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Expose your test reports

I started off this post with the title "Our Quest for Agility" but it kind of trailed off into being about our latest customer-dashboard tool. I'll do another post about our agile quest later.

The Greenback project

Before the summer, I was issued with the task of setting up a customer-management portfolio tool, which I named Greenback (as in, money, because that's what we want from our customers). The first goal was to provide our customer-managers with an overview of which customers exists, where they are installed, which applications they are running and other configuration details. Greenback is basically a web application with a big table with our customers and some filters to see the customers for a single manager, or with a particular configuration. Our customer-managers can also edit, add and comment all the entries, naturally.

We have a rather large portfolio of customers (200+), and each of these are hosted with their own application of our software. Through dev…