|A Leader in Date & Time Testing Tools, Data Storage and File Transfer||
a patent-pending software product, provides virtual
clocks to facilitate application testing, what-if
analyses and time zone adjustment. It is a proven
solution widely utilized by Fortune 500 and global 1000
"Universal Credit project is an extremely complex environment involving many groups and testing is always under a time crunch.
It's a great challenge to coordinate between groups for critical testing phases/cases and we are very pleased that Time Machine delivered on its promise of saving time and expense with future date
testing our mission critical application. In addition, Solution-Soft's team provided exceptional levels of support."
"Not using Time Machine has created a huge mess in new implementations.
For all new projects moving forward Time Machine will be used as a
standard for our testing requirements, ultimately this will satisfy our
Time machine software has significantly
increased our testing productivity for changes
we make to our billing system. It’s saved us
countless hours. What Time Machine does, it does
very, very well.”
"Nordea has a large and
complex test environment, with high requirements
on security on stability. Time Machine enabled
us to test some of our biggest and most visible
applications, with very little affecting our
infrastructural setup. I can warmly recommend
Time Machine when there is a need to simulate
date and time."
"Time Machine is invaluable for our on-time
deployment of the Change Program Management
System (CPMS) for our client, The Australian
Taxation Office. I really appreciate
the quick turn-around time from Solution-Soft
team on this requirement. This is
indicative of the professional and consistent
service that Solution-Soft has been providing us
on an on-going basis which in turn has helped us
to deliver and meet our clients requirements in
a timely manner."
Medavie Blue Cross, we have to conduct date
forward testing for our internal provincial
claims systems on a regular basis. With Time
Machine, we're able to host multiple Oracle
testing environments on the same system for
multiple developers and testers. This not only
saves significant costs for potential hardware
and software, but also streamlines our
application testing process."
Machine provided a quick and efficient way to
date forward servers without having to build a
solution or change application code. The
product (Time Machine) has worked out as
advertised and we do not have any issues.
It simply works! "
Main Project Architect of a tier 1 consultancy describes 10+ years of Time Machine experience testing SAP and Siebel environments; how the use of Time Machine saved time and money.
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Lead Project Manager of a tier 1 consultancy describes Time Machine benefits and their experiences through testing SAP IS-U and CRM environments.
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|Recorded Web Presentations:|
|Demo of Time Machine With Microsoft SQL Server - June 20, 2012||Play now|
|Demo of Time Machine With Linux & Oracle DB Server - July 27, 2012||Play now|
|SolutionSoft hosts Accenture Global Web Seminar " Time Machine: The de facto time simulation testing tool" Date & Time: June 12, 2012 9:00am EST||Play now|
|SolutionSoft webcast for Capgemini's North America SAP consultants team "Time Machine enables SAP deployments to be on-time with less cost and no hassle!" Date & Time: June 12, 2012 9:00am EST||Play now|
|Solution-Soft hosts Accenture Global Web Seminar: "Implementing Time Machine as your standard time simulation testing tool" Date & Time: June 17, 2011, 10:00am EST||Play now|
|Common Test Scenarios:|
Time Machine has
used by many SAP
more than a
all seen faster
& cost savings.
|SAP Case Studies|
|SAP Audio Discussions||
SAP Q & A Discussion with Capgemini on How to Deploy Time Machine for a U.K. Utility Company.
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customers have found that using
Time Machine to test and
validate all date & time logic
within their new or migrated
environments has allowed them to
complete their migration process
on-time and under budget.
By providing unique and
individual virtual dates & times
to users of the system, Time
Machine can allow any tester to
run any module under any
specific virtual date needed.
This allows the testing group to
simultaneously run certain
processes with a simulated
end-of-month, while others can
be checked for any future
year-end validity, and other
applications run in real-time.
Users of Time Machine can easily
condense a months’ worth of
processing down to a week, or
years’ worth of processing to a
|Migration Case Studies|
|Active Directory Testing|
Time Machine provides the only way to thoroughly date test software applications in an Active Directory environment. The Time Machine software was engineered specifically to allow applications to maintain their security privileges with the AD domain while they move forward in time with a "virtual clock". This allows the processes under test to see all their necessary network resources while testing is completed.
Microsoft's Active Directory functions as the central security control in Microsoft networks as well as many mixed mode enterprises. It provides a variety of networking services such as LDAP, Kerberos-based authentication, Domain Name services, and single sign-on for domain access. It also allows administrators to assign policies, deploy software, and apply critical updates. Because Active Directory is so tightly coupled with the systems in it's domain it is nearly impossible to date & time test applications for future events. This is due primarily to Microsoft's Kerberos authentication process which prevents any system clock changes.
Benefits of using
Time Machine in Active
|Active Directory Case Studies|
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|Acorn Technology HP-UX pharmaceutical application date-sensitive batch-testing|
|Atos Origin Windows based Citrix testing & Time Zone Correction|
|Bodet Forward Date testing of transportation application|
|CHD Meridian Healthcare Time Zone correction for Citrix hosted Outlook & Microsoft Schedule|
|Envision Web-based SaaS Utility billing running on Windows IIS Servers|
|Imago ASP Systems Terminal Server/MetaFrame Application Services Provider (ASP) User-based Time Zone offsets|
|Instem Testing of Software Suite for Life Sciences that documents all stages of pre-clinical testing as required by the FDA|
|iMcKesson Web-based physician office and medical management solution testing in Microsoft Windows|
|Pro Staff Staffing Agency using Time Machine to provide time zone offsets for their Office, Outlook, PeopleSoft, and other line-of-business applications via Terminal Server and Citrix Metaframe|
|France Telecom/Ares HP-UX Accounts Receivable system|
|Deloitte Consulting/Telstra SAP & Oracle running on AIX UNIX|
|Mutual of Enumclaw Windows Server 2003 with WebSphere & SQL Server - Migration to new Insurance Application|
|Anonymous U.S. State .NET Web-based Tax Filing and payment system|
|Nationwide Insurance Testing the effects of rate changes to Insurance policies in applications running on Windows servers in an Active Directory environment|
|UK Based Bank Date testing of mortgage, banking, and insurance systems in a Windows Active Directory environment.|
|Time Travel in Software Testing|
|Time Machine Named "New & Improved Product"|
|Tool Fixes Time-Zone Problem for Windows Servers|
|Time Machine Saved CHD Meridian Healthcare $750,000|
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