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November 14, 2011
Couched in terms of Agile development, Howard and Rogers explore the importance of strong leadership, communication, collaboration and teamwork using techniques such as self-directed teams and DISC analysis to understand communication styles in ...
April 27, 2011
How has Agile testing changed over the past 10 years and what are the most important skills for an Agile tester? These are two of the questions that are explored in this interview between Lisa Crispin and Janet Gregory, co-authors of, "Agile Testing...
March 22, 2011
Requirements management continues to be a challenge to software development organizations, but tool vendors are working to address those challenges. In this interview with Forrester analyst Mary Gerush, we hear about five important ALM trends in ...
August 23, 2010
The Agile software development model is responsible for numerous project successes, speeding up delivery and building strong developer/tester partnerships, but the methodology of choice is not without its enemies.
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The systems development life cycle (SDLC) is a conceptual model used in project management that describes the stages involved in an information system development project, from an initial feasibility study through maintenance of the completed ... Continue Reading
Rapid application development (RAD) is a model based on the concept that higher-quality products can be developed faster through more expedient processes, such as early prototyping, reusing software components and less formality in team ... Continue Reading
The waterfall model is a linear, sequential approach to the software development life cycle (SDLC) that is popular in software engineering and product development and emphasizes a logical progression of steps. Continue Reading
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Traditional app-dev thinking can lead to modern-day failure. In this excerpt from Scrum -- A Pocket Guide, Gunther Verheyen explains why Agile is a must, not optional. Continue Reading
Computer-aided software engineering (CASE) describes a broad set of labor-saving tools used in software development. Continue Reading
Experts weigh in on Agile and DevOps methods and explain various techniques. Use this guide to garner more knowledge before deciding on a software methodology for your organization. Continue Reading
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Get a better understanding of the top three areas in IT to improve a rapid application development model. Expert Tom Nolle discusses the future of RAD and DevOps. Continue Reading
For marketers, an accelerated pace of change is as inevitable as death and taxes. Get ahead of modern marketing strategies by choosing an experimental approach. Continue Reading
It can be hard to showcase or even develop Agile skills when Waterfall is strongly embedded into your company. Expert Gerie Owen offers advice to help change that. Continue Reading
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'Continuous development' is still a relatively new and confusing term. Find out what it means beyond the hype. Continue Reading
An accidental search for the Agile god unearths extreme passion within the Agile community. Continue Reading
Learn about when and how hybrid solutions can work better rather than a pure agile approach or traditional ones. Continue Reading