Microservices: The Legos of Applications

July 11, 2017 | Posted by: Rajesh Thampi

Think of a computer application as a bunch of Lego blocks. Many of the blocks are interchangeable, allowing you to build whatever you want. But some of the blocks are more specialized. Little people. Steering wheels. A pirate flag. Regardless…

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The Pros and Cons of Moving to the Cloud

July 5, 2017 | Posted by: Ramesh Maturu

  Is your company moving more of the IT function to the cloud? If not, you’re likely out of step with peer and competitor companies. Moving IT resources to the cloud can help your company better track costs and maintain…

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Dedicated vs. Matrix – Which Organizational Structure is Right for Your QA Organization?

June 30, 2017 | Posted by: Carl Johanson

As companies grow, it becomes increasingly important to ensure that tasks and the people who perform them are organized in the right manner. Even the most skilled of workers tend to perform poorly when they aren’t directed as to where…

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Proactive Profiling: Beyond the Password

June 22, 2017 | Posted by: Rajesh Thampi

Regardless of whether you’re a tech entrepreneur, the average Joe or somebody between these extremes, you suffer from password frustration. We all do. It seems like every website we visit, every item we buy, every business we study wants us…

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Using Hadoop for a Successful Big Data Testing Strategy

June 21, 2017 | Posted by: Carl Johanson

In a world that produces more than 2.5 quintillion bytes of data per day, it is not a matter of ’if’ but ’when’ a software firm will have to face an assignment involving enormous datasets or “Big Data”. Along with…

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Top 5 Design Practices for Building Effective Dashboards

June 15, 2017 | Posted by: Ritesh Koul

Modern Business Intelligence (BI) solutions such as Tableau and Qlik have brought vast levels of customization to the table. Yet, while most users appreciate the ability to design their own dashboards, the allure of convenience means that a majority of…

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4 Keys to Approach Omnichannel in a Pragmatic Fashion

June 7, 2017 | Posted by: Ramesh Maturu

Not all apps are created equal. Nor are all sales channels. Omnichannel interaction with customers should be part of your company’s digital transformation efforts, creating touchpoints at the intersections between customer wants and needs and your company’s products and services.…

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How To Measure Real Success in a Project

June 6, 2017 | Posted by: Ramesh Maturu

For any project-based business, measuring the success of a project is essential as it gives an opportunity to assess the strengths, flaws, and potential areas of improvement. Accurately measuring success helps in an effective execution of current and future projects…

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Do you always find yourself looking for better ways to test?

May 23, 2017 | Posted by: Carl Johanson

Conventional testing methodologies are often sufficient to ensure high quality standards in the application under testing (AUT). However, there are often development-firms that give QA precedence over all else – this may be either due to their corporate principles or…

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Challenges of Interactive Voice Response (IVR) Systems Testing

May 12, 2017 | Posted by: Raj Kasu

Testing IVR systems is a crucial part of the IVR design process and ensures that customers/users get high quality assistance with minimal requirement for human assistance. The testing process includes testing system functionality as well as testing the system’s performance…

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