This Kickstart will score your current testing readiness and provide a prioritized, phased plan to close the gaps along with a Mobile Testing Roadmap to get you going. These guides ensure your team has the tools, processes, controls, and talents to confidently meet the challenges of testing for mobile apps and devices.
Benchmarking & Direction Setting
First we develop a thorough understanding of your organization’s current app and testing landscape and explore the company’s target focus areas and business drivers to rank your most relevant priorities. Lastly, we discuss various testing philosophies to determine which direction is most appropriate.
Current State Assessment & Recommendations
This step assesses your current Mobile Testing maturity and provides a guidepost for success. We study your existing app portfolio to better understand your company’s mobile vision, user base, and target devices to establish an OS alignment plan and a device/release strategy.Maturity Assessment
Leveraging the Mobile Maturity Framework (Mobile Ranking and Mobile Report Card), this assessment provides a mobile testing maturity ranking and calls out those areas requiring special attention.
Testing Roadmap & Next Steps
We conclude with the generation of actionable steps presented in a Mobile Testing Roadmap. The Roadmap prioritizes tactics for your testing team, covering people, process, and technology—based on criticality, complexity, and required effort—weighing business value against organizational readiness.
An Executive Readout Presentation summarizes findings, recommendations, timelines, and next steps. Our phased plan details a regimen of activities along with timeline, resource, and cost estimates to form a highly actionable mobile testing strategy.
Not one size fits all!
Every step of this methodology has been carefully crafted and includes a well-defined set of exercises. We take into account our client’s unique needs and tailor this methodology to best accommodate each specific engagement.
“One thing we learned through this process is that during this time of mobile explosion, it’s very difficult to take [a] process and overlay it on mobile exactly as it is. Propelics reminded us that… careful thought must be given to the user experience and design as well as simplicity of use.”