Application Lifecycle Management

  • August 16, 2010 16 Aug'10

    Dave West from Forrester talks about Agile trends

    Dave West from Forrester Research and co-author of The Forrester Wave™: Agile Development Management Tools, Q2 2010, was one of four industry experts participating in a panel discussion about agile ...

  • August 16, 2010 16 Aug'10

    Agile 2010 Conference: Highlights and learnings

    Agile 2010, held the week of August 9th in Orlando, Fla., provided a wealth of opportunities for agile enthusiasts to learn, network and play. During the week, I was able to meet with authors, ...

  • August 13, 2010 13 Aug'10

    Agile in 3D worlds brings teams closer to face-to-face

    A serendipitous meeting I had while attending the Agile 2010 conference was with Agile Bill Krebs. I was sitting comfortably on a couch in Orlando's Dolphin hotel, just preparing to do a little ...

  • August 12, 2010 12 Aug'10

    Agile Alliance interview with Phil Brock at Agile 2010

    I've been reporting this week from Orlando, Fla., at the Agile 2010 conference. This morning I had the opportunity of talking to Phil Brock, managing director of the Agile Alliance which puts on ...

  • August 12, 2010 12 Aug'10

    Elizabeth Woodward: Face-to-face communication is biggest challenge with distributed Scrum

    Distributed agile has been a particular interest of mine for several months.  I've managed distributed teams and have long been a proponent of finding ways to address the challenges that remote ...

  • August 12, 2010 12 Aug'10

    Lunching with the Agile Manifesto signatories at Agile 2010

    I'm really having fun here at the Agile 2010 conference and have had interviews with many CEOs, authors and agile experts. But at lunch time, I had the unexpected pleasure of meeting two of the ...

  • August 12, 2010 12 Aug'10

    ALM vendors show Agile tools go way beyond cards

    "The world's most powerful tool is the card," said Dave Thomas at the April 10th Agile 2010 Conference keynote. Many tool vendors would disagree. Though Thomas was trying to make the point that we ...

  • August 12, 2010 12 Aug'10

    Continuous Delivery: A conversation with Jez Humble

    I had an opportunity this morning to have a face-to-face conversation with Thoughtworks Studio's Jez Humble. Humble is the co-author of  "Continuous Delivery," which promotes going beyond ...

  • August 12, 2010 12 Aug'10

    Mingling with Agile book authors at Agile 2010

    One of the great things about attending Agile 2010 is that many of the authors of books I've read on agile topics are right here! Agile methodologies preach the importance of face-to-face ...

  • August 10, 2010 10 Aug'10

    Agile 2010 conference in full swing

    Agile 2010, sponsored by the Agile Alliance, is underway August 9-13 this week in Orlando, Fla. Agile methodologies are known for being collaborative and that often equates to fun and team ...

  • August 10, 2010 10 Aug'10

    Diversity in Agile series: Women in Agile

    I arrived in Orlando today in to attend Agile 2010, a conference put on by the Agile Alliance. One of the first people I ran into was Lisa Crispin, co-author of Agile Testing: A Practical Guide for ...

  • August 05, 2010 05 Aug'10

    Software testing: Test, clear your mind and then re-test

    The way CAST 2010 speakers describe the act of testing seems more like they are preparing for deep meditation or the practice of martial arts than it does the dissecting of applications and ...

  • August 05, 2010 05 Aug'10

    Coverage from software test conferences CAST and Agile 2010

    This month, is bringing you content focused on growth and professional development in your software quality career.  One way to grow in your career is to attend ...

  • August 04, 2010 04 Aug'10

    User group meetings offer opportunities for learning and networking

    This month, is focusing on career development and growth. One popular way to learn more about your area of interest, enhance your skills and meet others in your field is ...

  • August 02, 2010 02 Aug'10

    Grady Booch weighs in on system of systems

    I had the pleasure of meeting software development guru, Grady Booch, at IBM's Innovate Conference in June. SearchSOA followed up with an interview with Booch, further exploring the 'system of ...