SQC Technology Ltd

Test Capacity Augmentation

Provision of preformed, self-managing test cells or test teams to supply test delivery capacity to a cloud programme. A cell or team can integrate into a wider existing test ecosystem or a set of cells or teams can be supplied to provide a large test capability.

Features

  • Exploratory testing cells and teams
  • Scripted testing delivery cells and teams
  • Self organising and managing
  • Established and proven cell and team operating practices available
  • Team leads integrate into the wider test management team
  • Tools and techniques that target cloud system testing
  • Backed by wider technical testing capabilities
  • Backed by wider test automation and tooling capabilities
  • In-house quality assurance of the cell and team activity
  • Flexible models to support variable demand

Benefits

  • Reduced burden on programme test management
  • Scale capacity for fixed periods of time
  • Reduced requirements for personnel and contractor management
  • Cells and team that can be productive from day 1
  • Extra layer of quality assurance of the work done
  • Oversight and support from technical testing and automation perspective
  • Cells and teams tasking by objective
  • Autonomous self-management of work to achieve objectives
  • Highly experiened test team leads and test management
  • High quality testing using disciplined testing practices

Pricing

£375 to £950 a person a day

Service documents

Request an accessible format
If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need versions of these documents in a more accessible format, email the supplier at neil.hudson@sqc.co.uk. Tell them what format you need. It will help if you say what assistive technology you use.

Framework

G-Cloud 12

Service ID

8 8 5 5 4 9 3 1 1 8 3 7 1 7 1

Contact

SQC Technology Ltd Neil Hudson
Telephone: 0207 993 2287
Email: neil.hudson@sqc.co.uk

Planning

Planning service
No

Training

Training service provided
No

Setup and migration

Setup or migration service available
No

Quality assurance and performance testing

Quality assurance and performance testing service
Yes
How the quality assurance and performance testing works
This service allows cloud programmes to obtain the test delivery capacity they need to meet their objectives. The services eliminates the need to recruit and manage individual contractors. It provides test capacity in a form that is self managing and accountable for agreed outcomes.

Security testing

Security services
No

Ongoing support

Ongoing support service
No

Service scope

Service constraints
None

User support

Email or online ticketing support
No
Phone support
No
Web chat support
No
Support levels
This is not relevant to the Test Capacity Augmentation service

Resellers

Supplier type
Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security clearance
Conforms to BS7858:2012
Government security clearance
Up to Developed Vetting (DV)

Pricing

Price
£375 to £950 a person a day
Discount for educational organisations
No

Service documents

Request an accessible format
If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need versions of these documents in a more accessible format, email the supplier at neil.hudson@sqc.co.uk. Tell them what format you need. It will help if you say what assistive technology you use.