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Atlanta Quality Assurance Association (AQAA)
The Atlanta Quality Assurance Association (AQAA) was founded in 1984 with the belief that no one company or individual can learn everything that is needed to assure a Quality Environment. AQAA is a not-for-profit organization organized to share state-of-the-art Quality Assurance methods, tools and techniques among its members. Our membership is comprised of professionals working primarily in the IT industry. AQAA is a QAI Federation Chapter. Our mission is to provide interaction among member organizations in the Atlanta area, to mutually support each other and to allow the exchange of information about Quality Assurance, Software Testing, and Total Quality Management.
Blizzard Entertainment(r) is a premier developer and publisher of entertainment software. Established in 1994, the company quickly became one of the most popular and well-respected makers of computer games. By focusing on creating well-designed, highly enjoyable entertainment experiences, Blizzard Entertainment has maintained an unparalleled reputation for quality since its inception. Blizzard Entertainment’s track record of back-to-back #1-selling games spans more than a decade, and with blockbuster hits such as World of Warcraft(r), Warcraft(r) III: Reign of Chaos(r), Diablo(r) II, and StarCraft(r), the company has earned several consecutive Game of the Year awards. In addition, Blizzard Entertainment’s online-game service, Battle.net(r), is one of the largest in the world, with millions of active players.
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Checkpoint Technologies, Inc. is a solutions provider that specializes in Business Technology Optimization. We are experts in all areas of quality assurance and software testing – performance, functional, and security. Checkpoint Technologies provides leading-edge software solutions, training, mentoring, senior consulting, and staff augmentation. Our services include both manual and automated testing with automated testing being an area in which we are known for our expertise. Checkpoint Technologies is an HP Business Partner and Certified Training Partner. We have assisted numerous organizations with their implementation of testing solutions with on-site consulting, staff augmentation, and training.
Cigniti Technologies Limited
Cigniti Technologies Limited (BSE: 534758) is the world’s Third Largest Independent Software Testing Services Company. With a team of over 1600 people, Cigniti is spread across US, UK, India, Australia Middle East and Canada. Cigniti’s test offerings include Agile and Devops testing, Test Consulting, Test Advisory services, TCoE, Enterprise Mobility Testing, Testing on Cloud, Big Data Testing, Functional, Automation, Security and Performance Testing services. Over the last 15 years, Cigniti has helped Enterprises and ISVs across verticals build quality software while improving time to market and reducing cost of quality. Cigniti has translated its R&D into SMART Tools that accelerate testing and help improve the quality of services delivered to clients. Cigniti is also the world’s first Independent Software Testing Services Company rated at CMMI SVC1.3 maturity level 3 and is an ISO 27001:2005 certified organization. Cigniti has India’s first of its kind Robotics Test Labs, HP co-branded mobile test lab and a world class performance test lab. Cigniti has strategic alliances with the leading product, tool and technology vendors. Cigniti’s CSR initiative Project Cignificance aims to impact 1 million+ lives through education as an enabler.
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The Cognizant Quality Engineering & Assurance (QE&A) practice offers a comprehensive suite of assurance services spanning quality engineering, QA consulting, test environment management services, QA products, and mobility QA, including Controlled Crowd Testing. With over 29,000 career professionals, the practice spans 700+ clients across the globe. In addition to being voted Innovator of the Year by voke, inc., the Cognizant QE&A practice has received several other accolades and recognitions, enabling it to be the largest provider of Independent Verification & Validation Services across the globe.
David Consulting Group
David Consulting Group (DCG) is a global provider of software analytics, software quality management and Agile development solutions. Our mission is to help companies achieve their expected outcome for projects and, where possible, to implement improvements that will make their software more efficient, user-friendly and cost effective. Since 1994, large enterprises, growing mid-cap companies and emerging technology leaders have relied on DCG to address immediate and long-term software development issues, delivering valuable improvements at the right price. DCG maintains a U.S. corporate office and a European corporate office, DCG-SMS.
Excalibur Solutions offers contract programming, Agile Coaching, and training services. Our staff specializes in Agile software development and testing techniques, and we are available to augment your existing software development resources or to help your team transition to Agile. We believe in high-quality software. For us, the Holy Grail of software development is to deliver defect-free applications that meet customers’ true needs. Whether we are doing the work ourselves or helping others to do it, we want the final product to be something that the end users appreciate.
Grid-Tools provides specialist, end-to-end test data management (TDM) and requirements definition and testing solutions, helping clients radically improve how they test and develop applications and delivering valuable software on time and under budget. Our award-winning Datamaker™ test data generation engine creates, stores and shares data across an organisation. Agile Designer™, our test case design tool designs the perfect set of test cases, often using synthetic test data and virtual assets, to cut production defects by up to 95%. Grid-Tools’ global network of staff and partners specialise in delivering value and innovation. Together we bring over 30 years’ of experience in delivering market leading TDM solutions to some of the world’s largest corporations.
HTC Global Services
HTC Global Services, an Inc.500 Hall of Fame Company, has over 25 years of experience in providing Testing services. HTC’s mature Testing Center of Excellence (CoE) has been providing value added testing services to several Fortune 500 companies in various business domains. HTC’s Testing CoE specializes in Test Automation, Mobile Testing, Data Warehouse Testing, Test Environment Management and Test Data Management. HTC has several million person hours of experience in testing custom built business applications, packaged solutions, and commercial off-the-shelf products. As a mid-sized IT company, HTC is well positioned to provide its customers fast, focused, and prudent IT services that maximize return on their IT investments. HTC provides services and solutions at customer locations and at HTC Delivery Centers located around the world.
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Mobile Labs is a leading provider and innovator of cross-platform mobile application testing solutions. Its private, internal device cloud, deviceConnect™, delivers comprehensive management capabilities for mobile devices, apps, and users in corporate test labs. deviceConnect fully supports manual testing and in conjunction with Mobile Labs Trust™ provides effective and efficient automated mobile application testing. All without jailbreaking or rooting smartphones or tablets.
Orasi is a leading provider of software quality products and services, using market-leading test management, test automation, enterprise testing, environment hosting, and mobile testing technology. For over 12 years, Orasi has consistently helped customers successfully implement and integrate software testing environments to reduce the cost and risk of software failures. From initial implementations to enterprise rollouts, Orasi provides the expertise and experience to accelerate your software quality return on investment. In addition, Orasi offers on-site training and a global services delivery model to provide the right mix of personnel and services for every company at the right price.
QASymphony’s test management and agile testing solutions help teams create better software. With QASymphony’s tools businesses can accelerate testing to keep up with the pace of today’s development to ensure that productivity gains from agile development are matched with the oversight, visibility and control required to build quality software. Empowering quality software at companies such as Adobe, Barclays, BetterCloud, ExactTarget (Salesforce Marketing Cloud) and Vonage, QASymphony enables teams to communicate and collaborate faster, bringing visibility and control back to the development and testing lifecycle. The company is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.
QAI Global Institute
Founded in 1980 in Orlando, QAI is a global workforce development and consulting organization addressing the education and ‘Operational Excellence’ needs of information technology and knowledge-intensive organizations. QAI Global Institute, the workforce development division of QAI, focuses on creating education and training products and services. The Institute caters to a wide variety of industries and provides access to a wealth of concepts and skill building reinforced through consulting, training, assessments, benchmarking, certification, conferences, and eLearning. QAI has trained over 140,000 individuals and certified over 40,000 professionals in over 15 countries.
QAI Global Community
The QAI Global Institute was founded on the premise of having an association of IT professionals who shared knowledge and experiences in order to broaden and strengthen the recognition of the IT practitioner and IT industry. Since then, the Institute has created a worldwide network of IT professionals, developed over the past 25 years, resulting in relationships with world–class industry leaders. The QAI Global Community includes regional Chapters that focus their attention towards providing local professionals with resources to promote their continued pursuit of knowledge and skill building.
Ranorex offers a cost-effective and comprehensive UI test automation framework that simplifies both integration and acceptance testing for developers and testing professionals, regardless of their programming or scripting experience. The Ranorex Automation Framework allows testing of many different application types including Web 2.0, Mobile Devices (Android, iOS), WPF, Flash/Flex, Silverlight, Qt, .NET and Java.
ROkITT™ solves complex business challenges in the digital and enterprise IT markets. We leverage our expertise and global partnerships in order to deliver best-in-class solutions that drive bottom line results. ROkITT Enterprise focuses on transformational quality assurance & testing, security and strategic IT consulting. Through ROkITT Labs, our innovation incubator, we enable our customers to gain a competitive advantage with cutting edge applications & digital solutions.
As the IT industry becomes more competitive, the ability for management to distinguish professional and skilled individuals in the field becomes mandatory. Acquiring certification indicates a professional level of competence in the principles and practices of quality assurance in the IT profession. Certified professionals become members of an acclaimed professional group, receiving recognition of their competence. The International Software Certifications Board (ISCB) provides eleven software certifications for IT professionals in five domains: Quality, Testing, Business Analysis, Project Management, and Process Engineering. Since its inception in 1980, ISCB has become recognized worldwide as the standard for information technology quality assurance professionals. More than 45,000 IT professionals in 43 countries on 6 of the 7 continents have earned certification.
TechExcel is a privately held software company dedicated to developing intelligent software solutions to optimize today’s business processes. A leading provider of integrated PPM, ALM, IT service management, and customer support solutions, TechExcel seamlessly integrates Web, smart phone Apps, and client/server technologies to provide companies with the power and flexibility needed to better manage their business. Founded in 1995 and headquartered in Lafayette, California, TechExcel maintains over 1,500 customers in 43 countries and regions in the world, including 20% of global top 500 enterprises.
Tech Mahindra is a specialist in digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering solutions. We are a USD 3.5 billion company with 98,000+ professionals across 51 countries. We provide services to 674 global customers including Fortune 500 companies. Our innovative platforms and reusable assets connect across a number of technologies to deliver tangible business value to all our stakeholders. Tech Mahindra is also amongst the Fab 50 companies in Asia as per the Forbes 2014 List. We are part of the USD 16.5 billion Mahindra Group that employs more than 200,000 people in over 100 countries. Mahindra operates in the key industries that drive economic growth, enjoying a leadership position in tractors, utility vehicles, information technology, financial services, and vacation ownership.
Zenergy Technologies is a specialty QA & testing firm that places high value on practical solutions. With strong emphasis on strategic thought leadership in addition to tactical implementation, Zenergy’s experts advise and guide project teams in industry best practices and optimal approaches while helping them steer clear of pitfalls that typically hinder organizations. Utilizing QA, test, and automation techniques that improve the business value of software development, Zenergy tailors solutions that contribute maximum benefit with minimal disruption. And for organizations using or moving toward iterative development, Zenergy excels in helping Agile/Iterative teams develop low maintenance automation and effective continuous integration.
ZAPTEST is a software test automation solution for testing applications cross-platform. ZAPTEST allows testing of any GUI based software on any modern OS, mobile or conventional including iOS; Android; WinMo; Blackberry; Windows; Mac; and Linux, and supports testing of Agile and CI development. ZAP’s main technologies are ZAPTEST; ZAP-fiX; MultiRun; and zapFARM. With over 15 years industry experience implementing test automation processes ZAP also offers professional help to allow enterprises with testing best practices implementing ZAPTEST. Using ZAPTEST test automation teams reducing time to test development and maintenance, expedite test execution cross-platform and manage devices under test remotely within organization.
Zephyr is a leading provider of on-demand, real-time enterprise test management solutions, offering innovative applications, seamless integrations and unparalleled, real-time visibility into the quality and status of software projects. Zephyr products are the fastest growing agile test management products in the world, with more than 4000 global customers in 80 countries. Their feature rich products address today’s dynamic and global needs across a variety of industries including finance, healthcare, media, mobile, IT services, and enterprise software. Zephyr is headquartered in Newark, CA with offices in Europe and India.