Parasoft and SQS Partner to Deliver Service Virtualization— Enabling Faster Time-to-Market with Reduced Risks
Monrovia CA. January 13, 2014 – Parasoft is excited to announce a strategic partnership with SQS Software Quality Systems, focused on enabling Parasoft's award-winning service virtualization solution. Parasoft's fourth generation of Service Virtualization delivers a comprehensive solution for developers and testers to eliminate testing constraints associated with today's complex applications.
"Service Virtualization is a game changing technology," said Wayne Ariola, Chief Strategy Officer for Parasoft Corporation. "Parasoft Virtualize is an open, automated infrastructure that enables continuous testing of complex applications. As leading organization adopt Service Virtualization, it opens the door to significantly improve the software quality processes. This is where SQS shines as a global leader in software quality process and testing practices."
"We see Parasoft Virtualize as a way to help customers accelerate their software development life cycle (SDLC), by providing them with a framework that integrates into their QA processes allowing better test management and reducing defect leakage/slippage, which results in better quality in production applications." said Scott Abney, CEO for SQS North America.
SQS, the world's leading specialist in software quality, has over 30 years of providing solutions for all aspects of quality throughout the whole software product lifecycle. SQS services are based on an overall 360-degree quality approach, focused on guaranteeing that quality measures are tailored to the customer's situation, and on creating long-term transparency at all software system stages. SQS experienced software quality practitioners are available to support the implementation of Parasoft's Service Virtualization solution.
Parasoft Virtualize allows organizations to automatically capture and emulate dependent system behavior. Instead of wrestling with schedules to access mainframes, ERP systems like SAP, 3rd party information systems or any system that is out of your general control, Virtualize creates a simulated test environment that emulates dependent system behavior including control over performance parameters and data.
To learn more about Parasoft Virtualize, please visit www.parasoft.com/service-virtualizationTo learn more about SQS, please visit www.sqs.com/us
For 25 years, Parasoft has researched and developed software solutions that help organizations deliver defect-free software efficiently. By integrating Development Testing, API Testing, and Service Virtualization, we reduce the time, effort, and cost of delivering secure, reliable, and compliant software. Parasoft's enterprise and embedded development solutions are the industry's most comprehensive—including static analysis, unit testing with requirements traceability, functional & load testing, dev/test environment management, and more. The majority of Fortune 500 companies rely on Parasoft in order to produce top-quality software consistently and efficiently.
About SQS Software Quality Systems
SQS is the world's leading specialist in software quality. This position stems from over 30 years of successful consultancy operations. SQS consultants provide solutions for all aspects of quality throughout the whole software product lifecycle driven by a standardized methodology, high offshore automation processes and deep domain knowledge in various industries. Headquartered in Cologne, Germany, the company employs approximately 2,800 staff. SQS has offices in Germany, the UK, Egypt, Finland, France, India, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway, Austria, Sweden, Switzerland, South Africa and the US. In addition, SQS maintains a minority stake in a company in Portugal. In 2012, SQS generated revenues of 210.1 million Euros.
SQS is the first German company to have a primary listing on the AIM (Alternative Investment Market) in London. In addition, SQS shares are also traded on the German Stock Exchange in Frankfurt am Main.
With over 7,000 completed projects under its belt, SQS has a strong client base, including half of the DAX 30, nearly a third of the STOXX 50 and 20 per cent of the FTSE 100 companies. These include, among others, Allianz, Beazley, BP, Centrica, Commerzbank, Daimler, Deutsche Post, Generali, JP Morgan, Meteor, Reuters, UBS and Volkswagen as well as other companies from the six key industries of SQS.