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14 November, 2017

Test Data Management: The Hidden GDPR Challenge

As organisational preparation for the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) legislation gathers speed, Dan Martland and Iain Finlayson highlight an area which can easily be overlooked. Businesses across Europe face a significant challen...

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02 November, 2017

Should Your Business Open A Second Location?

It can be difficult for business owners to know what to do when their operation shows signs of outgrowing its premises. Local companies like to buy from local companies, says Richard Mort, director of Edge Testing Solutions, about the reasoning...

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30 October, 2017

The Midlands’ technology scene – challenging London

We recently decided to expand our presence in the Midlands, and rightly so, as the opportunities for technology companies in this region seem endless. As a vibrant startup scene, with universities producing tech literate graduates and high-street nam...

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12 October, 2017

From Chasing Criminals to Chasing Bugs, Thanks to Edge Academy

Edge Testing Solutions, one of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing companies, is continuing to build its senior team with a slew of promotions in Scotland, including James McLean, a former police officer and graduate of...

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05 October, 2017

Edge Testing Completes 500 Mile Charity Walk for 10th Anniversary

Edge Testing Solutions, one of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing companies, has completed a £5,000 fundraising initiative with a cheque presentation at the company’s 10th anniversary celebrations. 10 volunteers across...

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18 September, 2017

No Glitches at Software Testing Specialist Edge Testing

Edge Testing was recently featured in The Herald's search for Scotland's most inspiring businesses.    When Heineken, the Scottish Prison Service or the Student Loans Company launch a new piece of software -whether it's an internal system or a platfo...

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08 September, 2017

Edge Expands Senior Technical Team

One of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company, Edge Testing Solutions has bolstered its expansion plans by appointing Senior Technical Test Engineer Iain Finlayson to boost expertise at the company’s Birmingham Digi...

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07 September, 2017

Meet the MD

Ten years ago, Brian founded Edge Testing Solutions and it now employs 250 people, all focused on making sure software works exactly as it should – which is not as straightforward as it sounds…  To read more please CLICK HERE

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07 September, 2017

Edge Testing Solutions Ranked No.98 on the Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100

One of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company, Edge Testing Solutions, is  delighted to confirm it has been ranked at No. 98 on the 17th annual Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100. The Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track...

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16 August, 2017

'Evolving from Dinosaurs to Birds' Featured on Software Tester Careers website

Dan Martland, Head of Technical Testing tackles the tricky subject of how to hire people with the right skills within a team of Testers - now and (especially) in the future. To read more Click Here

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13 July, 2017

Edge Celebrates 10th Year by Walking 500 Miles to Raise Funds for 10 Charities

One of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company, Edge Testing Solutions is celebrating its 10th year by raising money for 10 charities throughout the year. 10 volunteers across Edge’s offices will “walk 500 miles” fro...

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22 June, 2017

Edge Testing Solutions Exceeds Growth Target Reporting Annual Results of £10.1m

Edge Testing Solutions, one of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company, has today announced strong end of year results, achieving revenues of £10.1m. Edge surpassed it’s three year business plan put together in 2014...

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19 June, 2017

Edge Testing Launches On-Demand Web Performance Testing Service: Siteload Kickstart

Edge Testing Solutions announces the launch of its Siteload Kickstart service, which represents a major shift in the way that website owners can adopt web performance testing. By combining cloud-based testing tools with Edge’s performance test exper...

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01 June, 2017

Next Generation Testers Featured in Test Magazine

Dan Martland, Head of Technical Testing, Edge Testing Solutions explains how we must all evolve from dinosaurs to birds in order to thrive in the modern software development world.   To read more please go to Page 10 - 13  

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24 May, 2017

Edge Testing Accepted onto G-Cloud 9 Framework

One of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company, Edge Testing Solutions, has today announced that it has been successfully awarded a place on the highly competitive G-Cloud 9 framework, the government’s cloud procure...

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24 May, 2017

Vendors Partner up as Clock Ticks Louder Towards GDPR Debut

Edge Testing's Rob Maxfield was recently interviewed by Government Computing to talk about the introduction of the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Rob also discussed how Edge can help organisations achieve compliance and use this as a...

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01 May, 2017

Edge Testing Secures Place on CCS Quality Assurance and Testing Framework

One of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company, Edge Testing Solutions, has today announced that it has been successfully awarded a place on the highly competitive Crown Commercial Services (CCS) Framework Agreemen...

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28 April, 2017

Edge Testing wins Large Business of the Year at ScotlandIS Digital Technology Awards

Edge Testing Solutions, one of the UK’s premier independent providers of software testing, won the award for Large Business of the Year at the ScotlandIS Digital TEchnology Awards. This follows last year’s success when CEO Brian Ferrie won the covet...

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26 April, 2017

Edge Testing challenges offshore testing with second UK Digital Test Hub

Edge Testing Solutions, one of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing companies, has opened a second Digital Test Hub to expand its footprint in the Midlands and reverse the trend towards offshored testing provision. Edge l...

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03 April, 2017

Edge Testing to Expand in Birmingham

Edge Testing Solutions, one of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing companies, will be expanding its footprint in the Midlands after recognising the fantastic growth opportunities in Birmingham. Edge will be opening a sec...

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30 March, 2017

Edge Testing Awarded Gold Status for ‘Investors in Young People’

One of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company's Edge Testing Solutions, is celebrating being awarded the highest level Gold status ‘Investors in Young People’ accreditation, making its 10th year landmark even more...

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20 December, 2016

Edge Testing Solutions Shortlisted for ‘Best Business’ at the Lanarkshire Business Excellence Award

Edge Testing Solutions, one of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company, is delighted to announce that it has been selected as a shortlisted finalist in the category of Best Business for the Lanarkshire Business Excel...

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01 December, 2016

What Does Brian Ferrie Eat For Breakfast?

CEO & Founder of Edge Testing is one of UK’s Top 40 Leaders Selected to Contribute in Raising Funds for The Prince’s Trust   To help raise funds for The Prince’s Trust, Brian Ferrie, CEO and Founder of one of the UK’s fastest growing and largest...

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21 November, 2016

Edge Testing Celebrates at the Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100 Awards Dinner

Brian Ferrie, CEO and Founder of Edge Testing, was delighted to accept his Award at the Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100 Awards ceremony, marking Edge Testing as one of the UKs fastest growing tech companies. Edge Testing joined more than 240 gues...

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11 October, 2016

"Where Steve Jobs Went Wrong" Paul Coyne's Focus at the EuroSTAR Conference

Paul Coyne, Test Consultant at Edge Testing, will be highlighting ‘Where Steve Jobs Went Wrong’ in his speech at the annual EuroSTAR Software Testing Conference in Stockholm, Sweden - 31 Oct - 03 Nov 2016.   Paul said, “Steve Jobs thought we should l...

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13 September, 2016

Edge Testing Solutions Ranked No.68 on the Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100

One of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company, Edge Testing Solutions, are delighted to confirm they have been ranked at No. 68 on the 16th annual Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100. The Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Tra...

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06 September, 2016

Giving Companies the 'Edge'

One of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company, Edge Testing Solutions – who is also a sponsor at the Software Testing Conference North – will be offering attendees an opportunity to have a consultation with their in...

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31 August, 2016

Edge Testing Solutions Shortlisted for ‘Medium Employer of the Year’ STF Award

Edge Testing Solutions, one of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company, is delighted to announce that it has been shortlisted as a finalist for the STF Awards in the category of ‘Medium Employer of the Year.’ STF, sa...

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26 August, 2016

Edge Testing Solutions Shortlisted for Sunday Times Tech Track 100

One of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company, Edge Testing Solutions, is excited to announce that it has been shortlisted for September’s Sunday Times list of the UK’s fastest growing tech companies, which is judg...

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04 August, 2016

Edge Testing Solutions Officially Selected To Provide Services to Public Sector Organisations

Edge Testing Solutions, one of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company, has announced that it has been officially selected as an approved supplier on G-Cloud 8 (G8) framework, the government’s official online procure...

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27 May, 2016

Edge Testing Solutions Exceeds Growth Target Reporting Annual Results of £9.4m

Edge Testing Solutions, one of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing company, has today announced strong end of year results, achieving revenues of £9.4 million and doubling its operating profit to just over £1.3m in 2015....

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28 April, 2016

Edge Testing Appoints New Head of Technical Testing to Continue Their Expansion

Edge Testing are pleased to announce the appointment of Dan Martland as Head of Technical Testing to continue the growth and expansion of Edge’s capability across automation and performance testing.  Systems are becoming more complex in the modern ap...

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22 April, 2016

Edge Testing Wins ‘CEO of the Year’ Award

Edge Testing’s Founder and CEO Brian Ferrie has been presented with the new, prestigious ‘CEO of the Year Award’ at the ScotlandIS Digital Technology Awards on Wednesday 20 April 2016. Brian said "It is a huge privilege and honour to receive this rec...

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21 April, 2016

Scotland’s Digital Stars Honoured at ScotlandIS Annual Awards

Scotland’s digital technology stars celebrated at the ScotlandIS Digital Technology Awards at a sell out ceremony at Glasgow’s Old Fruitmarket. The highlight of the night, the awards for Digital Technology Business of the Year, were shared by four co...

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14 April, 2016

Preparing for the Transition – Is Your Company Ready?

Chris Ambler Addresses ‘Consumer Driven Techology’ at the SIGIST ‘Northern Lights’ Conference in Manchester   The world is changing. We are moving from the 'Industrial Revolution' into the new 'Digital Revolution’. So what does this mean for testers?...

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16 March, 2016

Edge Testing Shortlisted for Scottish Digital Tech Awards

Digital industries trade body ScotlandIS today said it has received a record number of entries for its annual awards. The awards, now in their sixth year, saw a 50 per cent increase in entries compared with 2015 and ScotlandIS chief executive Polly P...

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12 March, 2016

Games Testing For Free That Increases Quality!

The Digital Test Hub by Edge Testing is the First Company to Offer 'Free Testing’ Service to the Games industry that ‘Adds Value’   Using their ‘Outcome Based’ testing model, the Digital Test Hub is now offering test execution ‘free’ of charge, suppl...

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12 March, 2016

SOASTA & Edge Testing Announce Partnership

Edge Testing Partners with SOASTA as Digital Performance Management Gathers Pace Digital Performance Management set to drive business growth across UK SOASTA, the leader in performance analytics, today announced a partnership with UK-based Edge Testi...

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30 August, 2015

New Open Access Software Testing Lab to Open in Glasgow

Software and app developers in the west of Scotland will for the first time be able to use a free testing laboratory with the opening of an open access test facility at Edge Testing Solutions’ Bellshill headquarters on Thursday. The new Open Device L...

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