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Getting Help In UAT From “Friends And Family”

Putting their heads together, Marie and Pierre Curie made breakthrough discoveries about radiation. Benjamin Franklin traded ideas and knowledge in a circle of friends he called the “Junto,” which even inspired his founding of the first subscription library in America. … Continue reading

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Expand Mobile Capabilities In SharePoint With Custom Solutions

From “Hawaiian” to barbecue to the exotic, today’s pizza toppings yield myriad options for what began as a humble round of Neapolitan flatbread, topped only with tomatoes. VMC expert Keith Prunella says that the native mobile capabilities of SharePoint, like … Continue reading

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Ensure Website Mobile Accessibility With SharePoint

The Takara Rock’N Flower was a quintessential ’80s toy. This whimsical plastic flower intuitively responded to music by waving and dancing. Decades later, the idea of the flower lives on in web design. VMC solutions architect Keith Prunella said that … Continue reading

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UAT Team Selection: A Lesson From Hogwarts

UAT isn’t magic but it shares some characteristics with Quidditch, a sport featured in the Harry Potter series. In this game of wizards, team consists of three Chasers, two Beaters, one Keeper and one Seeker, with each role requiring different skills. … Continue reading

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Minimize Drag On IT Resources With Custom Solutions

Clocked at over 68 mph, sailfish are the world’s fastest marine animals. Like their other underwater kin, sailfish have streamlined bodies that help them reduce drag in the water, which is 750 times denser than air. According to VMC solutions … Continue reading

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UAT Participants: Proper Selection Drives Success

A golfer wouldn’t use a driver to chip a golf ball from a sand trap or a pitching wedge to attempt a 300 yard drive from the tee. He matches the club by its purpose to the goals and conditions … Continue reading

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UAT: Yes, You Get Fries With That.

Part of the value of that lunchtime “value meal” is that a side of fries is included in the combo. VMC expert Galen Erickson talks about how the value proposition for User Acceptance Testing (UAT) also includes an opportunity to develop more … Continue reading

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The Quest for Computing’s Holy Grail

In Arthurian legend, the Holy Grail is a sacred but elusive vessel associated with divine revelation. King Arthur’s Knights of the Round Table spent years searching for it, but came up empty-handed. VMC Engagement Manager Chuck Hobart explains why he … Continue reading

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Have It Your Way With UAT

Lagging Burger King experienced a reputational boost in 2002, when new CEO Brad Blum reinstated the burger chain’s most famous slogan, “Have it your way.” The campaign really resonated with young consumers, who craved customization, and rekindled consumer and investor … Continue reading

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How To Avoid A Black Eye With UAT

When a new software or solutions release goes live, any issue that causes the development team a reputational “black eye” can cost the company even more.  VMC’s Galen Erickson shared with us how User Acceptance Testing (UAT) can prevent the … Continue reading

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