Software Development

Why we test: The Software Testing Dilemma

In the first article from Dave Kelly and his team at 2i Testing, we looked at taking an idea from conception to reality, the importance of engaging with the right suppliers, and the need for testing. This second article takes a look at why testing is so important.

Idea to Reality: Engage with suppliers and test, test, test

Testing is an integral part of delivering any piece of software and yet its importance is often overlooked and not considered as an integral part of the project from the start. In ‘traditional’ software developments, testing is generally about 25% to 33% of the total project. This covers module...

This weeks guest article was written by 2i's  test consultancy team with input from Dave Kelly and provides an insight into selecting your supplier and ensuring that testing is an integral part of your project from the start.

“We need an app/website/Internet of Thingamajigs Alexa VR experience!” was the cry from the board room. And so, your organisation starts its journey towards establishing your digital presence. 

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Company Connecting's Scottish Healthcare and Digital Health infographic: response to ScotGov's recent request for information on digital health.

Company Connecting produce Infographic of Scottish Digital Health Info; Skills, Sector, Location and more

We've taken a look at the IT companies that fall within the City of Edinburgh council area, which is particularly known for its finance sector.

Title image for the Company Connecting infographic on IT companies. Edinburgh Castle

Contextualising Code with Step Size

An interview with UK-based AI company Stepsize, who help put software developer’s code into context: in turn helping develop better software faster.

We’re into our second week of our spotlight on Artificial Intelligence here at Company Connecting, and next, we bring you an interview with UK based AI company, Stepsize. Stepsize helps to put software developer’s code into context, and in turn helps them develop better software in less time.  

Scottish IT Companies: The 2017 Infographic Series

Company Connecting spent a  time researching, curating and tagging the 2,400 Scottish IT Companies in it’s directory, and it is Scottish companies which are the focus of this latest infographic.

Company Connecting is the authority on Scottish IT SMEs. We start 2017 by releasing a new infographic settign the digital scene for Scotland

Company Connecting Graph of Scottish IT Companies by sector