Supporting Scotland’s Digital Future

But how can organisations and businesses such as yours help support this vision, whilst also reaping the benefits associated with the digital revolution? Scotland’s Digital Future Strategy focuses on four key themes to develop our standing as a Digital Nation: Connectivity, Economy, Participation, and Public Services. At Exception we believe that the Digital Participation theme, by […]


What is the Third Platform?

The first platform was based around mainframe, terminal connectivity and centralised data & processing, printing, and control.  The second was built on the introduction of personal computing, the PC and the LAN (Local Area Network), de-centralised computing, and the proliferation of local data storage.  The Third Platform is being built amidst the explosion of mobile […]


Collaboration is the Key

In projects where development and testing collaborate effectively, test design is more effective as the test team have ongoing dialogue with the development team to understand which features have been problematic, which are complex and which are more straightforward.


Digital and the IT Department

The new world of cloud, social media and mobile is one of fast-paced change, with short development cycles, iterative releases, and incremental functionality, often in response to customer feedback.  Many challengers and innovators in this area are used to operating at a pace that suggests limited exposure to delivering in a highly regulated environment, or […]