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‘This tool is gold’ - Workshops and Training Days now available

06-10-2014 06:23 PM CET | IT, New Media & Software

Press release from: Grid-Tools Ltd

Grid-Tools announce new training courses!

Grid-Tools announce new training courses!

Grid-Tools, the leading test data management company, has announced a series of training days and workshops to meet the demand for an overview of its award-winning and innovative products.

“Our products make a difference to project outcome, for example, Agile Designer is transforming software testing,” said Huw Price, Managing Director of Grid-Tools, “we realize that being shown how the product works is important,” he added.

Arno Van De Velde, Senior Quality Analyst at SYSQA B.V., and a user of Agile Designer™ comments: “Agile Designer is a tool that enables mind shifting agility to system development. This tool is gold, it showed a return on investment in less than a month when weighed against the hours that it saves us in development time.”

The half day Agile Designer™ training course and full day workshops are aimed at giving an understanding of how the product uses mapping requirements to create clear, unambiguous visual flow charts as well as creating the smallest set of test cases to test a 100% of the functionality. There are also many advanced techniques such as determining project cost and complexity, HP ALM Integration and Finding & Making test data.

Grid-Tools’ award-winning Datamaker™ is also the focus of new training courses which will guide users through all the basics of the tool such as the interface and working with data all the way through to more advanced tasks such as running a Test Match.

An insight into how to optimize Data Subset and Data Masking techniques is in demand and will be the subject of an additional course. This will include everything the user needs to know in order to reduce data volumes for tests and desensitize copied data. It will also cover how to use the subset tree, build scripts and guide users through building their own masking rules and routines.

“The courses will provide invaluable insight into how to maximize tools and techniques,” adds Huw Price, “No technical pre-requisites are required for undertaking our courses and people of all technical abilities are welcome.”

Grid-Tools is the leading provider of software products and services focusing on improving development and testing practices throughout the Software development Lifecycle (SDLC). With offices in Oxford and New York – and also a global network of sales and delivery partners – Grid-Tools helps its customers develop valuable software products of the highest quality, on time and under budget. With over 30 years of experience delivering innovative and market-leading solutions for testing and QA in software development projects, Grid-Tools truly understand the science of testing.

About Huw Price

Voted “IT Director of the Year 2010″ by QA Guild, Huw Price has nearly a 30 year career. He has been the lead technical architect for several US and European software companies. Specialising in test automation tools, he has launched numerous innovative products which have re-cast the testing model used in the software industry.

Grid-Tools Contacts:

Georgina Tilby
01865 884622
georgina.tilby@grid-tools.com

Grid-Tools Ltd
11 Oasis Business Park
Eynsham
Oxfordshire
OX29 4TP
+44(0) 1865 884 600
www.grid-tools.com

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