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Arcadia Paves the Way for Supply Chain Replacement with Original Software

UK, 4 August 2014: Arcadia, the leading high street retailer, that incorporates brands such as Topshop, Topman, Dorothy Perkins, Miss Selfridge, Evans, Wallis, Burton and BHS, has chosen to work with Original Software to streamline its software testing and quality assurance (QA) function to support a multi-million pound migration to a new supply chain system.

The scale and importance of the system overhaul means the Arcadia QA team has to increase its productivity and work effectively with third party development and testing partner Tech Mahindra. Arcadia requires real time visibility of the status of testing and any defects, regression testing automation, speeding up of manual testing and the efficient management of test data.

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Original Software Helps TVS Supply Chain Solutions to Bolster its Software Delivery Process in Response to Global Expansion

TVS Supply Chain Solutions, a global supply chain and logistics specialist for manufacturers within the automotive, beverage, industrial and defence markets, has selected Original Software to provide a strategic solution to manage and standardize its software delivery process to support the company’s global expansion.

Following corporate restructuring of TVS Supply Chain Solutions the IT department was required to serve a much broader base, encompassing not only its customers but also providing support for multiple companies within the group across several countries. The challenge for the IT department was to transform itself into an internal software provider, delivering home-grown applications across the group.

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Affymetrix Chooses Original Software to Support its Centre of Excellence for Software Testing

Microarray technology firm claims TestDrive as the only software testing solution to support its heterogeneous mix of business applications

Feb 2, 2012, – Original Software, a leading Application Quality Management (AQM) vendor, today announced that it has signed an agreement with Affymetrix, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFFX), to support a strategy of building an AQM Centre of Excellence for the provider of genome-wide analysis tools. Original Software’s solution suite has been selected because of its ease of use and ability to support the FLEX technology that is used within Affymetrix’s hosted HR application.

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Original Software Helps Customers Achieve a Quick ROI

AQM vendor bucks conventional tester wisdom which says that achieving quality is difficult

15th December 2011, – In its annual round up and planning for the year ahead, Original Software, a leading Application Quality Management (AQM) vendor, renowned for its innovative technology, reveals how it continues to break the mould in application quality, by driving down the cost and risk of software delivery projects. Several customer examples confirm how the software vendor has helped deliver a proven ROI in months rather than years.

Coca-Cola, a global leader in the beverage industry, often reluctant to comment on the IT suppliers it uses, needed a solution which would enable them to build rapid and maintainable automation.

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Helzberg Diamonds Finds a Gem of a Partnership with Original Software

Retailer chooses Original Software to reduce the time to market for its business-critical MICROS-Retail Point of Sale system and its ERP and eCommerce applications

29 June 2011, – Original Software, a leading Application Quality Management (AQM) vendor, announced today that it has signed a deal with Kansas City-based Helzberg Diamond Shops, Inc., for managing and automating the testing of its business-critical retail systems. Original Software’s complete solution suite for quality management, manual testing, test automation and test data verification has been selected by the retailer to address its system testing challenges and improve overall quality and timeliness of application software delivery into production.

A leading fine jewellery retailer, Helzberg Diamonds, a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, Inc.

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Euronet PINs Down its Software Quality with Original Software

Transformed quality process reduces business risks and increases staff productivity

7 February 2011, – Euronet the industry leader in processing secure electronic financial transactions, has utilised software from Original Software to enhance its quality processes, minimise business risk and deliver a superior application to its end users quickly and easily.

Doug Goodwin, Vice President of Global Development claims: “The solution from Original Software has helped us to significantly reduce any business risks resulting from less than superior quality in our software. We’ve been really impressed with the level of customer service provided by the company; they’ve been responsive to our needs and dedicated in helping us succeed.”

As an industry leader in processing secure electronic financial transactions, Euronet offers payment and transaction processing solutions to financial institutions, retailers, service providers and individual consumers.

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Wales and West Utilities Chooses Original Software to Accelerate its User Acceptance Testing for SAP

Ease of use for business users cited as main reason for choosing the solution suite over HP

6 January 2011, – Wales & West Utilities (WWU), the regulated gas distribution business covering Wales and the South West of England, has selected the leading Application Quality Management (AQM) vendor, Original Software, for the management and ongoing testing of its business-critical SAP® implementation. The full quality management, manual testing and test automation suite has been selected by the utility company to assist with its business-critical SAP application quality challenges.

Highly regarded in the industry, WWU was recently awarded the “Utility Company of the Year” at last month’s Utility Industry Achievement Awards 2010.

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ERP Testing Saps Resource at Marstons

Original Software, the Application Quality Management (AQM) vendor, today announced that the UK’s leading independent brewing and pub retailing business, Marston’s PLC, has selected its application quality solution suite to help the company implement SAP updates on time and with greater ease, and without the need for additional technical resources.

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Psion Powers-On its Innovation with Qualify

Original Software’s new AQM solution provides a Quality Management backbone for Psion Teklogix, enabling better management and visibility of the engineering lifecycle

7 September 2010 – Psion Teklogix, the pioneer of rugged mobile computing, has utilised Original Software’s newly launched Application Quality Management (AQM) solution, Qualify, to enable significant time savings, process improvements and re-use of assets; accelerating innovation on ground-breaking new products and features.

Psion has enjoyed huge success with a test planning solution, from Original Software, over the last few years. When the company was introduced to a new AQM solution called Qualify, they immediately saw the potential to realise benefits on a much larger scale.

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Customers Get Quality-Centric VIP Treatment

Vermont Information Processing (VIP), IT solutions supplier to the beverage wholesale industry, has utilized Original Software’s end-to-end testing solution to increase its software quality. Even with an intensely accelerated development schedule, VIP has improved its customer upgrade experience and reduced pressure on its support team. This in turn has enabled the business to respond effectively to the complex requirements of its customers during volatile market conditions.

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