Business moves fast—which means that software development teams need to move even faster. The emergence of new software development models, such as agile, DevOps, and cloud testing environments are driving a new era of computing.
To make the most of the new era of computing, organizations need effective and efficient testing strategies for continuous testing – complete with processes for governing test data. However, many development, testing and quality assurance (QA) teams struggle to create and maintain the required test data. IT departments often lack confidence about test data preparation and data usage.
That's where test data management comes in.
IBM InfoSphere Optim offers comprehensive test data management capabilities which support an iterative repeatable process of creating, maintaining, and protecting data in non production environments to accurately reflect end-to-end business processes. Organizations eliminate costly cloning processes and correct defects early in the development process. InfoSphere Optim scales across applications, databases, operating systems and hardware platforms. Secure your test environments, improve quality, accelerate release cycles and reduce costs with InfoSphere Optim.
With our latest release, InfoSphere Optim Test Data Management now leverages Hadoop as a test data landing zone enabling clients to manage their test data with even more speed at a lower cost. Read more on what's new.
The InfoSphere Optim Test Data Management solutions can:
Reduce Cost: Automate creation of realistic "right sized" test data to reduce the size of test environments and automate comparison functionality to catch errors earlier
Reduce Risk: Mask sensitive information for compliance and protection
Speed Delivery: Refresh test data speeding testing and application delivery
Considering a purchase?
Test Data Management in the DevOps Lifecycle Blog
Explore what DevOps is, how test data management fits within DevOps and key principles and capabilities of DevOps with test data management.
Read the blog
InfoSphere Optim Test Data Management
Learn about easy-to-use, proven technology to optimize and automate the test data management process, complete with workflows and services on demand.
Read the solution brief (646KB)
Continuous testing at warp speed
Enhance software quality by incorporating realistic test data into testing processes
Get the ebook
Improve Quality Testing Efficiencies with Agile, Realistic Data
Learn how holistic strategies for managing test data can not only streamline software development, but also produce better applications and help development teams avoid issues with customer privacy and regulatory compliance
Get the white paper
Manage test data to accelerate and enhance data integration projects
Implement IBM InfoSphere Optim Test Data Management Solution for effective test data management in data integration projects
Get the white paper