June 21, 2013by Randy DeFauw, Senior Product Manager @rdefauw
Practitioners of continuous delivery know that committing to the mainline frequently (once a day) is a best practice. Anything that discourages this practice is to be avoided.
June 04, 2013by Nellie LeMonier (@p4nellie)
May 21, 2013by Rachael Fish, Director of Program & Release Management
I was recently on vacation and getting away from it all, I paged through a Wall Street Journal while relaxing by the pool and, lo and behold, there was an article on Agile and the family, and how there is a new generation of parents using techniques from the workplace and transplanting them to their personal lives. I'm passionate about using Agile at work, but I had never truly thought of using it at home.
If you're familiar with Agile, there are a few key roles:Posted In:
March 30, 2012
by Randy DeFauw
Continuous integration and Agile development are two distinct but related trends in software development. Continuous integration (CI) is really about increasing transparency, but usually manifests itself as automated build and test routines. To put it very briefly, building and testing early and often is a great way to make sure that you’re actually building what you wanted to, and expose potential problems early on.
March 28, 2012
by Bill White
I think everyone understands that QA is the organization responsible for testing our software. We're also responsible for reporting on the results of that testing, i.e., providing an assessment of product quality based on the number and nature of the defects that we uncover prior to release and that emerge later as customers use our products in new and unexpected ways.
January 18, 2012
by Mark Warren
(Doesn't everyone need a "Saa..." abbreviation to be cool these days?!)
I've just been reading an interesting article about the role of software in medical devices. A lot of sensible comments are made by the various contributors and a couple stood out for me:Posted In: