Application Lifecycle Management

  • February 14, 2012 14 Feb'12

    HP executive offers advice for addressing mobile app performance issues

    “Only 12% of companies perform a thorough analysis before enabling mobile devices access to business applications,” according to a recent survey conducted by Dimensional Research and sponsored by ...

  • January 30, 2012 30 Jan'12

    High performing teams: Agile coach offers fun team building activities

    High performing teams are able to balance creative conflict and safe communication, according to Agile Coach Ryan Polk of Rally Software, whom the Atlanta Scrum Users Group hosted at their January ...

  • January 11, 2012 11 Jan'12

    Application Resource Optimizer diagnostic tool enhances mobile device performance

    Recently Keynote DeviceAnywhere™, who specializes in mobile monitoring and testing, announced its support for the Application Resource Optimizer (ARO) diagnostic tool from AT&T, which collects ...

  • December 21, 2011 21 Dec'11

    Top Agile stories of 2011

    As we end 2011, we at SSQ are taking a look at our most popular stories of the year. Melanie Webb reported on our top ALM stories  and today I’m going to fill you in on our top six Agile tips and ...

  • December 20, 2011 20 Dec'11

    Application lifecycle management: Top five stories of 2011

    As 2011 comes to a close, we are reflecting on our most popular stories of the year. One of our key topics, application lifecycle management, has drawn much interest, particularly in the areas of ...

  • December 16, 2011 16 Dec'11

    Collaboration and social media in ALM

    Our world is changing, and with new tools and technologies, collaboration is easier than ever, regardless of where we're physically sitting. This month SSQ promises you a full line-up of content ...

  • December 14, 2011 14 Dec'11

    Social media and ALM: Serena hosting Twitter PlusIs contest

    This month, SSQ is exploring the use of social media in ALM. As SSQ's Melanie Webb writes in the article: Social media: How savvy businesses are capitalizing on collaborative tools: Social media ...

  • December 08, 2011 08 Dec'11

    Mobile giving gains popularity amongst nonprofits

    In December, is focusing on social media and collaboration. The potential advantages of collaborative technologies are perhaps most clearly realized in the form of ...

  • December 08, 2011 08 Dec'11

    Quality metrics: The pros and cons of defect tracking

    Last month, I blogged about the different advice you can get from experts about how to measure software quality. I was chatting about the range of opinions on defect tracking with performance test ...

  • December 05, 2011 05 Dec'11

    Crowdsource test group uTest announces $17 million funding deal

    A number of announcements have come out from crowdsource test group uTest in the past couple of years. Today the organization is celebrating as they complete a $17 million Series D round of ...

  • November 30, 2011 30 Nov'11

    Make performance testing part of continuous integration

    "We think [performance testing] needs to be part of that continuous process," said Ajit Sancheti , co-founder of Mu Dynamics, Inc. Today Mu Dynamics announced the integration of their Blitz ...

  • November 28, 2011 28 Nov'11

    The people side of software development with Ken Howard and Barry Rogers

    One of the many perks of my job as Site Editor for SSQ is that I often get the latest books on topics related to software quality or Agile practices. These are usually technical books -- not the ...

  • November 18, 2011 18 Nov'11

    Veterans Hackday: Teams swarm to provide resources for vets

    Last week, I got an interesting email from LinkedIn which read: "On Veterans Day, 11/11/11, LinkedIn and the White House will join forces to kick off the first ever Veterans Hackday. We are looking ...

  • November 14, 2011 14 Nov'11

    What do you think of Agile?

    "We hear a lot of talk about Agile in the media. We want to hear from you: -Is Agile hype or helpful? -Do you love Agile or hate it? -Or is your team proceeding with business as usual?" So starts ...

  • November 11, 2011 11 Nov'11

    How do you measure software quality?

    Though software test experts do agree on a lot, the question of how to measure software quality is a subject of great debate. In his opening keynote at STPCon 2011, Rex Black, former president of ...