NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (“Volt” or the “Company”) (NYSE-MKT:VISI), an international provider of staffing services and managed service programs, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its quality assurance testing business (the “Business”), a part of its Technology Outsourcing Services and Solutions segment. The...

Jonathan Fournier, Mobile Test Lead at VMC, discusses the value and scope of Accessibility Testing for mobile games and apps.  The World Health Organization estimates that 15% of the world population lives with some form of disability. This is a significant demographic of mobile device users, making accessibility an important factor...

We asked Zack Hiltz, VMC's Games QA Services Manager, what the future of Games QA will look like. Here are two trends he's seeing that will affect the composition of future QA teams.  Throughout my career in Games QA, I’ve been asked questions like, “Where do you see QA being in...

VMC is pleased to introduce Triangul8 as the first partner for VMC’s new games incubator, EXP Lab. EXP Lab is an innovative new incubation program that gives indie game developers their own dedicated lab space and secure connectivity inside VMC’s Redmond office. Moreover, the program enables developers to learn from industry...

VMC's SDET3/DEV 1 Chris Stephenson looks at when and why to use element IDs, the usefulness of events for automation, test content, and other insights to help get your UI automation running smoothly and accurately.  Yep, it happened: your manager just announced that all projects will now have automated UI testing....

VR is changing the QA process with its unique requirements. We asked David Kilgour, VMC’s Global Platforms Test Manager, to tell us some of the factors VMC took into account when expanding its VR test facility. Since VR and AR began showing commercial viability, there have been parallel discussions about both...

We asked Christian Norton, VMC’s Mobile Manager, to talk about what to look for in a mobile QA partner.  One of the trends we’re seeing in the mobile space is both new titles and updates being released with performance or launch issues on specific devices. These issues not only leave customers...

Marc-Andre Legault, VMC's Test Manager for games, shares his insights on maximizing the impact of a limited QA budget. With the rise of affordable technology and a new generation of creators working on games starting in their teens, releasing an indie game is within everyone’s reach. Unfortunately, the side effect of...

Joe Lyons, VP of Business Development, discusses adding value to meetings by inviting a third party.   The power of three is a concept I’ve seen in many contexts, and I want to share how I’ve incorporated it into my management and sales process with tangible results. If you’re unfamiliar with the power...

Independent developers are among the most creative talents in the industry, surprising audiences with fun and engaging new IPs. Many indies have a strong vision for their game or app, but they lack access to the array of knowledge required to transform their brilliant idea into a successful product. VMC’s EXP...

One Day. One Industry. Infinite Fun. The Power of Play Countdown Begins! Join VMC at THE game industry event in the Seattle area on April 26th! Hear from Bungie, Blizzard, Xbox and more! As a sponsor of this fabulous event, we are providing a discount link for 30% off so you can...

VMC had the pleasure of attending the 17th Annual Women in Gaming luncheon held during GDC 2017. Sponsored by Team Xbox, the theme for the event was “Be You.”  Emceed by Erin "Aureylian" Wayne (Lead Community Manager at Twitch, single mom, and gamer,) attendees enjoyed a range of engaging tech...