2015: The year of the digital transformation

What a difference a year makes. Digital transformation projects are, themselves, transforming. Bear with me. In recent history, digital transformation was driven by the CMO and marketing department – as a way to shorten time to market and match the digital needs of customers. Recently, however, digital transformation is not even been steered by the…

Focus on the A of UAT

Testing is without a doubt one of the most frustrating activities you can undertake. If too many defects are found, testers feel guilty, if there are delays due to slow resolutions, testers feel under pressure and if no defects are found at all, testers feel they have wasted their time… frustration is the order of…

Digital Transformation – The Consumerisation of IT

We are in the midst of a digital transformation challenge. The media is regularly reporting on companies undergoing a ‘digital transformation’. Digital transformation projects are certainly top of the agenda for many if not all of our customers. But what does the term digital transformation really imply? There’s no short and easy answer as it…

Go boldly forward, with testing by your side

There is much posturing around SAP’s S/4 HANA. SAP itself is positioning the solution as the next generation business solution. Of course advice from analysts ranges from “maximise the return on your current SAP investment” to “caution for the new S/4 HANA suite”. Gartner in particular has been vocal around advising caution when discussing the…