence (DW/BI) applications is different from testing traditional transactional applications as it requires data-centric testing approach and you need to work with third party BI tools. The volume, variety and complexity of the data make it difficult to create robust test cases and specialized skills are required to execute data validation and verification process.
Evolve your BI project to Agile
- Performance/ Stress Testing
- Testing BI Software Upgrades
- Regression Testing
- Integration Testing
Automating previously manual tests
- Functional Testing
- Version Control
- Functional Testing
- Unit Testing
Test Driven Development
Integration with Company Standard Software Development Tools
Blog and News
Note that Performance Testing is not compatible with Single Sign-On. To conduct Performance Testing on your Tableau Server you’ll need to turn off SSO for the time of testing
Tests can be executed either directly from the Designer interface or using the Kinesis command line tool. If you want to implement Functional Tests on your Tableau server, download the […]
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If you require software support, please note to use Kinesis CI out of the box, plain vanilla Tableau Server installation is supported. For any custom Tableau installation, SSO, custom login or to fit enterprise IT implementations, initial setup may be required, that will be subject to an additional consulting arrangement and require the involvement of your internal Tableau Server admin