SmarteSoft Partners with Strategic Systems Solutions

Austin, Texas-based SQA firm partners with global IT and BPO consultancy and outsourcing company.

Austin, TX, May 15, 2009 --( Austin-based SmarteSoft Inc., the industry leader in easy to use, high-ROI software test automation products and services, is pleased to announce that is has signed a partnership agreement with Strategic Systems Solutions Ltd., a global IT and BPO consultancy and outsourcing company. The partnership is based on SmarteSoft’s innovative third generation test suite of products, which will enable Strategic Systems Solutions to provide services to cover cutting-edge technologies and agile delivery models.

Having the ability to provide test automation and test management tools that support a wide range of technologies and agile methods is another significant advantage for Strategic Systems Solutions. The company previously developed an award winning Shared-Risk engagement model, where Agile delivery was fused with a client’s traditional methods. For this, SSS received the FST Award in 2008 for the category of ‘Best Outsourcing Partnership of the Year’.

Both companies have extensive experience in testing and are working together to provide Strategic Systems Solutions clients with test tools that fulfill their requirements and complement their current methods. The partnership will span across all the products and services provided by SmarteSoft, and will serve the increasing complexity of next generation testing for Strategic Systems Solutions clients.

“SmarteSoft welcomed the opportunity to develop a closer working partnership with Strategic Systems Solutions,” says SmarteSoft CEO Gordon MacGregor. “This partnership combines the expertise each company has in providing high-quality testing solutions globally.”

Steve Christer, Strategic Systems Solutions’ Global Head of Testing, agreed. “We are enjoying significant success with our testing services and see our partnership with SmarteSoft lifting our service offering to a new level,” he said.

About SmarteSoft Inc.
SmarteSoft offers the easiest to use and most agile-friendly performance-test tools available today. The company’s innovative test automation technologies enable software development teams to improve overall quality and time to market, reduce costs, and achieve maximum team flexibility.

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About Strategic Systems Solutions Ltd.
Strategic Systems Solutions is an IT and BPO consultancy and outsourcing company with a global footprint. With a UK head office, SSS has delivery centre’s in the UK, US, Philippines, China and Singapore. SSS deliver consulting, development, testing, 24/7 support services and back-office solutions to blue chip, multi-national companies in the Capital Markets sector.

Software quality assurance is a critical component in the development lifecycle. The organization’s experienced, specialist test teams assure quality via their own, market-leading, best practice methods; driving down costs, reducing time to market, and mitigating risks early in the cycle.

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