LALIT PARKALE – Lead Product Owner, CBA
TRANSFORMING PERFORMANCE TESTING AT A BIG 4 BANK BY HARNESSING SAAS
The IT team at any major bank is responsible for delivering the company’s vital financial services with 24×7 reliability and high performance to the entire nation. At this scale, performance testing is a vital part of the service delivery architecture, contributing to both service assurance and cost control of critical IT infrastructure, at a truly massive scale.
Lalit will describe his team’s multi-year journey to modernize the company’s performance testing, moving from monolithic on-premises systems to a modern SaaS platform, which delivered tool and testing program efficiencies and significant cost reductions. Highlights of the talk will include:
- On-prem performance testing challenges
- Renewed engineering focus and empowerment
- Drivers for transformation
- The journey from on-prem to SaaS
- Technical Benefits of the new solution
- Results delivered to the business
- What’s next for the program
Takeaways: Gain a view of how and why the largest enterprise in Australia has modernized its testing toolset to boost IT service quality, improve performance and reduce cost. Learn from one of the Big 4 Bank’s journeys and see if some of the lessons could apply to your testing environment.