Is High Quality Software Worth the Cost?

Martin Fowler

A common debate in software development projects is between spending time on improving the quality of the software versus concentrating on releasing more valuable features.

Does Software Testing Improve Quality, Actually?

Abstracta - Software Development

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To Serve Man, with Software

Coding Horror

There are absolutely occupational hazards of being a programmer, and one of my favorite programming quotes is an allusion to one of them: It should be noted that no ethically-trained software engineer would ever consent to write a DestroyBaghdad procedure. I didn't choose to be a programmer.

Things You Should Know Before Buying CRM Software

OTS Solutions

Things You Should Know Before Buying CRM Software. Customer relationship management (CRM) software, is one of the most powerful tools that a business can use to succeed. Here are some things that you need to know and evaluate before buying CRM software.

An Adult Conversation About Estimates

Speaker: Beekey Cheung, Software Consultant, Professor Beekums, LLC

Top 5 Ways AI Can Transform CRM Software in 2019

OTS Solutions

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Customer Relationship Management Software (CRM software) together are a powerful team that can tailor your business’s customer service needs. Facial recognition, for example, streamlines the login process of software applications.

EventStorming; Continuous discovery beyond software modelling

Xebia

The post EventStorming; Continuous discovery beyond software modelling appeared first on Xebia Blog. Domain Driven Design EventStorming Deliberate Discovery domain modelling Eventstorming Microservices Microservices Architecture Software modellingMoving towards a microservices architecture We see a lot of companies are moving towards a microservice architecture.

Best Practices for Software Change Assessment

DevOps.com

Business spending on enterprise software has been on a constant rise over the past decade with 64% of businesses spending more on IT operations in 2018. This not only includes the procurement or development of new software and digital innovations, but also […].

Regain focus on strategic software delivery

Xebia

The post Regain focus on strategic software delivery appeared first on Xebia Blog. When leading an IT department you are faced with numerous challenges across the board.

Calculating The Cost of Software Quality in Your Organization

OverOps

The following is a guest post from Herb Krasner, an Advisory Board Member for the Consortium for IT Software Quality (CISQ) and industry consultant for 5 decades. In this post, we focus on the various costs of software quality and how those can be measured.

Architect Your Organization for Effectiveness, Productivity, and Joy

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

Clubhouse Aims to Simplify Software Project Management

DevOps.com

Clubhouse Software today announced it is adding a Clubhouse Iterations module to its project management application to make it easier to plan sprints involving product and software engineering teams.

5 practices that help with agile software development

Scrum.org

The adventure consists of regular deliveries of valuable software for effective product development. But it takes more than that to realize the advantages of agile software development. Often we work harder in Scrum teams, but not necessarily smarter.

Advantage of Using CRM Software

OTS Solutions

There are Some Advantage of Using CRM Software. Customer relationship management software can help businesses become more efficient and profitable by collecting and managing data. CRM software development teams spend a lot of time understanding how businesses operate.

Software Compliance Teams Can Learn a Lot from DevSecOps

DevOps.com

However, while security professionals can contribute, developers are usually the only ones with the technical ability to fix software security vulnerabilities. The same goes for software compliance. Many argue that application security should be the responsibility of a security team.

The Essential Guide to Building Analytic Applications

Better Together: Why Software-Development Toolmakers Should Embrace Integration

DevOps.com

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Operational Excellence and the Success of Software Deployments

DevOps.com

When we talk about best practices for software reliability, the conversation tends to focus on optimizing the applications themselves and the infrastructure that hosts them. The post Operational Excellence and the Success of Software Deployments appeared first on DevOps.com.

Common Pitfalls of Software Development and Tips to Avoid Them

DevOps.com

However, when it comes to software development, failure is more common than most managers want to admit. The post Common Pitfalls of Software Development and Tips to Avoid Them appeared first on DevOps.com. In business, no one wants to plan on failure.

Benefits of Using the Kanban Methodology for Software Development

OTS Solutions

Benefits of Using the Kanban Methodology for Software Development. The Kanban method is one of the best time and resource management strategies that you can use as the owner of a software company. You Will Be Able To Develop More Software Programs.

2019 State of Engineering Performance Management Report

Software Possession

The Daily WTF

Jon was the only software person at his 15-man company. Sam would gather the requirements verbatim from the client and hand them to Jon; Jon would augment the software to meet their automation needs, and send a new version over to Sam to deliver. " "The software just.

Better living through software

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Continue reading Better living through software Tiffani Bell shares three lessons she's learned exploring how technology can help the less fortunate.

The Software Development Life Cycle: Benefits, Stages, And Models

Dzone - DevOps

Regarded as the crucial consideration before approaching the actual software development process, the software development life cycle (SDLC) defines the industry standard and shapes the segments within the project. The SDLC can be implemented in numerous ways.

Pivotal Software Embraces OpenJDK

DevOps.com

Pivotal Software has officially thrown its weight behind OpenJDK, the open source version of the standard edition of Java, by adding support for OpenJDK to the Pivotal Spring Runtime on its Spring framework. The post Pivotal Software Embraces OpenJDK appeared first on DevOps.com.

More Effective Agile Leadership

Speaker: Steve McConnell, CEO, Construx Software

State of the Software Supply Chain: Secure Coding Takes Spotlight

DevOps.com

After almost a year of research that involved studying 36,000 open source software projects, 12,000 enterprise development teams and 3.7 million open source releases, we at Sonatype are excited to share the “2019 State of the Software Supply Chain” report.

Technical Debt for Non-Software Developers

Scrum.org

Warning - this post is not about Scrum. It is about Technical Debt in my home!!! Please do not judge me!! . So what is Technical Debt - .

The Role of DevOps in Custom Software Development

DevOps.com

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Introducing 3rd Party Software Support

Dell EMC

At Dell EMC, we get this and that’s why we have created a new feature called 3rd Party Software Support, which is included with your ProSupport Plus. Let’s face it, supporting your critical data center infrastructure is hard to do.

BI Buyers Guide: Embedding Analytics in Your Software

Agile Software Development Mistakes to Avoid

The Crazy Programmer

According to a survey taken of the Scrum Alliance, approximately 70 percent of all groups handling Agile software development believe there are issues present between various internal departments within the company.

20 influential women in software development

Apiumhub

In the software development field, we always hear famous names like Martin Fowler, Kent Beck, George H. That is why today I decided to write about amazing successful, talented and influential women in software development. After doing some research, here’s a list of 20 women in software development I admire for what they have done and for their contribution in the Software Development Industry. . . 20 influential women in software development. .

Questions about Agile: Agile Beyond Software

Agile Alliance

This is part of a series of posts where I take a look at some commonly asked questions and provide my spin on them. The answers are all my own.

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5 Ways DevSecOps Can Manage Software Supply Chains

DevOps.com

The unbridled use of open source components within the software supply chain is on a major uptick, according to new research. The post 5 Ways DevSecOps Can Manage Software Supply Chains appeared first on DevOps.com.

Team Leadership in the Age of Agile

Speaker: Roy Osherove, Technology and Leadership Consultant

As a senior software leader, you spend much of your time trying to optimize your team's performance – from increasing delivery rate and velocity to reducing defect rates and waste. However, as software leaders, we often find that as we go to implement these approaches, we feel stuck.

Outsourcing Software Development Best Practices

Luis Goncalves

And because of this more and more companies are using Outsourcing Software Development services to help them to reduce the time to market. Product Management and Software Development: The Big Clash. Software development is not an easy feat. Why software development outsourcing?

Is Unpatched Software a Security Risk?

Storagecraft

It doesn’t matter how much work you put into cybersecurity awareness within your company if you have any vulnerabilities in your system, software, or strategy. That’s where unpatched software can damage your business. What is Unpatched Software?

software testing vs software development

I'm Programmer

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Hackable software in the driver’s seat

The Parallax

Specialized software now connects to everything from the brakes to the steering wheel to the door locks to the radio. And they’ve been slow to improve security because they don’t always own the software code that runs on their cars.

How to Package and Price Embedded Analytics

About Logi Analytics and Software Pricing Partners.25 to Lift Value and Revenue01 Today’s organizations are embedding analytics in commercial software applications at an exponential rate. software vendors and SaaS companies. only see a demo and never actually use your software.