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A4Q’s AI and Software Testing Certification Explained

The greatest interest to artificial intelligence (AI) methods and technologies has emerged over the last years in many areas of human activities directly or indirectly related to IT. Predictably, these areas include software testing and QA. For the professionals aiming at working in the software testing area and applying AI to solving their tasks on a daily basis, a new exam has now emerged. It is called AI and Software Testing. The certification is provided by the Alliance for Quality (A4Q).

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Exactpro - JSE collaboration to test the Millennium Exchange™ platform

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) and Exactpro have released a new case study on their collaboration to test the Millennium Exchange™ trading platform provided for the JSE by LSEG Technology. The collaboration was a crucial part of JSE’s Integrated Trading and Clearing (ITaC) multi-year programme to enhance the JSE’s trading and clearing functions. The JSE leveraged the capabilities of bespoke test automation tools provided by Exactpro as well as the company’s expertise as a leading provider of software quality assurance services and related software development for financial markets infrastructures worldwide in the areas of trading, post-trade, risk management, securities data distribution, market surveillance systems, and all transactions processes from trading to clearing, settlement, trade and transaction reporting.

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Testing the Intelligence of Your AI

An October 2019 survey by BoE and FCA found that ML in financial organizations has already passed an initial development phase, and the usage of live ML applications is about to dramatically increase over the next three years. Artificial Intelligence systems are used in market surveillance, they are providing intellectual analysis of news feeds, and they are an important part of the conversational agents facing users and helping them with their business needs from identity verification to trading and portfolio management. How to ensure that an AI-powered system is up to its task? And what would that mean from the software testing perspective?

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Exactpro Test Automation Solution for DLT-based Post-trade Infrastructures

As an R3 technology partner and a member of Hyperledger, Exactpro is familiar with the software testing challenges of a DLT-based post-trade infrastructure. To meet the needs of a growing number of companies widely using blockchain technologies to automate their business services, Exactpro specialists have performed a DLT post-trade case study based on the open source Corda and Hyperledger technology.

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