Ostia’s customer, a large Nordic bank set Ostia the challenge of creating a testing environment to simulate the nets payment application to be used as part of their agile DevOps development and testing of a Mobile Banking Platform.
The rollout of new mobile applications based on nets has resulted in significant demand for access to test systems that are both cost-effective but at the same time meet the required data governance regulations.
It was decided to create a set of virtual services to implement the nets APIs in a nets Payment Sandbox using Portus EVS giving the following benefits:
Portus EVS enabled a fully functional nets sandbox environment to be created in less than two days resulting in a simulated payment service to be available for simultaneous testing from internal development and test teams and external testers and developers from their suppliers.
The nets Payments sandbox environment removed the load on the Customer’s production and test systems which were interfacing to the ‘nets’ network; further: