February 13, 2020, by
2020 Testing predictions

Antoine Aymer, Sogeti’s Global Strategic Portfolio Director for Testing, offers his top predictions for the world of Testing in 2020.

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January 23, 2020, by
Webinar: Jane Austen’s approach to Test data

In the first draft of Jane Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice,” the famous quote actually read “It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a tester in possession of a good application, must be in want of test data.”

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January 10, 2020, by
IFML – Future-proof Time2Market coding strategy

IFML is a very powerful concept and if implemented correctly can yield enormous ROI, while simplifying one of the most time-consuming aspects of code development, maintenance and migration, namely UI and navigation.

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December 27, 2019, by
Rest Assured

There have been some interesting interpretations of what “going agile” mean, and my two favourites are “no more documentation” and “no more testers”.

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December 26, 2019, by
Magic is in the air – Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Software Test Automation

Last week, Gartner published the always eagerly awaited Magic Quadrant for Software Test Automation. And over the last few days, it has been circulated and quoted a lot of times. But what does this all mean? Are the non-Leaders tools not worth it? Do we need to follow the leader(s)? Are there only 10 automation tool vendors?

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December 19, 2019, by
World Quality Report: The role of quality assurance in the DevOps model

The role of quality assurance in the DevOps model, and how organizations perceive the role of testing in DevOps projects.

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December 4, 2019, by
Dev(QA)Ops: The Mount Olympus of the new software delivery civilization

DevOps is the Mount Olympus of the new software delivery civilization. And in the Mount Olympus of Dev(QA)Ops we have also the Twelve Olympians. Let's take a look.

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December 2, 2019, by
Technology Labs podcast: Episode 4 – Artificial Intelligence Testing

In this episode, Eva Holmquist is our guest. We discuss with her on a variety of Artificial Intelligence options in the world of testing. We look at the complexity of using AI but also at the possibilities AI delivers to tame complexity in product development.

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November 28, 2019, by
Test Data Architecture – and the trends affecting it

Test data architecture has often been identical to production data architecture – perhaps on cheaper infrastructure. Why should the Test Data Architecture differ from the Production Data Architecture?

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November 26, 2019, by
4 Popular Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Tools

In this article, we will understand what RPA is, its benefits, how it is different from traditional test automation and some of the popular RPA tools.

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November 14, 2019, by
Quality in 2019, a personal view of the World Quality Report

This year, for the first time, we are seeing the change that supports investment into testing as a whole, as the idea is taking a stronghold in the mind of the key stakeholders and budget holders. Let’s start from the beginning.

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November 13, 2019, by
Key takeaways from World Quality Report 2019 about intelligent automation

This blog summarizes the World Quality Report’s chapter on Intelligent automation and focuses on the future trends in test automation and robotic process automation (RPA).

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November 6, 2019, by
Technology Labs podcast: Episode 3 – The state of continuous testing

Our guest in this episode is Antoine Aymer. We interviewed him about the continuous testing report that Sogeti recently published.

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November 5, 2019, by
Intel Optane H10

Sogeti has independently tested the performance of the Intel Optane H10 SSD. The delivered outcome confirms that a solid-state storage module boosts system performance and enhances response time for systems where it is installed.

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November 1, 2019, by
Presentation: Test Data Management Bottlenecks

Multiple trends are pushing Test Data Management. So we have to change and adapt the way we work with test data. This presentation gives a short introduction to the topic.

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October 30, 2019, by
Automate Application Testing with these Top Tools

There are many open-source and commercial tools available in the market for test automation. In this article, I am going to list down some of the best automation tools (in no particular order) which is the most famous and widely used.

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October 22, 2019, by
I have a Cunning Plan!

There’s no getting away from it, I have a terrible confession. There’s something about Waterfall I really like, and all too often I think the adoption of agile leads to throwing out the baby with the bathwater.

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October 21, 2019, by
Who tests in agile?

This is a question that many people ask me. From those who believe in centralized quality offices for quality governance in agile, to those who argue that quality is a crosswise responsibility in agile teams, so no specific quality roles need to be considered in agile. Let’s talk about it!

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October 15, 2019, by
Knative – Introduction to a Native serverless platform

Capgemini has always encouraged exploring and imbibing new technologies and processes to facilitate easy execution. While the world is moving to cloud, Capgemini is also exploring new approaches in serverless architecture.

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October 9, 2019, by
Automation is not just E2E

Recently I had lunch with a colleague working on a test project for a mobile application. The application had different data and screens on it depending on the coordinates the mobile device was at.

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October 7, 2019, by
TestExpo 2019

Sogeti Finland’s Test Expo 2019 was organized for the fourth time in Helsinki’s Clarion hotel. This year the theme of the testing conference was imagination. Like last year, there were two different tracks to choose from, QA and cybersecurity. In this blog post, I will share the ideas that caught my imagination during the conference...

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September 27, 2019, by
Don’t let frameworks distract you from the real goals!

I believe it’s time to take back the reigns and not let the ‘non-software development’ frameworks distract us from the real goals. And the best way to do this is to use an approach, what I have called, Quality Mapping (QM).

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September 26, 2019, by
Importance of Configuration Management in Software Testing

What is Configuration Management? And what is it important in Software Testing?

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