Software development techniques and Agile methodologies
Software development must be structured to help a team of developers agree on the processes for developing a particular software product. A software development methodology, such as waterfall development or Agile methodologies, will include standard steps for ALM stages such as planning, implementation, testing, and documentation. Learn about various software development techniques and the Agile methodology in particular.
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.
Integrating continuous development into the ALM process: Avoiding common pitfalls
05 Feb 2014
Feature - Many companies are bringing processes like continuous development and continuous deployment to the forefront of the application lifecycle management (ALM) process. Here we look at common pitfalls organizations should avoid when taking a more continuous,...
Creating an Agile, continuous integration friendly culture is the key to successful ALM
05 Feb 2014
Feature - To be successful with application lifecycle management, organizations must create a corporate culture that is friendly to Agile methodologies and processes like continuous integration, continuous development and continuous integration.
People and process trump tools when it comes to improving software quality
11 Jan 2014
Feature - There are a variety of new tools emerging on the market, but if your organization is working to improve the quality of their product, improving the process and dealing with the culture is more important than the tools of the trade.
How can you do DevOps right if you don't even know what DevOps means?
05 Jan 2014
Feature - DevOps has become a fun term for IT professionals to throw around, but what does the term DevOps really mean? And with so much confusion over the term, how do you know you're doing DevOps right if management and staff doesn't even know what the term...
Better software testing and improved quality starts with the culture
03 Jan 2014
Feature - Software testing is more than just a stage in the development process. Testing is a philosophy that should embrace the entire application management lifecycle (ALM). Here's how to make software testing and improving application quality part of the...
Become a software testing craftsman: How to build quality applications
01 Jan 2014
Feature - As more and more focus is paid to the steps that are required to build high quality applications, testing software is now being seen as more of a craft or a vocation.
Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tips from the industry's TaskTop expert
25 Aug 2013
Feature - Mik Kersten of TaskTop has continued to lead the industry in the application lifecycle management (ALM) space, and here we look at some of the insights and tips he has provided TheServerSide with over the years.
Enterprise consumerization: Trending towards scalable apps and intuitive software
11 Aug 2013
Feature - Large organizations are learning from the enterprise consumerization trend, as administrators want more scalable apps and users demand intuitive software.