FasTest FAQ     FasTest Automation Value Proposition Q.What is the value proposition for FasTest? Answer. FasTest offers a combination of a comprehensive pre-built test library, dashboards for reporting and test metrics, test and defect management tools and data mining tools to provide a complete test management solution that appeals to IT, Business and Management alike. FasTest is the only natively integrated solution for PeopleSoft test automation in marketplace today…

PeopleSoft 9.2 Fluid UI Travel & Expenses

PeopleSoft 9.2 Travel & Expenses I presented a webinar on PeopleSoft 9.2 Fluid UI with transactions of expense report creation, submission and approval within PeopleSoft Fluid UI. You get a complete Travel and Expense Solution which has coverage for all your needs with embedded expense policies. You get to reduce your organizations’ spend with efficient enforcement of the policies. You get to configure multiple Expense types and create rules around…

PeopleSoft Upgrade Testing using PTF Automation for a Healthcare Customer

Astute recently completed another successful implementation of PeopleSoft Test Framework Test Automation using FasTest where customer‘s manual test scripts for PeopleSoft Financials and Supply Chain application modules were automated. About 30% of the customer‘s manual test library was automated with just 40 scenario based test scripts, also called PTF Shell Tests, which comprised of about 150 individual application transactions. Critical business processes such as requisition creation, inventory replenishment, expense report generation and…

Upper Mid-West Regional Users Group (UMRUG 2017)

It was a rainy day in Minneapolis today and I was at the University of Minnesota attending Upper Mid-West Regional User Group last week. There were about 60 to 80 people attending the event, mostly from PeopleSoft. Almost 90% of the attendees were on PeopleSoft 9.2 version. Robbin V., Director Human Capital Management Product Strategy presented the keynote with information on Oracle’s vision towards PeopleSoft investment. He confirmed that Oracle…

Astute’s FasTest for PTF Accelarates PeopleSoft Testing for Global Non- Profit Organization

Case study on Test Automation using FasTest Test Automation powered by PeopleSoft Test Framework (PTF) 8.55 Summary:  Leading US based Non-profit organization realizes time and cost benefits by adopting Test Automation solution for 23 modules across PeopleSoft Financials and Supply Chain (FSCM) and Human Capital Management (HCM) for their 9.2 application testing with PUM updates. It also undergoes Fluid UI and Fluid Development training course from Astute Customer testing footprint: Applications: FSCM…

Astute’s FasTest for PeopleSoft Test Framework Streamlines PeopleSoft Upgrade Testing for Healthcare Customer

Customer case study on Test Automation using FasTest Test Automation powered by PeopleSoft Test Framework (PTF) 8.55 Summary Leading Utah based Healthcare Customer realizes time and cost benefits by adopting Test Automation solution for 16 modules across PeopleSoft Financials and Supply Chain during their upgrade from V9.1 to V9.2. Application: V9.1 FSCM 16 modules Implementation Test Repository: 380 Business Process Tests including 1000 transactions Project Plans PT Upgrade from 8.52…

Asset Deployment Time: A Crucial Healthcare Industry Concern

Overview With advances in science and medical technology leading to more medical devices integrated into patient care, there is a sharp increase in the number of medical equipment and bedside devices across hospitals. With additional requirements in reporting and maintaining quality care, caregivers no longer have the time to requisition and wait for equipment but rather require technology to be readily available. This post focuses on the time to deploy…

Understanding PS/nVision for better performance

PS/nVision is a Microsoft Excel based reporting tool that generates dynamic SQL based on the structure of the report layout. Note that it is not possible to rewrite the queries generated by nVision; but it is possible to affect the number of joins, create slightly more efficient joins, and limiting the selection criteria to specific portions of a tree. Before attempting to tune a nVision layout, it is beneficial to…

Using FasTest Dashboards for Efficient Comprehensive Reporting for PeopleSoft Test Framework

We at Astute are strong advocates of Test Automation and have been long working towards test automation using PeopleSoft Test Framework. In order to enhance and expand the capability of this tool we are making continuous attempts to build tools that improve the whole process of testing especially from the perspective of Test Management and Test reporting. Our bolt on tool FasTest has several pillars with test reporting being the…