Eggplant Essentials — August 30, 2018
LATEST EGGPLANT NEWS
Easily Integrate Eggplant AI Into Your DevOps Pipeline
Use our new client library accelerators for Python and Groovy to integrate with Eggplant AI directly from those languages. Download now.
Cigniti and Eggplant Help UK Digital Bank Reduce Test Cycle Time
A customer-obsessed organization that’s redefining the banking sector, the UK’s first completely digital bank was experiencing some issues in ensuring seamless transactions and an enhanced user experience. Read case study.
Forbes: Bitcoin Aside, Can Blockchain Boost Enterprise IoT Adoption and Speed Up ROI?
Our CEO, Dr. John Bates, weighs in on the slow adoption of IoT in business: “... the ‘IoT everywhere’ story has been an over-hyped damp squib.” Read article.
IT Pro Portal: The Future of the British High Street is Online
Given all the changes happening in the retail industry, e-commerce is becoming even more important, and prompting retailers to focus more on their online presence. Read article.
Forbes: Integrated, AI-Driven Continuous Testing and Monitoring Market Could Be Worth $1B by 2020
Acquiring NCC Group’s Web Performance division, we gained a powerful suite of solutions — now called Customer Experience Insights — to help organizations increase revenue and conversions through faster, web-based apps. Read article.
RTIH: Why now is the time to cash in on the end of year retail gold rush
Eggplant’s Alex Painter explains why Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales require careful planning and execution, and why retailers need to start preparing now. Read article.
EVENTS AND WEBINARS
Webinar: Testing Hospital Systems End-to-End With Eggplant
Explore the challenges hospitals face in end-to-end testing and discover how Eggplant can help solve them. Watch now.
Webinar: Delivering a Five-Star Digital Experience in Financial Services
Discover how Eggplant can help you successfully transform into a digital banking powerhouse that delivers amazing user experiences and drives positive business outcomes. Watch now.
Event: Software Testing Conference North, September 18, 2018, York, England
Eggplant is proud to be a Gold sponsor at this event, where our CTO, Antony Edwards, is presenting “Four Real Ways AI is Going to Transform Testing and Why They’re All Good for Testers.” Learn more.
Webinar: Digital Automation Intelligence (Chinese)
Learn how your product and testing teams can improve productivity and time to market, while creating amazing digital experiences. Watch now.
Improve Patient Care in Hospitals With Intelligent Automation
By Charlene Makai, senior account executive, Eggplant
While the EMR itself is a critical link in overall patient management, ensuring seamless connectivity across numerous other hospital systems (ERP software, PACS technology, blood bank software) is also important. This means end-to-end testing of software releases, updates, functionality, and performance — not just testing that the code works in one system or another. Read blog.
Link Real-User Journeys and AI-Assisted Techniques to Improve Quality
By Michael Giacometti, director of technical services, Eggplant
QA’s job isn’t just to de-risk applications by finding defects earlier but to help de-risk business strategy and potential problems with your user base by reporting customer experience defects. To date, most QA teams have done this via field testing and by looking at user sentiment from the application marketplace. But field testing takes too long and is very expensive, and measuring user sentiment, post-release, is too late. Read blog.
Optimize Online Bookings in the Travel Sector to Delight Customers and Drive Revenue
By Alex Painter, technical/performance consultant, Eggplant
According to Google, 53 percent of mobile users will abandon a web page that takes more than three seconds to load. Which doesn’t bode well if you’re already experiencing difficulties in delivering content, fast. What’s more, you may be exacerbating existing performance issues through MVT solutions that slow down your web pages even more. Read blog.
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