January 26, 2013

The Killer App Finale

Last week I posted The Killer App, the story of a real software project with a cliff-hanger, pick-a-path ending.  It’s time to close the loop. “The Killer App” was a project that was not just late, but hopeless; a claims processing system that could not process a single claim […]
January 18, 2013

The Killer App

We called it the Killer App, and, for the insurance industry, it was magic. At least, it was supposed to be. Forget waiting two weeks to get an explanation of benefits from the insurance company, two more to get a bill, then two hours on the phone to figure […]
October 10, 2012

Understanding the difference between total users and concurrent users.

Many of our clients have enterprise applications that are accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  Their applications may be accessed remotely from all over the world.  In such cases, total users could number in the thousands. When configuring a test plan for our clients we […]
March 31, 2012

Testing .NET application in Citrix

Expanding with .Net application through Citrix Portal Your company is expanding and adding more locations to go live with a .Net Application used through Citrix ICA client. You need to make sure that the application can handle the increased load with no problems. You need to make sure […]