Huw Price Awarded "IT Director of the Year" by QA Guild

Huw Price, co-owner and managing director of Grid-Tools, has been named “IT Director of the Year” by QAGuild, the international software testing community.

Oxfordshire, United Kingdom, December 22, 2010 --( QAGuild were impressed with Price’s ability to re-define the way organizations go about provisioning data for testing and development. They also commented on the advancements that Grid-Tools have made in the last six years with Huw at the helm.

The Oxford based company also picked up QAGuild’s “Most Innovative Testing Tool Choice for 2011.” Both awards were given in recognition of Grid-Tools’ success and achievement this year in the field of research and development.

Grid-Tools also won the “UK IT Achievement of the Year” award at the UK IT Industry Awards earlier this month bringing their tally for the year to three. “It was an honour to accept the award for IT Director of the Year,” said Price, “but it is the dedication to innovation from every member of our company that has made this a breakthrough year.”

About Grid-Tools Ltd
Grid-Tools is known internationally as the industry leader in data creation, data masking and test data management tools and solutions. Their highly experienced personnel have been writing and developing solutions for large companies in both the private and public sectors for over 30 years.

The Grid-Tools Datamaker™ suite includes a wide range of technologically advanced tools for test data management. Their signature solution, GT Datamaker™, is a revolutionary tool that creates and publishes quality test data from scratch whilst maintaining the relationships and referential integrity of production environments. Cutting-edge and groundbreaking in nature, Datamaker™ offers three methods for managing and generating data for testing and development: database subsetting, data masking and data creation. Datamaker™ also offers end-to-end manageability and enhancement of test data in multiple formats.

The Grid-Tools methodology consists of using a ‘data-centric’ approach to test data management. Their focus is to ensure the quality of the test data you are using is of the right quality for successful testing and development.

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+44(0) 1865 884600
11 Oasis Business Park
OX29 4TP