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October 26, 2009
Start-up VisibleThread's new document structure and quality analysis tool has uses ranging from requirements management to documentation quality enforcer. VisibleThread's software structure and quality detection capabilities can improve development ...
June 14, 2009
Blueprint Requirements Center 2010 from Toronto-based Blueprint launched this week with new features targeting the needs of distributed teams and offering enhanced stakeholder collaboration. According to Tony Higgins, VP of products at Blueprint, ...
October 22, 2008
Agile software development bridges the software requirements communications gap by embracing flexibility and face-to-face communication rather than depending on documents to communicate, agile practitioners say.
April 11, 2008
Not properly signing off on a software project's requirements limits the quality assurance (QA) team's ability to ensure that the software does as it's intended.
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While the name sounds strong, 'secure containers' have limitations as to how much security they really provide for mobile applications. Continue Reading
The jailbreaking of iOS devices has a huge affect on security. It opens the door for malicious hackers, and not just via adventurous consumers. Continue Reading
An SRS describes the requirements of a software product -- what it must do in order to function as expected. The standard format is identical regardless of the software's use. Continue Reading
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The U.S. DHS is funding Dan Cornell's efforts to improve hybrid analysis of results of various different security testing tools. Continue Reading
Knowing how to develop and implement software requirements is key in meeting client goals and delivering the best possible product. In this tip you will learn best practices in needs analysis, reverse presentations, and business analysis. Continue Reading
There are at least two key points in a software project when requirements should be defined. One point people often miss is during feasibility analysis, and failure to define requirements at this stage can doom a project. Continue Reading
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Kevin Beaver explains how to handle the security threats that may lurk in the network infrastructure and pop up in application security testing. Continue Reading
Security testing is very specialized. Is it better to outsource this effort or should in-house testers be responsible for security testing? Continue Reading
It can be hard to keep pace with the various types of security testing required in today's complex and often dangerous Web environment. In this response, expert John Overbaugh explains some of the most common and necessary security testing ... Continue Reading