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Astro Deploys StormTest® as Test Automation Platform

DUBLIN, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S3 Group, a global leader in test automation and system integration for pay TV operators, has been selected by Astro, the leading pay-TV operator in Malaysia, to help it scale and accelerate the development of its digital TV platform using S3 Group's leading test automation platform, StormTest® Development Center.

Astro is recognized for its innovation in the pay-TV market, using cutting-edge technology for operational excellence and quality customer experiences. Astro selected StormTest Development Center and related services to make the transition from manual to automated testing.

"Operators looking to introduce test automation require not just market-leading technology, but end-to-end support and services to help address the challenges of automating their test processes. S3 Group is delighted to be working with Astro to embed test automation in their Engineering and QA processes," said Philip Brennan, vice president TV Technology, S3 Group. 

About S3 Group:
S3 Group accelerates the end-to-end delivery of multiscreen TV for digital TV programmers, operators, component vendors and managed service providers. We reduce time-to-market and improve quality for our customers as they launch and operate new products. We do this by providing solutions that combine system integration, test automation and advanced platform diagnostics, end-to-end across the content delivery chain. Founded in 1986, S3 Group, a multinational technology company, focuses on three business areas: TV Technology, Semiconductor and Telehealth, and has development centers and sales offices in Ireland, USA, Poland, Czech Republic and Portugal with representatives worldwide. Visit http://www.s3group.com/tv-technology and http://www.twitter.com/S3Group_tvtech for further information.

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