2i Blog

Check out our company blog to take advantage of a diverse range of insightful content, covering topics from continuous integration and Agile methodologies to the latest on test automation and DevOps.

Easy steps to transform your organisational workflow using Agile

If your organisation is relatively new to the Agile methodology, then you can achieve some rapid and easy benefits for your organisational workflow by implementing a number of quick wins.

When is your job finished? (‘it’s not my job’ isn’t a valid excuse)

When it comes to the responsibilities of various people on your team (including yourself, your superiors and your subordinates) the key is individual ownership.

Increasing the Adoption of Automated Software Testing in Your Organisation

Common barriers to the adoption of automated software testing in organisations.

Will embracing Agile put an end to Offshore Outsourcing?

In our latest blog post, Pauline talks about the challenges of outsourcing and how Agile is the way forward.

Test Automation: How going round in circles improves your chances of reaching your destination

Welcoming 2i's first Guest Blogger; Greg McKenn, an experienced Test Engineer who introduces us to his way of thinking when it comes to Test Automation ''Sometimes going round in circles really does improve your chances of getting you to where you want to be''

Your Baby is Ugly, said no Software Tester ever!

Your baby is ugly! A conversation no one wants to have so we avoid it or sugar coat it.. In our latest blog post, our Head of Test; Tristan tells us how he sees this kind of conversation happen in testing scenarios all the time and how we need to overcome this.

Are testers still required? and where do we fit? - A follow up from the DevOps Summit

Ian and Tristan recently attended Computing's DevOps Summit in London. They went with an open mind and a Testers curiosity to learn about all things DevOps from top practitioners and with the hope to find out where Software Testing fits in. Did they find the answers they were looking for? Read our latest post to find out their key takeaways.

Is stakeholder management important in project delivery? – A Testers Perspective

We should fully understand the needs of each stakeholder and deliver to each individual’s expectations in a professional and transparent manner if the software solution is to be deemed a success both objectively and subjectively. Would you agree with this?

DevOps – you just can’t get away from it!

DevOps has become one of the hottest topics in technology circles and one that you can’t get away from, but what does it mean for Testers and the role we play in DevOps?

5 reasons why a good Test Data Management strategy is essential for today’s Test functions

Have you had to adapt your approach to Test Data Management to meet the demands of the Digital Age? If so, what changes have you made?