Methods of assessing the economic efficiency of the use of information technology in the financial activities of enterprises
The urgency of the problem. A common approach to determining the economic efficiency of it implementation is the ratio of profit and total costs of the enterprise. However, the effectiveness of evaluation based on only one indicator reduces the volume and gives a limited economic representation. This problem is that the impact of information technology on the profitability of the enterprise is mediated and manifested through the improvement of business processes of the enterprise, improving efficiency, obtaining analytical data, management decision-making, and so on. Continue reading
On the forums, software testers call themselves unsung heroes. The comparison is accurate: all the merits for the creation of the program are attributed to the developer, while the tester – a specialist who brings the raw product to mind, remains in the shadows.
The profession of a tester appeared not so long ago: it is almost impossible to find a person with 10 years of experience. It is believed that the first testers were quality specialists – employees who checked the software (SOFTWARE) for compliance with GOST. However, the duties of a modern tester are not limited to the simple verification of certain indicators: testing today is a complex, multi-step work that accompanies the process of creating a software product from the beginning to the end. Continue reading