Application lifecycle management (ALM) is one of the most important aspects of Java project management. Still, Java ALM is very similar to that of an enterprise application developed on any other software platform. Check out this section for news, tips and opinions on the best ways to manage the Java application lifecycle including requirements, design, testing, deployment, version management and more.
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CloudBees answers the call with a Jenkins private SaaS edition
21 Mar 2016
News - CloudBees has made a name for itself by providing cloud-based approaches to Jenkins users, but its latest private SaaS edition gives users more control over their Jenkins CI infrastructure.
Payara founder: GlassFish Open Source a great app server
10 Dec 2015
News - At JavaOne 2015, Steve Millidge discusses expectations for the future and what he and Payara are working on with GlassFish Open Source.
2013 sweetheart AngularJS takes a back seat to Docker at Devoxx 2014
11 Nov 2014
News - While AngularJS was everyone's sweetheart at Devoxx 2013, this year at Devoxx 2014, it appears that Docker, along with all of the usual suspects, from Scala to Java 8, is the new hot topic.
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Solving the problem of scaling Agile across the enterprise
26 Feb 2016
Podcast - Small to medium-sized development teams have had success using Agile methods. Here's how enterprises can scale Agile beyond development and across the entire ALM stack.
For scrum process, real change takes the long road
10 Mar 2015
Podcast - Many teams struggle with solid scrum processes. Take ALM to the next level with advice from QA and project management expert Matt Heusser.
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Modernize your project lifecycle management process
29 Apr 2016
Video - In today's lightning fast world, app development has to be flawless. Expert Gerie Owen explains how to modernize your project lifecycle management process.
Why microservices, Java EE development will be big in 2016
18 Dec 2015
Video - Steve Millidge, C2B2 consulting founder, sees microservices projects getting real in 2016 and gives advice on beating challenges and using Java EE development.
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Backend system integration the new mobile development challenge
14 Apr 2016
Feature - While developing a fun UI was once the biggest hurdle facing mobile development teams, the new challenge is going one step further and performing backend system integration properly.
Moving beyond the virtualization tool with DevOps containers
01 Apr 2016
Feature - Virtualization has been a pivotal tool for organizations wanting to simplify both development and operations, but DevOps is now moving beyond the VM with DevOps containers.
Public PaaS and private SaaS offerings accelerate DevOps adoption
31 Mar 2016
Feature - Be it an online Git repository, or a private CI server run on OpenStack, a variety of compelling public and private SaaS and PaaS offerings are helping to accelerate DevOps adoption.
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Five tips to improve an offshore team
29 Apr 2016
Tip - Using an offshore team can save time and money, but if used ineffectively, they can cost more than they save. Here are five tips on how to use offshore development teams effectively.
The key to mobile UI development is planning
29 Feb 2016
Tip - There is no such thing as over-planning when prepping for each stage of the mobile UI development. Jenner Lochridge discusses five areas to account for in advance.
Successfully managing software quality with growing, globally distributed teams
26 Mar 2015
Tip - Successfully managing a software project is always a challenge, but when a project grows into a globally distributed development effort, application lifecycle management (ALM) becomes a real challenge. So how does Liferay, an open source, enterprise...