A Software Testing Center of Excellence aims at offering expert assistance in helping businesses achieve their goals of enhanced quality, improved efficiency and superior performance of applications by means of better integration of business and IT units.
The key characteristics of your business that determine if a software Testing Center of Excellence - TCoE will add value to your business are:
- Dynamic business operations
- Complex software systems
- Multiple products or services
- Frequent Enhancements
- Deficiency of latest testing Framework and tools
- Absence of established Testing Practices
- Requirement of skilled resources
- Need for reducing time to market
- Need for increasing RTO
The building blocks for establishing a winning software Testing Center of Excellence (TCoE) are a series of strategic measures including identification of incompetence in the existing quality processes, planning newer and efficient processes, determination of testing tools and technology infrastructure, corporate level approval and support and other crucial amendments. The efforts and risk undertaken in setting up a test center of excellence (TCoE) become trivial when compared to the magnitude of scalable benefits attained in astonishingly short time span.
Testree’s TCoE Consulting Services
As a global leader in independent validation and verification services for software applications, we believe that broad expertise, excellent process maps and co-operative accomplishments are the key contributors of quality achievement.
Testree’s consulting services provide a complete suite of quality assurance practices. Our service consists of careful study and documentation of the requirements, mature consultations for quality improvement, practical training and knowledge transfer and overall enhancement of QA processes in line with KPI metrics. Our step-by-step approach and advice help in visualizing the potential prospects and limitations, prepare winning strategies, and taking confident steps to progress towards building a winning test center of excellence (TCoE).
Testree helps customers in establishing a Test Center of Excellence (TCoE) for large projects. Our service model focuses on centralizing & standardizing resources, processes and technology assets with a flexible resourcing model. The model includes a dedicated group of resources for each product and an extended team of common resources for inter-team operations that act as a booster of performance. This team structure serves well in terms of internal sharing of knowledge and best practices.
Testree’s TCoE Consultation Approach
WWe follow a structured approach in our offerings. Our consultation methodology consists of the following:
- Audit – Evaluation of your primary infrastructure, Workflow evaluation and reporting the limitations.
- Planning – Thorough analysis of various scenarios and feasibility from an expert’s perspective and determining future course of action
- Execution – Implementation of the newly designed processes and infrastructure
- Maintenance and Support – Offering assistance and guidance throughout the implementation and post implementation support for operational success of software Testing Center of Excellence (TCoE).
Testree also provides assistance in team set up in addition to the basic test services consultation. Apart from guidance on establishing QA processes, Testree extends helping hand in other team building activities like selection of best resources, offering training in testing and leadership.
We help businesses in expanding their quality assurance team to an autonomous testing center to successfully achieve quality goals of the entire organization. We combine our vast experience in TCoE assistance and guidelines of testing standards like Testing Maturity Model (TMMi) and HP Maturity Model in delivering customized and scalable Test Center of Excellence (TCoE) consultation services.