The key challenges comprise four elements: Test Data Data Confidentiality Data Reuse Validation You may now have an extract of live data, however, if you use it you run a great risk of a data breach and severe penalties.  It can …

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Keeping pace with an increased rate of change is vital in today’s competitive markets. And making sure those changes don’t have a negative impact on your systems and solutions is also paramount. A comprehensive test data management solution – specifically …

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The key challenges comprise four elements: Test Data Data Confidentiality Data Reuse Validation Take test data. A copy of the live database is unwieldy, slowing testing, and making validation almost impossible. The ideal test database contains a representative cross-section of …

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Captain America and IBM i. Not often do Superheroes and Testing collide Unveiling computing’s secret serum. Once rejected from the army due to weakness and inabilities, Captain America’s breakthrough came when he was injected with a secret serum. This happened …

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=64WytonllfU Test Data Management – What data? “Rubbish in = rubbish out” applies to many things in life from diet, to building and cooking, but especially to testing. It is all very well if you are doing negative testing, but …

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IBM i Test Data ManagementA Best Practice Guide Download pdf IBM i Test Data Management – A Best Practice Guide. This guide explores the key principals and techniques as they relate to the creation, maintenance, validation, use, and re-use of …

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Maintain system integrity and validate all your changes There are many aspects to consider, but commonly at the top of the list is either  a) Re-engineering of the code base to make use of service programs and procedures, or  b) …

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