Software Quality Insights

May 2009

  • Why waterfall developers still shun Agile

    Jan Stafford - Features Writer 21 May 2009
  • Jon Kern, co-author of the Agile Manifesto, told me recently that many companies won’t adopt the agile development methodology soon. Why? Some companies are doing just fine with waterfall, he said, ...

  • Model-based testing using Spec Explorer 2007

    Mike Kelly - DeveloperTown 12 May 2009
  • With Microsoft TechEd happening this week, I thought it might make sense to look at some of the content being presented. For those who can't attend the conference, Microsoft has provided TechEd ...

  • Testing software in the cloud: Pros and cons

    Jan Stafford - Features Writer 11 May 2009
  • Testing software in the cloud: Pros and cons Consultant Bernard Golden - author of IT bestseller, Virtualization for Dummies -- is an advocate for virtualization and cloud computing technologies, ...

  • Compuware tools, Borland have a new home

    Mike Kelly - DeveloperTown 07 May 2009
  • Earlier this week Micro Focus, best known for their Cobol application development tools, announced that they would be acquiring some product lines from Compuware Corp., as well as Borland. Both ...

  • Data visualization by example: Real-world uses

    Mike Kelly - DeveloperTown 03 May 2009
  • Data visualization technologies have advanced at warp speed. While Edward Tufte might be able to break data visualization down into its basic elements, for those of us who don't live the topic, it ...

  • How app visualization helps usability, software testing

    Mike Kelly - DeveloperTown 03 May 2009
  • In her post on How app visualization enables picture-perfect requirements, Jan Stafford shared excerpts from her interview with application visualization expert, Maurice Martin, president, COO and ...