Test Advisory Services

Global software testing market size to grow to USD 55.3 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of more than 14% from 2017-2021. - Business Wire

The present days of digital business world demands high-quality products and services. Enterprises and organizations focus more on innovation and quality assurance for their software and applications to stay ahead of their competitors. Surely, they need a reliable software testing partner who can assess their current testing practices & processes and advise on a constructive Testing roadmap. These services help refine their existing testing practices, frameworks and tools that are designed to be in-line with their business needs.

Aréte assesses by taking a comprehensive view of the existing processes & practices to identify the pain-points, gaps & the associated risks. The Test Advisory Services of Aréte helps client to understand their QA maturity and identify gaps in their processes & practices.

The key takeaways of an Advisory engagement include – Assessment report & recommendations; and a detailed implementation roadmap on how to achieve the target maturity and testing capability. Arête uses proprietary Assessment Frameworks, based on industry best practices and standards, to assess clients’ testing maturity focusing on People, Processes, Tools, and Infrastructure. Arête leverages on extensive QA experience and in-house QA accelerators, along with industry best practices and baselines to come up with the best possible solutions.

Aréte handholds customers to set up measurable quality goals, build a target operating model, monitor and report implementation progress, thereby enhancing their testing practice. Successful testing practice helps an enterprise to achieve faster time-to-market, reduced costs, and improved customer satisfaction.


  • Assessment of current testing practices
  • Audit test artefacts and processes: questionnaires, interviews and reviewing sample documentation
  • Baselining & Benchmarking
  • Centralized test management and reporting
  • Create comprehensive test quality metrics
  • Consolidation of test capabilities, assets, processes, tools, infrastructure
  • Develop high-level recommendations with short, medium and long -term targets with Roadmap and implementation plan
  • Gap analysis to identify improvement opportunities
  • Quality Assurance audit
  • Tools Strategy


Below are the benefits that can be seen by implementing the recommendations:
  • Better IT & business alignment
  • Committed ROI based on cost-benefit analysis
  • Comprehensive SWOT analysis and assessment of testing practice
  • Improved skill competency, resource scalability and optimization
  • Increase in quality by over 30%
  • Industry thought leadership in QA aligning to latest frameworks like CMMI, ISO and TMMI
  • Optimized resource and tools utilization
  • QA strategy aligned to SDLC and STLC processes, i.e. Waterfall, Agile, DevOps or Hybrid
  • Reduction in Total Cost of Ownership by 30%
  • Reduction in total time to market by 25%
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