Success story: TELUS Health chooses Askida
Test automation for TELUS Health
About the company:
TELUS Health is one of top companies in Canada in the world of telehealth solutions, electronic health records management, health solutions for consumers, pharmacy management solutions and payment requests management solutions. TELUS Health helps health professionals, health services providers, doctors, patients and consumers by giving them access to accurate information that’s shared amongst services.
Year the company was created:
Incorported in 2008 following the purchase of Émergis
Number of employees:
More than 1600 employees
“Test automation greatly reduces the amount of time and effort required to test everything without compromising in any way the quality of the software solutions we deliver to our customers.”
What problems or issues were you trying to solve before working with Askida?
TELUS Health wanted to completely rethink its approach regarding quality assurance to allow our team to work more efficiently, ease the burden of testing, ensure optimal software quality and save money in the long run. In other words, we were looking to implement within our organization the best practices in quality assurance.
Why did you choose Askida specifically?
ASKIDA’s approach, which is centered around fully automating all the different processes that need to be tested, is innovative and highly efficient. They’ve developed a robust software solution that’s unique on the market and orchestrates automated tests for all the different processes regardless of the technology being used, which removes all manual interventions. This greatly reduces risks and leads to a quick return on investment. Choosing ASKIDA to lead and accompany the UAT TELUS Health team as we implement automated tests within our organization was a no-brainer.
Software quality is extremely important to us. Could you tell us about the quality of the software solution we’ve helped you deliver?
TELUS Health simply can’t afford to deliver faulty or low-quality software. We had to find a way to reduce the amount of time and effort required to test our applications without compromising software quality in any way. The tools and the services provided by ASKIDA’s team allowed us to meet our objectives. Test automation greatly reduces the amount of time and effort required to test everything without compromising in any way the quality of the software solutions we deliver to our customers.
What were you expecting in terms of return on investment for this project? Did we allow you to meet your objectives?
We had initially forecasted a return on investment based over a period of 24 months. After only one year of operations, we had already met our objectives.
What would say to a company that faces challenges comparable to yours to encourage them to consider working with ASKIDA?
ASKIDA is company specialized in high-quality custom software, software quality assurance and test automation. If you’re looking for help with this, ASKIDA is experienced and very solid. Moreover, the company has developed a unique approach and powerful custom tools to help their clients reach their objectives.
“We had initially forecasted a return on investment based over a period of 24 months. After only one year of operations, we had already met our objectives.”