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The Client is a leading supplier of discovery, collaboration, and knowledge enterprise solutions, desktop software, scientific databases and consulting services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and chemical industries. The Company provides Enterprise solutions, desktop software, scientific databases, and professional services for biotechnology, drug discovery and chemical research, including software, databases, and web sites which enable customers to create, analyze and communicate chemical, biological, and scientific information more effectively.
Company's products are used primarily in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and chemical industries, as well as in higher education and in academic and government research. The company's principal software offering Chem & Bio office suites which includes molecule sketching tool for biology and chemistry entities, Chemistry and bioassay related databases and Electronic Lab Notebook is the de facto standard and primary communication tool on the chemist's desktop used for the analysis and property predictions of the chemical and biological entities. Chem & Bio Office Enterprise, an enterprise implementation of Chem & Bio Office desktop, enables research information organizations to deploy application and information solutions using Internet, intranet, and extranet technologies.
The business requirement of the client was to develop a test strategy, test plan and management system to test the Desktop Products on different platforms and turned to Q3 to execute the same. The product needed to be tested on Windows as well as on iMac OS. To test the product, testers with the domain knowledge and thorough with the testing process were required.
Working closely with the client, Q3 developed a stable and reliable test strategy and test plan for the entire range of Chem and Bio office desktop suites. Deployed a resources to meet the needs of a client and we identified and assembled an agile team consisting of one test manager, one test lead and 4 experienced testers with domain expertise and QA exposure. Planning, inception and completion meeting the deadlines of the projects was done for Alpha, Beta and System levels of testing. The applications tested were molecule sketching and visualization tools, Molecular modeling and Property calculation tools, Biology and chemistry database interfaces, Electronic Lab notebook.