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Indium is a leading independent software testing firm which has expanded its presence across the globe over the years. It has evolved as a one-stop QA shop for its clients. It has strong competency in Banking, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Retail, Gaming and Education domains. With its understanding and experience across various domains and technologies, the company has the ability to work for a mix of Enterprise, Technology and ISV clients.
Right blend of Software QA lifecycle process, tools, technology expertise and business process understanding have nurtured Indium to steadily evolve from being a QA tool reseller and training academy about 12 years ago, to a well-established Testing Organization recognized by Gartner as “Pure – Play multi-domain software testing vendor”.
Since its inception in the year 1999, Indium has worked with over 200+ marquee clients spanning across diverse domains and verticals. Serving clients across the globe – predominantly in the North American region, the company envisions an aggressive growth, whilst expanding its team of 500 people to 2000 in the next four years. It is also aggressively pursuing QA solutions in the Mobility space across Mobile Compatibility testing, Mobile Performance and Mobile Test automation.
The company is excited with the opportunities the industry offers and sees a road ahead in Mobility, Test Automation, Performance Engineering and Domain-based QA solutions. Geographically, the company looks forward to a stronger foot print in Europe, Middle East and APAC in the coming quarters while consolidating its presence in the US market with additional offices and teams.
Critical to Indium’s strategy for accelerated QA solutions is its IPs, which are built-based on best practices delivered over many years to customers globally. The IPs of Indium are branded under an ‘iAccelerate’ suite of tools & frameworks.
Indium’s iAccelerate Suite
iSAFE- Indium’s Selenium Automation Framework Enhanced (iSAFE) is created on Java using Selenium Remote Control and Web driver along with other tools like TestNG unit testing framework, jxl for handling excel workbooks, log4j for creation of exhaustive logs, and mailer and activation jars for sending out emails. A portable software testing automation framework for web applications, it provides a playback tool for authoring tests without learning a test scripting language (Selenium IDE). These tests can then be run against most modern web browsers.
iFACT- Web applications have to be comprehensively tested across all combinations of browsers and Operating Systems. iFACT helps firms gain an competitive edge by completely eliminating compatibility issues.
iSCOUTE- It is a subscription-based user experience website monitoring services from Indium that helps monitor Internet sites for response times & availability.
iAVA- Indium’s Anti-Vulnerability Assessment Framework helps in performing security test execution, manual test penetration, automated application scanning, perform code review and analysis, log defects, initiate remediation of defects and complete retesting.
iMobi- To prevail the loss of time and ensure test results in a shorter execution time, Indium’s mobile grid is implemented. iMobi is a framework that considerably reduces the test cycle time by simultaneously executing test scripts on multiple devices.
Meet the Leadership
Ram Sukumar, Co-Founder & CEO
Ram co-founded Indium and is responsible for various roles from Sales to Delivery at Indium, Ram’s expertise lies in devising and managing Global Sales and Marketing initiatives, streamlining Pre-Sales function and managing Partnerships and Alliances.
Ramesh Krishnamurthy, CTO
With over 20+ years of experience in the IT industry (having served in both managerial and entrepreneurial capacities), Ramesh is responsible for Indium’s Solutions Delivery and Technology initiatives. He also serves as President of SPIN, Chennai Chapter- a Carnegie Mellon University, USA, initiative.
Vivek Mathur, VP Delivery
Vivek has 23 years of work experience, 18 in IT. He had set up Quality Engineering & Testing organizations across product and service companies: Intelligroup, McAfee, and Altisource. He was an early member of Infosys IVS. He is passionate about building the stature of the testing community and is in the STeP-IN Forum Executive Committee.