Credit Unions: Core System Conversion

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Client Description:

Large Credit Union in Pennsylvania with over $5 billion in assets and serving over 450,000 members.

Business Challenge:

Client’s requirements involved converting their Core System to Corelation Keystone. The project impacted multiple departments throughout the organization and required a substantial amount of testing to ensure the software is production-ready. The client did not have enough resources in their business units to plan, prepare, execute, and track the hundreds of test cases that are required to fully test the new core system. Support was needed for Credit Services, Transaction Services, Digital Banking and the credit union’s public Marketing website.

Key Service Areas:

  • Test Management
  • Functional Test Execution
  • Mobile Testing
  • Performance Testing
  • Test Automation
  • Regression Testing
  • Web Accessibility (ADA) Testing

Technologies:

  • TechExcel DevSuites
  • Microsoft TFS
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Ranorex
  • Selenium
  • Eggplant
  • TestPlant
  • JMeter
  • Agile Project Delivery

Solution:

  • Developed a test approach that identifies the types of testing needed to support the conversion’s requirements and estimates the effort and resources to accomplish
  • Authored test cases against the complete conversion process​
  • Provided expert testing support, mapping data between legacy system and new Core system​
  • Executed a mock deployment upgrade prior to production deployment to identify risks in the conversion process​
  • Provided onsite services in conjunction with remote support from Olenick’s Chicago HQ

Impact:

  • Allowed client project team to focus more of their time serving credit union members and optimizing new technology​
  • Equipped client for an overall smoother, more efficient deployment​
  • Introduced Performance and Test Automation to enhance ongoing and regression testing