Learn about application lifecycle management (ALM) roles and responsiblities in a development team. This 3 part series delves into the ALM processes in a development team and effective communication best practices.
Roles and responsibilities in an ALM-focused organization - Part 1
Colleen Frye interviews industry experts about the roles and responsibilities of ALM-focused organizations. In this article, the dismantling of silos with higher emphasis on team communication and collaboration is discussed. Read the full story.
Changing industry roles in ALM-focused organizations - Part 2
The concept of application lifecycle management (ALM) comprises process, tools and people. For ALM-focused organizations, the process and tools won't eliminate or radically change the roles of people, but the silos will start to disappear and there will be some subtle and some not too subtle changes to jobs, industry experts say. Read the full story.
How ALM development tools impact team work - Part 3 Application lifecycle management (ALM) tools, offering automated traceability and reporting, free up teams to focus efforts on collaboration and communication. Automation doesn't eliminate roles but allows for efficiencies in the way work is done. Read the full story
This was first published in September 2010