• August 25, 2009 25 Aug'09

    New IBM Rational change management interfaces boost interoperability

    “Software development teams work with a wide range of tools, and their biggest challenge is making all the tools work together in a way that’s effective for their software delivery process,” Scott ...

  • August 24, 2009 24 Aug'09

    Project management author extends savings to SSQ members

    Distinguished project management consultant and author Barbee Davis offers SearchSoftwareQuality members 30% savings off her latest title.

  • August 24, 2009 24 Aug'09

    GatherSpace beefs up cloud-based requirements management

    GatherSpace version 2 is now available and continues to offer low-cost software requirements gathering technology that is easily learned and easily implemented. According to GatherSpace founder Darren Levy, "It's painlessly easy to use, and an ...

  • August 20, 2009 20 Aug'09

    Agile expert advises on agile transition snags, PMO problems

    Recently, I spoke with Alex Adamopoulos, CEO and founder of emergn about his company’s new agile development transition consultancy program, AgilePMO. In these remarks from our interview, ...

  • August 20, 2009 20 Aug'09

    ALM: Best of breed vs. complete systems

    The ALM tool market is in an uproar as countless acquisitions, trends and shifts have altered the way in which application lifecycles are monitored industry experts explain situation.

  • August 17, 2009 17 Aug'09

    ThoughtWorks Studios moves from agile tools vendor to ALM market

    Thoughtworks ventures into the ALM market while maintaining strong roots in the agile development front, with their latest offering Adaptive ALM. Adaptive ALM will offer tools capable of correlating developer task completion into marketable results ...

  • August 17, 2009 17 Aug'09

    Oracle VM Template Builder aims to speed deployment of VMs

    Oracle VM Template Builder, an open source tool that will make Oracle Enterprise Linux more accessible with graphically driven template designs is also geared to drive down costs while addressing improved project consolidation throughout software ...

  • August 12, 2009 12 Aug'09

    Side effect of Openbravo on Ubuntu: Easier testing, QA

    Openbravo just released its ERP 2.50 Profesional Subscription for Ubuntu, an integrated open source ERP software stack packaged with the Ubuntu operating system. cost-effective commercial open ...

  • August 12, 2009 12 Aug'09

    Parasoft Concerto targets policy-driven development

    Parasoft Corp. has launched a new product "Concerto" to aid their lineup of existing test and analysis tools. Concerto is geared to monitor quality, workflow and manage tasks for organizations focused on policy-driven software development projects.

  • August 10, 2009 10 Aug'09

    How extending Agile to business processes fosters innovation, growth

    Pollyanna Pixton believes that businesses should adopt the tenants of the Agile development methodology, and she explained why when I met her last week in San Francisco. We also talked about the ...

  • August 07, 2009 07 Aug'09

    Reluctant Twitterer finds golden IT links, mentors

    Are you a software developer, tester, quality assurance manager or Agile/waterfall expert? Then I’d like to follow you…on Twitter, that is. In this post, I'll introduce you to some of the smart ...

  • August 04, 2009 04 Aug'09

    New testing tool portal launches

    This week marks the launch of a new portal of software testing tools run by The Clever Tester Network. While I've always been a fan of, this looks like a useful new site. In ...

  • August 04, 2009 04 Aug'09

    Agile not just a development approach, emergn CEO says

    “For me, agile goes far beyond being a software development methodology. I view it as a culture and a transformation program,” Alex Adamopoulos founder and CEO of emergn, told me recently. This ...

  • August 03, 2009 03 Aug'09

    Ajax testing: Using available tools is key

    Ted Husted is a business analyst, author, consultant, and speaker. His books include JUnit in Action, Struts in Action, and Professional JSP Site Design. Husted will be speaking at the upcoming August 03, 2009 03 Aug'09

    Skytap's virtual test lab helps Ellie Mae get ready for Windows 7

    As a provider of software and services for the mortgage industry, Ellie Mae Inc. needed to be sure its flagship mortgage automation system works on whatever platform or machine mortgage brokers happen to be using.