Banking, Financial Services & Insurance
Leading Financial Spread Betting Company Increases Revenue and Market Value through Testing Services Client Overview Leading financial spread betting company offering spread bets from shares and indices to bonds and commodities in numerous markets. Their other businesses are Spread-Fair and Financial Fixed Odds (FFO).
Hexaware Approach The customer base for the organization consisted of retail customers served through a web client and mobile client. Hexaware provided its comprehensive Testing services to help the financial spread betting company attain growth. The scope of work included: Establishing QA set-up comprising of QA team, methodologies, processes and testing tools in place for the organization’s spread betting system Developing Functional Specifications and Test Pack comprising of test cases, lookups and checklist Developing a Testing strategy Conducting Test Management and Execution activities
The Challenge A highly competitive market was posing a challenge to the organization’s growth. Additionally, there was no QA process, test process and change management within the organization. To overcome this challenge, the need was to improve revenue and market value.
Value Delivered Client Benefits Hexaware helped the organization:
Hexaware’s comprehensive Testing methodology was implemented through following phases: Planning Application knowledge was gathered from the client business team through discussions Estimation & Scheduling, Test Strategy document and Test Plan were delivered Preparation of Functional Specification Requirements were gathered and documented as a functional specification Documents were updated based on business review feedback Functional specifications were sent to the IT manager for approval Test Design Test cases were prepared and the matrix was verified against approved functional specifications Test cases were delivered and checklists were updated Test design deliverables were approved by the IT manager
Improve market value and revenue by providing Testing services and strengthening the QA process Ensure accurate documentation of all business requirements and current application functionalities Maintain quality standards and process throughout the project Capture and document functional requirements for the entire application in scope Reuse test cases and test artifacts
Test Execution Manual test execution of approved test cases was conducted Defect report, test summary report and updated look up matrix were delivered Sign off and approval of Test execution deliverables was obtained Technology Environment Web Server : Sun Solaris Database Server : Sybase Reporting : Power Builder 5.0 Front end services : Adobe Flash, Java Swing, Java, Cold fusion Message Service : TIBCO RV © Hexaware Technologies. All rights reserved.