The Silicon Review
Parasoft was founded to make it easier to produce high-quality software, by automating time-consuming testing tasks and bringing the results together in an interactive reporting/analytics platform for actionable team insights.
Parasoft’s tools support the entire software development process, from when the developer writes the first line of code all the way through the unit and functional testing, to performance and security testing, leveraging simulated test environments along the way. Parasoft's unique analytics platform aggregates data from across all testing practices, providing insights up and down the testing pyramid to enable organizations to succeed in today's most strategic development initiatives, including Agile/DevOps, Continuous Testing, and the complexities of IoT. Employing over 250 people worldwide, Parasoft is a privately-held, debt-free, and profitable company.
Bringing Efficiency to the Software Development Lifecycle
Parasoft’s software testing tools help by automating time-consuming testing tasks for developers and testers and helping managers and team leaders understand what to focus on.
For Developers: Parasoft's automated testing tools minimize the testing burden on developers, allowing development teams to make a bigger impact and focus on innovation and new features.
For QA/Testers: Parasoft's solutions reduce frustration and inefficiency by providing a testing infrastructure that's organized, easy to follow, in one place, and allows testers to understand what to test, when.
For Managers: Managers get visibility into key insights to make the team's process as efficient as possible, assessing application risk to more effectively liaise between business and development initiatives.
Some of Parasoft’s salient products:
Parasoft C/C++ test: It helps to deliver C and C++ software that’s robust, predictable, and secure
ParasoftdotTEST: It helps to complement existing Visual Studio tools with deep static analysis and advanced coverage
ParasoftSOAtest: Clients can improve QA/testing process with industry-leading technologies that make UI, API, mobile, load, performance, and security testing easier to use and scale.
Parasoft Insure++: Clients can find the nasty defects that have been plaguing them for weeks.
Solutions for Software Testing
Meet the Leader
Elizabeth Kolawa, President and CEO: Elizabeth leads the overall direction and operations of the company. Her in-depth knowledge and experience managing large, diverse technical organizations have proven invaluable as Parasoft continues to evolve its industry-leading automated software testing solutions. Dr. Kolawa brings over 25 years of experience managing major technical research programs for NASA and JPL including the development of system-on-a-chip avionics, thermal cycling-resistant electronics for the Mars rover embedded mobility system, advanced measurements, and detection for planetary and astrophysics applications, as well as the space avionics and extreme environments technologies programs.
Dr. Kolawa came to the United States in 1984, after receiving her Ph.D. in Solid State Physics from Jagiellonian University in Cracow, Poland. She has authored over 140 technical papers and has been granted 11 patents. In addition, she has organized and chaired numerous workshops and sessions at major conferences throughout the world. In 2010, she was awarded the JPL Explorer Award for strategic leadership. She has been an active member of the Parasoft Board of Directors since the company’s inception in 1987.
“We make it easier to create high-quality software.”