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April 27, 2015
Data privacy lawyer Jeff Kosseff discussed the current state of data privacy law as it applies to big data at the Big Data Tech Con in Boston.
December 17, 2010
What are the important considerations of a requirements management tool when developing embedded software for a medical device? In this Q&A with IntraPace software development manager Mace Volzing, SSQ asks about managing requirements for the ...
November 03, 2010
In Part 2 of this SSQ interview with Glitch author Jeff Papows, we learn more about Papows' proposal for an IT Governance Manifesto which would mandate higher standards of quality for life-threatening software. Papows warns of the dangers of not ...
August 24, 2009
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 ...
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As cloud services grow in popularity, enterprises must work with IT to decide what belongs in the cloud and how to secure it. Continue Reading