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Hexaware Technologies to Discuss the Industrialization of Testing Services, SLA Monitoring and HP ALM Implementation at QUEST 2014

Hexaware to present and exhibit testing solutions and services to IT decision makers at upcoming event

BALTIMORE, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hexaware Technologies, a leading global provider of IT, BPO and consulting services, today announced that the company will be exhibiting and presenting four sessions including, "SLA Monitoring & Validation Automated Framework for a Mobile Business Application," "Industrialization of Testing Services," a "Testing Tools Information Exchange Panel" and a "HP Tools Roundtable" at the upcoming QUEST 2014 Conference and Expo at the Hyatt Regency in Baltimore, Maryland from April 7-11, 2014.

Session One:

TITLE:

SLA Monitoring & Validation Automated Framework for a Mobile Business Application

WHEN:

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 from 2:00p.m. – 2:30p.m. EDT

WHERE:

The Hyatt Regency Baltimore

WHO:

Vinayak Gaur, Head of Mobile Application Testing, Hexaware Technologies

WHAT:

The presentation will address how business critical mobile applications require constant monitoring of business SLAs to ensure reliability, availability and efficiency of services for customers. A new trend has emerged to test such applications with an established framework, combining the validation and monitoring requirements in a common integrated approach on supported mobile platforms. Vinayak will discuss how Hexaware has implemented an automated mobile test/monitoring framework for a major US-based telephone service provider to diagnose, report and check (24x7) the overall health of all functional components and features of the core business critical mobile application (supported on iOS and Android platforms) that provides VoIP calling features across various countries.

Session Two:

TITLE:

Industrialization of Testing Services

WHEN:

Thursday, April 10, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. EDT

WHERE:

The Hyatt Regency Baltimore

WHO:

Deepika Mamnani, Head of the Solutions and Presales team of the Quality Assurance and Testing Services Solution Group, Hexaware Technologies

WHAT:

This presentation will discuss Gartner's IT Key Metrics that indicate that development and unit testing, system testing, defect removal and quality management comprise around 50% of application development. Combined with a "not just right, but right the first time" expectation, makes agility and faster time to market without compromising on quality key drivers for industrialization of testing services. In this approach, testing services are provided in a factory-like manner, as an assembly line, with pre-built assets and out of the box solutions. This, in turn, is leading to formation of Specialized Testing Functions or CoEs. Deepika will highlight best practices, process levers, and consulting techniques based on her experience in industrialization of testing services. Attend to learn about best practices in setting up CoEs and techniques to define test organization roadmaps. Deepika will also present sample process and tool assets from her consulting engagements.

Session Three:

TITLE:

Testing Tools Information Exchange Panel

WHEN:

Friday, April 11, 2014 from 2:00p.m. – 3:00p.m. EDT

WHERE:

The Hyatt Regency Baltimore

WHO:

Anish Krishnan, Senior Consultant, Presales and Solution Team, Quality Assurance and Testing Services Solution Group, Hexaware Technologies

WHAT:

Anish will discuss how, despite the number of commercial and open source tools available today for requirements management, test management, test automation and defect management, spreadsheets are still the most frequently used "tool" in documenting requirements, test cases and defects. Testing organizations may want to use tools to improve productivity and collaboration, but often lack the time, budget, skills, standards, and processes to effectively implement or expand their usage of testing tools. This panel will explore the possibilities of implementing these tools.

Session Four:

TITLE:

HP Tools Roundtable

WHEN:

Friday, April 11, 2014 from 3:00p.m. – 3:30p.m. EDT

WHERE:

The Hyatt Regency Baltimore

WHO:

Anish Krishnan, Senior Consultant, Presales and Solution Team, Quality Assurance and Testing Services Solution Group, Hexaware Technologies

WHAT:

This presentation will introduce the use of HP ALM, Quality Center, Loadrunner, Unified Functional Testing (UFT) and Quick Test Professional (QTP) for those interested in learning more. This will be an open discussion forum, with those who have questions and past experiences encouraged to share. The session will be facilitated by a Testing Tools Exchange panellist, and provide the opportunity to learn more about various tool success stories.

To schedule a meeting at the Quest 2014 Conference, contact [email protected].

About Hexaware Technologies
Hexaware is a leading global provider of IT & BPO services and consulting. The company focuses on key domains such as Banking, Financial Services, Insurance, Travel, Transportation, Logistics, Life Sciences and Healthcare. Our business philosophy, "Your Success is Our Focus", is demonstrated through the success we ensure for our clients. Hexaware focuses on delivering business results and leveraging technology solutions by specializing in Business Intelligence & Analytics, Enterprise Applications, Quality Assurance and Testing, Remote Infrastructure Management Services and Legacy Modernization. Founded in 1990, Hexaware has a well-established global delivery model armed with proven proprietary tools and methodologies, skilled human capital and SEI CMMI-Level 5 certification. For additional information, log on to www.hexaware.com.

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