June 04, 2013by Nellie LeMonier (@p4nellie)
May 21, 2013by Rachael Fish, Director of Program & Release Management
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March 30, 2012
by Randy DeFauw (@rdefauw)
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:
November 09, 2011
by Randy DeFauw
Perforce has a new white paper out called The Agile Flow of Change. The paper talks about release management, branching, and merging, and how they help teams using Agile development methodologies.