Avis Europe Names AppLabs as its Standalone Testing Partner

Oct 19, 2010, 08:23 ET from AppLabs

PHILADELPHIA, HYDERABAD, India and LONDON, October 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ --

- AppLabs to Handle End-to-end Testing Requirements of Avis'B2B, B2C, Mainframe, and Reporting Applications.

- Avis, one of the World's Largest Car Rental Companies Choosing AppLabs, further Emphasizing its Standing in the Travel and Hospitality Industry

AppLabs (http://www.applabs.com), the world's largest software testing and quality management company ( http://applabs.com/html/test-center-of-excellence.html), today announced that Avis Europe plc, a leading car rental company in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia has named AppLabs as its standalone testing partner.

"After thoroughly reviewing solutions from a host of vendors, we found AppLabs offered the best investment value," said Adam Gerrard, CIO, Avis Europe. "In our business, we have to work hard to continuously take complexity out of our environment while driving new innovation. As a service organisation, our primary focus is on the customer, therefore, we are seeking new ways to the improve quality of our services to ensure great value to our customers. We expect our partnership with AppLabs to play a significant role in driving quality in our core applications thereby improving customer experience and increasing operational efficiencies in the coming years."

As the standalone testing partner for Avis, AppLabs will provide Managed Testing Services to handle Avis' complete breadth of B2B, B2C, Mainframe, and Reporting applications that are mission-critical to their day-to-day business. AppLabs will also be responsible for monitoring and controlling the quality across applications and improving automation coverage of the systems across the board. The testing services provided by AppLabs will include Functional Testing, Automation Testing, and Performance Testing.

"Providing innovative testing solutions to our customers around the world is our only priority", said Doc Parghi, Senior Vice President, AppLabs, Europe. "We undertook a thorough evaluation to determine the best-suited testing solution that could deliver Avis' applications with industry best practices. AppLabs' strong test-only experience brings significant value to Avis' quality process. Capitalizing on AppLabs' vast experience in working with various testing tool expertise, Avis will no doubt be able to significantly improve its quality management processes, providing customers with responsive, cost-efficient service."

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