Difference between Software Engineering and Computer Science

The Crazy Programmer

Both software engineers and computer scientists are concerned with computer programs and software improvement and various related fields. What is Software Engineering? Software is more than just program code. Key Skills to Be a Software Engineer.

DevOps Engineer vs Software Engineer

The Crazy Programmer

The maintenance and development of software involve many different areas. It is common for people to confuse these two prominent career options – DevOps Engineer and Software Engineer. Role of Software Engineer. There are many types of software engineers, such as.

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Software infrastructure 2.0: a wishlist

Erik Bernhardsson

Software infrastructure (by which I include everything ending with *aaS, or anything remotely similar to it) is an exciting field, in particular because (despite what the neo-luddites may say) it keeps getting better every year! So why is software still acting as if the cloud doesn't exist?

Software Testing Services: Understanding User Acceptance Testing (UAT)

Daffodil Software

Software Testing Software DevelopmentIn an SDLC, there are several testing frameworks that help to assess if the application is progressing in the right direction. It could be in terms of usability, security, compatibility, performance, integrations, etc.

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10 Rules to More Streamlined Data Modeling

Apache Kafka is a powerful piece of software that can solve a lot of problems. Like most libraries and frameworks, you get out of it what you put into it. Learn 10 rules that will help you perfect your Kafka system to get ahead.

Top 10 Essential Software Testing Metrics For Enterprises

Daffodil Software

Organizations whose bottom line depends on quality software development need a robust methodology in place to assure bug-free product delivery for their clients. Software Testing Software Development

Software Startup Founders Academy

Successful Software

My friend Stuart Prestedge is launching his Software Startup Founders Academy next week. He is giving away a limited number of free 1:1 advisory sessions for software startup founders (and prospective founders). microISV news software

Software Craftsmanship

Agile Alliance

I had the great pleasure to interview Sandro Mancuso, one of the most prominent representatives of the Software Craftsmanship community. Sandro is the author of “The Software Craftsman”, one of the most read books in the field.

Software Developer Life Cycle

DevOps.com

The post Software Developer Life Cycle appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs ROELBOB humor parody satire software development lifecycle the life of a programmer

Solving the Culture Conundrum in Software Engineering

DevOps.com

The one crucial ingredient underpinning our transition to a digital-first economy, more than any other, is software. That’s why software engineering has become one of the world’s most in-demand professions.

Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualization Will Never Be Enough

Five years ago, data visualizations were a powerful way to differentiate a software application. Today, free visualizations seem to be everywhere. Two trends are forcing application providers to rethink how they offer analytics in their products.

What Developers Need for Software Security Success

DevOps.com

Given today’s evolving threat landscape, organizations and businesses in every sector now have a critical need to produce secure software. The post What Developers Need for Software Security Success appeared first on DevOps.com.

How To Develop Personal Financial Planning Software?

Daffodil Software

The personal financial planning software market is witnessing the entry of a new generation of planning software. While many existing clients of the leading financial advisory firms are reasonably satisfied, there is a need for software that helps serve more specific client needs.

Effective Software Testing – A Developer’s Guide

Henrik Warne

I recently finished Effective Software Testing – A Developer’s Guide by Maurício Aniche , and I really liked it. The author is an Assistant Professor in Software Engineering at the Delft University of Technology. The book apparently grew out of lecture notes from a course on software testing. Effective Software Testing is very well put together.

Recruiting Software Developers – Coding Tests

Henrik Warne

When I started out as a software developer, nobody did coding tests as far as I know. For the past few months, I have been interviewing with several companies. In all cases, one or more coding tests were included. I have also been on the interviewing side, evaluating a coding test.

Architect Your Organization for Effectiveness, Productivity, and Joy

Speaker: Ron Lichty, Consultant: Interim VP Engineering, Ron Lichty Consulting, Inc.

As a senior software leader, you likely spend more time working on the architecture of your systems than the architecture of your organization. Yet, structuring our teams and organizations is a critical factor for success. In fact, the impact of software architecture parallels the impact of organizational structure. We are excited to welcome Ron Lichty, co-author of a seminal book on managing software teams and a well-known speaker, he’ll speak to organizing for effectiveness, productivity and joy.

Adopting Shift Left Testing in Software QA

DevOps.com

I am often asked to recommend best practices for building software testing programs. What works for an innovative startup developing software and deploying agile development sprints is not necessarily going to suit an established public company launching a new web product.

Can Quality Hurt Software Projects?

Agile Alliance

Carlos is a software crafter with almost two decades of experience in software development and has been involved with the Software Craftsmanship community for more than a decade. Carlos is also a consultant and software mentor and has his own … Continued.

Positioning Software in a Crowded Market

Successful Software

This is a guest post from serial software entrepreneur Dennis Gurock. What does successful positioning mean for software products? There are many benefits of coming up with and deciding on positioning for your new software product early on.

JFrog Adds Module to Better Secure Software Supply Chains

DevOps.com

The post JFrog Adds Module to Better Secure Software Supply Chains appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs Continuous Delivery Continuous Testing DevOps Practice DevOps Toolbox DevSecOps Features News Artifactory jfrog software security Software Supply Chain

Success Story: Swiss Insurtech Company Hires a Remote CTO from Ukraine

Read a story of a Swiss Insurtech startup which successfully extended their remote development team in Ukraine to 15 people and found their perfect CTO to manage their software development team.

Effective Product (Software) Teams

Agile Alliance

I had the pleasure to interview Eduardo Ferro from Madrid-Spain Eduardo is a software crafter with more than 20 years of experience helping organizations of different sizes to build good quality software products.

Innovation With Software Architectural Excellence

DevOps.com

Software architecture plays an irreplaceable role in enabling businesses to deliver value efficiently. The post Innovation With Software Architectural Excellence appeared first on DevOps.com.

Raising the level: getting started with a software testing partner

Abstracta - Software Development

What’s it like to start partnering with a software testing company? The post Raising the level: getting started with a software testing partner appeared first on Abstracta Software Testing Services. Software Development Software Testing software testing software testing company

5 Ways to Improve Software Quality

Xebia

Many opinions exist on what software quality exactly is. Clearly defining the quality characteristics of software proves quite difficult. In this blog post, we will sketch the arena and provide five useful tips to define and improve software quality.

Building Evolvable Architectures

Speaker: Dr. Rebecca Parsons, CTO of ThoughtWorks

The software development ecosystem exists in a state of dynamic equilibrium, where any new tool, framework, or technique leads to disruption and the establishment of a new equilibrium. Predictability is impossible when the foundation architects plan against is constantly changing in unexpected ways. It’s no surprise many CIOs and CTOs are struggling to adapt, in part because their architecture isn’t equipped to evolve. This webinar will discuss what’s at stake if companies continue to use long term architecture plans.

How to Become a Software Developer Fast?

The Crazy Programmer

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) forecasts a 22% growth in employment rate for software developers, quality assurance analysts, and testers from 2019 to 2029 — which exceeds, by the 4% average for all employers. In this article, we will discuss how to become a software developer fast.

Google Looks to Secure Software Supply Chains

DevOps.com

At the Google Cloud Next ’22 conference, Google today launched a managed Software Delivery Shield (SDS) service to enable DevOps team to store, manage and secure the build artifacts in Artifact Registry. The post Google Looks to Secure Software Supply Chains appeared first on DevOps.com.

Software architecture metrics interview with Neal Ford

Apiumhub

He is an internationally recognized expert on software development and delivery, especially at the intersection of agile engineering techniques and software architecture. What Software Architecture Metrics do you normally use? Software architecture

Microsoft Tool Automatically Identifies Software Artifact Components

DevOps.com

Nell Shamrell-Harrington, a principal software engineer for Microsoft, told conference attendees via a video link that a GitBOM tool, based on a compact Artifact […]. The post Microsoft Tool Automatically Identifies Software Artifact Components appeared first on DevOps.com.

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More Effective Agile Leadership

Speaker: Steve McConnell, CEO, Construx Software

In this talk, Steve McConnell, CEO of Construx Software, distills hundreds of companies’-worth of real-world experience into the proven Agile leadership practices that work best. Steve will seamlessly thread together traditional approaches, early Agile approaches, modern Agile approaches, and the principles and context that underlie them all—creating an invaluable resource for Agile leaders, their teams, and their organizations.

Book Review: A Philosophy of Software Design

Henrik Warne

I really liked A Philosophy of Software Design by John Ousterhout. The author is a professor of Computer Science at Stanford, but he has also spent 14 years developing commercial software. The goal of software design is to reduce the complexity of the system.

Is Software Development Oversaturated?

Coding Dojo

One of the most frequent questions heard by prospective Coding Dojo students is: “Is software development oversaturated?” ” Software engineering has … Read more >>. The post Is Software Development Oversaturated?

Role of AI In Hiring Software Engineers

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Nowadays, AI-powered software is used to automate the daily set of business operations and ease product hassles of departmental stakeholders. Invest in a viable talent intelligence software that can help strategize your candidate sourcing for maximum engagement and conversions.

4 Best Practices For Software Documentation

The Crazy Programmer

In computer science, software documentation is the procedure of writing, designing, and documenting an application. In software engineering, this refers to the formal specification of a software product or component. Software Documentation 101.

Understanding Open Source Business Models for the C-Suite

Choosing software to bake into your architecture is a long-term decision and it is important to understand all the implications of your choice. Learn three key areas that should be considered when evaluating a particular open source project.

Endor Labs Applies Graph Analysis to Secure Software Supply Chains

DevOps.com

The post Endor Labs Applies Graph Analysis to Secure Software Supply Chains appeared first on DevOps.com. Endor Labs exited stealth mode today to launch a platform that applies graph analysis to identify the depth of dependencies that exist within an application.

5 Must-Read Books for Apprentice Software Developers ??

Xebia

Which books should you read as a software developer? Software Developers Should Read the Right Books. To have an even more significant impact on your career as a software craftsman, you should not just read; you should read the right books. Software Development

5 Books to Achieve the Mindset of a Software Craftsman ??

Xebia

Software Craftmanship Requires Reading the Right Books. To have an even more significant impact on your career as a software craftsman, you should not just read; you should read the right books. Clean Code : A Handbook of Agile Software Craftsmanship. Software Development

Commercial software licenses in software due diligence

Synopsys

Black Duck Audits help customers understand commercial software licenses associated with third-party code, reducing the risks involved during an M&A. The post Commercial software licenses in software due diligence appeared first on Application Security Blog.

10 Rules for Managing Apache Kafka

Kafka is a powerful piece of software that can solve a lot of problems. Like most libraries and frameworks, you get out of it what you put into it. Learn ten rules that will help you perfect your Kafka system to get ahead.