Software publishers: the 10 key points to consider before switching to SaaS

17/06/2011 | Expert opinion - Nicolas Odet, Director of Services, Marketing and Communication, Hardis Group

For software publishers, moving from a model of license sales, support and maintenance to a system involving subscription to a service is not without consequence: technical changes need to be made to their solutions, the marketing and sales effort is different and there may be an impact on internal organization. To avoid mistakes and to bring a project on which the future of an entire company m...

Application testing: how to reconcile quality and agility?

22/03/2011 | Expert opinion - Rémy Dujardin, Head of Test Offering, Hardis Group

A study by Pierre Audoin Consultants in October 2010 confirms that application testing is a fast-growing market. But in people's minds it's still often equated with long, costly constraints. And yet quality of information systems is not incompatible with agility. We need to get away from the idea of a cost incurred at the end of the development, and to see testing as an ongoing investment throu...