Building Software Project Teams
- May 12, 2011
Agile test expert and SSQ contributor Lisa Crispin was a presenter at the Association of C and C++ Users (ACCU) conference held in Oxford, England, in April. Read more about her experience in this story.
- March 07, 2011
How well do you know the business analysts in your organization? Business analysts, or BAs, fill varied roles at companies of all sizes. This career field has been expanding steadily for the past few years, as indicated by this and past Forrester ...
- May 04, 2010
Whether you are working remote, in a distributed agile team or speaking face-to-face, being a good software tester means being a strong communicator. At STAREast, speaker, Bob Galen's session focused on catering conversations to get points across ...
- April 26, 2010
Expert Randy Rice explains software development set backs, overcoming delayed learning curves and agile's influence on development.
- April 14, 2010
"No one should attend STAREast alone," says Matt Heusser, who is one of the founders behind the tester/developer group formation known as "the Rebel Alliance". "The Rebel Alliance" is a team of STAREast bound testers and developers who will attend ...
- March 24, 2010
There are numerous consultant firms offering to assist software companies' transition to agile development. emergn is using profiling and the Socratic Method to customize its service to fit development needs. By creating a taxonomy of prior ...
- March 15, 2010
Rapid changes in web application development platforms, such as Ajax and Visual Studio, are causing a skills gap. Veteran software developers and testers are struggling to keep up with emerging development platform technologies that don't capitalize...
- February 24, 2010
Agile development is continuing to gain momentum in the software development industry, for British Airways, whom recently joined the agile ranks, there are still areas where waterfall is their preferred methodology.
- April 15, 2009
Security expert Kevin Beaver offers advice on developers' growing role in ensuring software security, discussing tasks such as handling compliance, protecting login mechanisms, guarding against SSL, integrating with third-party multi-factor ...
- February 10, 2009
Organizations usually move to agile development methods for the same reasons -- scope creep, time to market -- but details of the transition can vary from team to team.
- February 03, 2009
Jim Molini debunks some of the widespread myths about security certifications such as CISSP and CSSLP.
- January 09, 2009
Even experienced project managers sometimes fall prey to the most common project pitfalls. Follow these dos and don'ts to stay sane and keep your projects moving on schedule.
- January 05, 2009
Read expert predictions on what's in store this year for software development lifecycle practices and who will best weather the economic storm.
- January 05, 2009
If the rotten economy forces your company to make staff cuts, take advantage of the situation and make strategic cuts that will increase your team's agility.
- December 16, 2008
Though software and IT services companies were relatively cushioned at first, they are starting to feel the impact of the tumultuous economy.