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SaaS-based Test Management
Organizations must keep up with technology and adapt their quality assurance (QA) processes for continued success. Test management isn’t optional. The proper

test tool news  and efficiency. A proper test management tool can help address several areas of concern: What to test and how does it help to address business objectives? Where we are in the testing cycle and what is the coverage? To address the change in business lifecycle, what should QA team be doing next? What are the risks and how are they being mitigated? Are we doing enough to meet customer expectations? Qmetry is a next generation test management tool that can help address these concerns and many more based on

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Software Test Tools

Tools exist to support software testing at all stages of a project. Some vendors offer an integrated suite that will support testing and development throughout a project's life, from gathering requirements to supporting the live system. Some vendors concentrate on a single part of that life cycle. The software test tools knowledge base provides functional criteria you might expect from a testing tool, the infrastructure that supports the tool, and an idea of the market position of the vendor.  

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7 Essential Steps to Security Risk Reduction


As management visionary and author Peter Drucker once said, “You can’t manage what you can’t measure.” No statement rings truer—especially when it comes to security risk reduction. By having an accurate depiction of your network, however, you can identify real-world security threats and learn how to evaluate your organization’s ability to respond to them. Find out how, with these seven essential steps.

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Enterprise Intelligence Tools Tame Business Knowledge Glut


Skila, Inc. is applying advanced eKnowedge tools to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries. It’s the kind of offering every knowledge worker wants to have.

test tool news  to arrange a pilot test to determine whether the quality of the research that Skila presents makes a positive difference to their work. We think, though, that the real proof of the product's effectiveness will come if you and your staff begin to wonder when Skila will produce the same kind of offering for IT knowledge workers. If that happens, call Skila's Marketing Department and tell them about your interest. TEC already has. Read More

When Is It Time to Re-implement?


One "universal truth" still remains with all ERP systems deployed in companies today. Change in your business model is inevitable and if you do not readjust your ERP systems to support the change, your system can (and probably will), cripple your organization.

test tool news  customers. The true litmus test to ERP success is the ability to successfully deliver goods and services to the customer, while remaining profitable, growth oriented, and efficient. Most companies overlook the obvious ways to best adapt to the changes in the market place. They listen to the advice of some pundits who preach industry best practices, when the best practice is most often what is best suited to the enterprise and its own customer base. The best time to re-implement your ERP system is now . Read More

EarthLink’s Pilot of Wireless Email via BlackBerry Handhelds


The initial Pilot test of the BlackBerry Handheld e-mail device will be limited to 500 users for a cost of $34.95 (USD) per month, including unlimited messaging and the lease cost of the wireless device.

test tool news  has begun a market test of EarthLink Airmanager, a wireless service featuring BlackBerry Internet Edition from Research In Motion Limited (NASDAQ:RIMM; TSE: RIM). The service allows EarthLink members to send and receive e-mail messages using the BlackBerry Wireless Email Solution. Market Impact The EarthLink Airmanager service will utilize Research In Motion's BlackBerry Handheld wireless device to provide the ISP's clients with the ability to retrieve and respond to e-mail, at anytime, from anywhere. Read More

So What: The Big Test of Your Positioning Strategy


Failing to ask "so what?" of a positioning statement can mean losing an opportunity to communicate what is really important to the target market, and to gain some credibility.

test tool news  What: The Big Test of Your Positioning Strategy Overview A good positioning statement needs to be important, believable, and unique or your target audience will ignore your marketing efforts. You can sum it up in two words: So what?! If this question pushes you to answer with a more compelling benefit, your first positioning statement did not make the cut. A Good Reality Check: Don't Go Out There without It Have you ever been in one of those corporate restrooms where there's a full-length mirror near Read More

TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of July 23, 2012


SOFTWARE SELECTIONS @ IMPLEMENTATIONSSeaspan selects IFS Applications to support its shipbuilding projectsIndustry tags: manufacturing “Seaspan is an association of companies primarily involved in multiple sea transportation businesses. Many such activities are project-based, which is IFS’ focus. No wonder that IFS was selected to provide an ERP system for Seaspan’s shipbuilding and repair

test tool news  as some of SAP’s latest thinking on predictive analytics. The vendor’s plan for architectural evolution from its current product set to the next generation is to operate a hybrid cloud in the interim.” — P.J. Jakovljevic, TEC Principal Analyst TEC article (Feb 2012):  SAP SCM—Stepping Out of Obscurity MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Oracle buys assets of Skire Industry tags: capital management “Although it’s not fully clear what “substantially all of the assets of Skire” means, the overall idea Read More

Case Study: Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation


Milwaukee Electric Tool, in business for 85 years, was using an electronic data interchange (EDI) solution that had been outsourced at very high cost. When the company chose a new EDI solution, the focus of the conversion was on reducing costs while improving accuracy and increasing trading partner adoption. Learn more about how the company put EDI order processing back in-house and reduced cost per order by 86 percent.

test tool news  Study: Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation Milwaukee Electric Tool, in business for 85 years, was using an electronic data interchange (EDI) solution that had been outsourced at very high cost. When the company chose a new EDI solution, the focus of the conversion was on reducing costs while improving accuracy and increasing trading partner adoption. Learn more about how the company put EDI order processing back in-house and reduced cost per order by 86 percent. Read More

TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of June 25, 2012


SOFTWARE SELECTIONSBritish cosmetics company Badgequo selects Epicor ERPIndustry tags: Manufacturing, distribution "Aggressively growing cosmetics manufacturer/distributor Badgequo is in need of corporate software to offer single-truth data, eliminate manual data re-entry, and provide full visibility into its extended supply chain. This organization is a real-life example of a small company with

test tool news  It Loses Epicor launches latest version of HCM solution at SHRM 2012 Annual Conference Industry tags: HCM, manufacturing, distribution, retail At the recently held Epicor Insights 2012 user conference, the Epicor HCM solution (formerly Spectrum HR) was hailed as a major growth engine and cross-sales opportunity to former Epicor, Activant, and Epicor Retail customers. The latest 5.7 release of Epicor HCM, available this summer, will deliver major functional improvements by setting up a global reporting Read More

Network Performance Management Comes of Age


Riverbed Cascade is a new type of tool that incorporates traffic monitoring, packet capture, and protocol analysis to provide an application-aware view of the network. Now you can see the path of applications as they traverse the network, and get a user’s eye view of availability and performance. Download this white paper from NetMedia to learn how Riverbed Cascade can help to solve your IT performance challenges.

test tool news  Performance Management Comes of Age Riverbed Cascade is a new type of tool that incorporates traffic monitoring, packet capture, and protocol analysis to provide an application-aware view of the network. Now you can see the path of applications as they traverse the network, and get a user’s eye view of availability and performance. Download this white paper from NetMedia to learn how Riverbed Cascade can help to solve your IT performance challenges. Read More

Test Framework Architecture: Data vs. Code


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ADP Releases Tool to Assess Employees' Retirement Plan Success


The HR, payroll, and benefits administration services company Automatic Data Processing, simply known as ADP, introduced ADP Plan Health Review. The application is meant to help ADP Retirement Services clients measure the retirement readiness of their employees. By using the Plan Health Review tool, sponsors may reveal the retirement readiness of their employees, as well as identify employee

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Solomon Stands the Test of Time Despite Changing Masters Part Four: Challenges and User Recommendations


Microsoft Business Solutions (MBS) announced the availability of Microsoft Business Solutions Solomon 5.5, which includes several new features and enhancements in the product's Foundation Series, Financial Series, Project Series and Service Series of modules. This part covers the vendor’s challenges and makes user recommendations.

test tool news  Stands the Test of Time Despite Changing Masters Part Four: Challenges and User Recommendations Vendor Challenges Microsoft Business Solutions Solomon , formerly Solomon IV and Microsoft Great Plains Solomon IV , is a prominent business management and e-business suite of applications for small and mid-market companies. Most recently, in summer 2003, Microsoft Business Solutions (MBS) announced the availability of Microsoft Business Solutions Solomon 5.5 , which includes several new features and enha Read More

BI Reporting: Does the Tool Really Matter?


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Dassault Systèmes to Acquire IBM PLM: Big News, but Not a Big Surprise


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