Test Automation

FTS Automate

FTS Automate interacts with and automates front-end capabilities across a broad range of both third party and proprietary financial applications. Capabilities are ideal for new implementations, major upgrades, patch releases and system conversions. FTS Automate provides savings in upfront time, effort and cost to build automated test harnesses, and savings in ongoing time, effort and cost to maintain test harnesses going forward.

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Complete Financial Coverage of Your Trading Business

FTS Automate provides a comprehensive set of automation scripts out-of-the-box to support your trading business, asset classes, life cycle events and trading functionality. The library can support any and all of your tests cases needed to test your financial applications from a front to back office perspective. Drop in the library, configure your test harness and you are testing your trading application end-to-end within days. The library allows for re-use across client engagements and across financial applications; automate the asset class once and deploy the solution across multiple systems, like Summit, Calypso, Murex, OpenLink, etc. Accelerate your build process and reduce your time to market!

Auto-Generate the Testing of Your Financial Applications

FTS Automate enhances, accelerates and simplifies your test case and test data creation by providing unique auto-generation capabilities throughout the automation process. The auto-generation capabilities eliminate the need for complex development, dependencies on trading screens and the need for expensive plug-ins to support automation. These capabilities simplifying the build process, supporting the dynamic change of your financial applications and facilitate rapid test case creation. The auto-generation streamlines the testing of your financial applications whether you are introducing functionality for new implementations or maintaining your current functionality as you upward migrate your financial applications.

Minimize the Burden of Testing New Releases of Your Financial Applications

A key contributor to successful automation and testing of your trading applications is reducing the burden of ongoing testing as you introduce new capabilities to support your trading business or as you maintain the existing functionality as you migrate upward to new versions. FTS Automate introduces reuse and portability throughout the testing process that significantly reduce the maintenance of your test harness. Simple, one-time mapping techniques of trading components to business conventions eliminate the need to revisit your test harness as your financial applications change. Define your test data and test cases once leveraging variability features that allow for a build once, test as needed paradigm.

Support Your Legacy Financial Applications

FTS Automate’s “Smart Coordination” allows you to support any and all legacy of your trading applications. Coordinate-based automation and recording support applications with legacy components, applications with performance issues or applications rendered via remote software. Support the automation of your legacy or black box financial applications and still leverage all of the functional and technical features of FTS Automate.

Synchronize the End-To-End Testing of Your Financial Applications

All of the software offerings within O3’s Financial Test Suite communicate with each other; front end automation, trade and data simulation, results comparison and test reporting. Synchronize the testing of your trading application under test with your connected systems and the FTS simulators for market and trade data. This synchronization allows for true end-to-end testing across all of your financial applications and integrated systems.


O3 has a history of providing custom solutions to a range of financial institutions. Given our wealth of knowledge and resources, we are 100 percent confident we can solve your testing issues and dramatically improve performance. No other testing partner can take such a broad view and offer so much.
Our team is made up of experts in technology who deeply understand the particular needs of financial institutions. We have delivered exceptional results for some of the biggest names in financial services.

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