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Rand McNally: Offsite Core Software Testing Team for Seven Product Lines

Client Background

Rand McNally logo Rand McNally is a leader in maps, navigation, and travel information and planning services. Founded in 1856, the company offers the most trusted tools to discover, map and navigate the world, on both traditional & electronic media for consumers; for the trucking/commercial transportation market; and for schools and educators. It’s considered to be “reference” maps and route planning services in the USA and Canada.

Business Challenge

Digital content requires thorough and deep testing, and this is where the customer faced a number of problems:

  • Lack of independent quality control experience
  • No test automation
  • Lack of available specialists

Solution

The Infopulse and Rand McNally teams quickly established a smooth working relationship:

  • Off-site core software testing team
  • Cooperation with on-site product team
  • Defined clear test processes
  • Manual and automated software testing

Results

Key achievements:

  • 4+ years of successful cooperation
  • 7 product lines being tested by Infopulse (all versions, service packs, and so on)
  • 100% independent testing practices in place
  • Best software testing practices

Business value:

  • Reduced costs of testing
  • Fully automated regression testing
  • Increased volumes of test data applied
  • 80% and more testing coverage for each product
  • Flexible resource planning

Project Facts

Technologies:

  • Quality Center, QuickTest Pro, Selenium
  • C#, VBScript / VBA, SOAP
  • Oracle

Operating Systems:

  • AIX, HP UX, Linux, OS/400
  • Solaris, Unix, VMS, Windows
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