November 12, 2014  |  Chris Prescott

Optimizing Mobile Test Automation using Experitest SeeTest

In 2013 Blackstone evaluated a number of commercially available mobile test automation tools in our lab, and walked away from that exercise identifying Experitest’s ( SeeTest product as one of the most robust tools on the market in terms of features, flexibility to accommodate a wide variety of mobile app architectures, predictability in terms of... Read More

September 16, 2014  |  John Hughes, Vince Hurley, Sara Kindsfater-Yerkes

Connecting with the Agile Mindset

Welcome to our new series of blog posts: The Blackstone Agile Connection! This new series introduces our perspective on agile practices and thinking. Chances are, you’ve heard about agile. We’ll help you understand what agile is and how it’s implemented. Most importantly, we’ll help you assess where to start with agile or where your organization... Read More

April 28, 2014

Mobile Test Automation Supports Digital Agility

When speaking with customers about mobile development and mobile application testing, we routinely find our customers describing what we refer to as the Mobile Device “Fan Effect”, which is essentially the rapid expansion of work required to safely test and deploy a new mobile app to the market.  Often the discussion centers around the complexities... Read More

June 17, 2013

Do you have a Winning Digital Strategy?

The majority of banks these days claim they have a digital strategy, but the ubiquitous presence and casual use of the term “Digital” creates risk.  Although everyone seems to have a Digital Strategy, the definition is subject to change with each banking institution, and the focus could include mobile, social, online, marketing, or any combination of... Read More