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.
Aggregating big data from embedded devices is changing the analytics world
09 Aug 2014
Feature - With more and more embedded devices being connected to corporate networks, more data than ever is being aggregated from machine to machine interactions. Smart companies are now leveraging this data to make their organizations and processes more...
The self-service BI proposition: How big data is disrupting business intelligence
09 Aug 2014
Feature - Massive amounts of data are being crunched in order to provide business intelligence to managers and directors so they can make the right decisions for their organizations. Here we look at how big data is turning BI into a self-service proposition.
Top 5 Java based tools for capturing business intelligence (BI)
28 Jul 2014
Feature - There are many tools out there for working with BI, but here we look at the top five Business Intelligence tools that are written using the Java language.
CI tools can't push Agile ALM alone
11 Jul 2014
Feature - Learn why CI tools are less important than corporate culture for ALM success.
Continuous delivery process in four steps
10 Jul 2014
Feature - There are four major pillars to the continuous delivery process, according to developers at Edmunds.com.
Better software delivery with continuous integration
07 Jul 2014
Feature - Continuous integration improves the software delivery of an ALM process.
Visualization techniques revolutionize modern business intelligence gathering
06 Jul 2014
Feature - With so much data to be analyzed, organizations want a new way to be able to conceptualize the business intelligence they have gathered. New visualization techniques are making this happen.
Moving on-premise employees to the cloud? Making it make sense with Amazon Workspaces
07 May 2014
Feature - There has been great hype around the virtualized desktop, but few solutions have managed to really win the hearts and minds of the computing community. But Amazon hopes that soon even on-premise employees with be using cloud hosted desktops running on...
Continuous Development: The glue holding DevOps, TDD and Agile methods together
05 Feb 2014
Feature - Continuous integration(CI) and continuous development (CD) have become central components in the application lifecycle management process. In many cases, CI and CD have become the central tenets holding together DevOps, Agile development and test driven...
The innovative tools that have revolutionized Agile, ALM and continuous development
05 Feb 2014
Feature - Continuous development isn't a new idea, but new tools, such as Jenkins and Hudson, have revolutionized the way Agile and ALM is done. Are you doing CI? If you are, here are the tools you should be using.