Blog: Don’t let a P1 become a Major Incident
Posted by Ross McLanachan - Monday, 23rd April 2018 - DevOps, Agile Development

Don’t tell our developers... it’s a sentence I’ve heard numerous times from Basis Technologies customers over the years.

It usually happens around Day 3 of an ActiveControl implementation and always at the point we begin configuring and testing BackOut, the unique (and patented) feature that enables...

Regression Testing is dead.  Long live Regression Testing!

The whole premise of DevOps revolves around the word continuous:  Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Continuous Testing and Continuous Improvement.  But where does regression testing fit into this lifecycle?

As we all know, regression testing SAP systems is a vital function.  The interconnected nature of...

Why dynamic backlog and release planning is fundamental to Continuous Delivery in SAP

More and more of our customers are moving towards Continuous Delivery in their SAP environments. As I’ve talked about in previous posts on this subject, automation, dependency management, and an integrated toolchain are essential steps in moving towards this goal.  

But one area that tends to get overlooked, at least...

ActiveControl 7.1 - what’s new in the latest release?

‘Practise what you preach’ is a mantra we live by here at Basis Technologies. We encourage our customers to use our automation technology to be more agile and to deliver SAP change when it’s ready, rather than being held back by planned release cycles.

Being more agile is what allows us to continuously release new...

Don’t forget this important consideration on your journey to SAP S/4HANA

S/4HANA isn’t the new kid on the block anymore. For some years the customers I work with have been challenged with the prospect of how and when to make the move, but for many of them it has been something to worry about ‘later'. 

Well, it seems that ‘later’ has arrived. More and more companies are at least designing their transition...