Original Software Positioned in the Visionaries Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Integrated Software Quality Suites

Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute

July 17, 2013 – Original Software, a leading provider of software quality solutions, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the “Visionaries” quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Integrated Software Quality Suites.i Compared to the previous report, Original Software has moved up the “Ability to Execute” scale, taking it closer to the “Leaders” quadrant.

Knowledge workers and IT professionals use Original Software technology to streamline quality processes such as user acceptance testing, conference room pilots, manual and automated testing, defect fixing, project management, and regulatory audit of applications.

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Original Software transforms the delivery of enterprise applications in a day

Rapid roll-out of quality management infrastructure and best practices

11 July 2013 – Original Software, the software quality solutions vendor, today announced the launch of Qualify Web, a browser version of its application quality management platform that enables organizations to deliver mission-critical enterprise applications quickly and cost effectively. The solution requires a single day to roll out and train users.

Qualify Web provides organizations with a quality management infrastructure, best practice testing processes, and a single point of contact for project managers, QA teams, business users, executives and others.

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Application Quality That Keeps Getting Better

Original Software charge into 2013 with Application Quality Management at its forefront

18th December, 2012, – Original Software, the leading Application Quality Management (AQM) vendor, will be seeing in the new year with its latest release of their AQM platform. In addition to a multitude of customer driven requirements, this latest version delivers three key features, which further strengthen the company’s product leadership and supports their mission to deliver the fastest and highest ROI in the automated software quality market.

Firstly, enhanced Multi-Stream Testing (MST).

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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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Original Software Enhances Support for .Net Development Teams

The open platform provided by Qualify, a complete Application Quality Management solution, makes integration with 3rd party tools, such as Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2010 seamless and uncomplicated

15 November 2011 – Original Software, a leading Application Quality Management, (AQM) vendor, announced today that Qualify, its solution for managing the quality lifecycle of any application, has added Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2010, to the list of 3rd party point solutions that it works with. TFS is a Microsoft tool used to support Visual Studio .Net developments. Qualify already integrates with defect tracking tools, such as Bugzilla and JIRA, as well as the open development platform, Eclipse.

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Tesco Bank Should Have Tested on IE9

The news on CIO’s website of Tesco Bank having to issue emergency guidelines for Internet Explorer 9 users, made me chuckle.

Either testing on multiple browsers wasn’t carried out in full or the testing technology being used didn’t support IE9. Either way, Tesco Bank will be entering our ‘Software Testing Hall of Shame’ this week.

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Podcast: Innovations in Software Testing

Our very own Colin Armitage, CEO at Original Software, took to the stage along with HP, IBM and Microsoft to discuss the latest trends and innovations in the world of software testing. Topics under discussion included manual testing, agile testing and how test automation can be improved. Listen to the podcast here.

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The Battle for Quality in the Boardroom

How can today’s IT Leaders tackle the application quality challenges they face?

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Original Software Positioned as Visionary in Magic Quadrant for Integrated Software Quality Suites

Increases in productivity, packaged application upgrades and support for changing technologies are key market trends in Automated Software Quality market

09 February 2011, – Original Software, a leading vendor in Application Quality Management (AQM) and Automated Software Quality (ASQ) solutions, today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the “Visionaries” quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Integrated Software Quality Suites¹ report. The report evaluated sixteen vendors of software quality solutions based on a rigorous set of criteria that comprise ‘ability to execute’ and ‘completeness of vision’.

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