Recap: Atlassian Summit 2016, Day 3

They say all good things must come to an end but the summit definitely ended on a great note! In just three days we learned so many great lessons about team collaboration, agile, and JIRA from attending quality sessions. We also met countless thought-leaders and professionals who stopped by our booth and worked at other booths in the expo hall. 

Recap: Atlassian Summit 2016, Day 2

We are having a blast at the Atlassian Summit and hope you are too! We can proudly say there is no event like it, and are honored to be a gold sponsor at such a highly recognized conference. The expo area is a hub of activity, hustling and bustling with expert attendees! The San Jose Convention Center turned out to be a great location with its spacious halls, professional meeting rooms, modern decor, and prime location! 

Recap: Atlassian Summit 2016, Day 1

It was the day that we’ve all been waiting for! To say we were excited to be here would be quite the understatement. Come one, come all to the Zephyr Booth at Atlassian Summit 2016! We felt so fly at booth G6 (and 7!) handing out t-shirts, giving product demos, meeting industry professionals, and hosting our selfie campaign!

Successful management techniques to empower software QA teams

A key concept of agile software development is the release of software in short development cycles, which creates feedback loops that will become more shorter and productive the more an agile team works together.

Webinar recap: Implementing open source automation tools & frameworks for success

Thank you to everyone who registered and joined us for our webinar on Implementing Open Source Automation Tools & Frameworks for Success! As many you know, test automation is no longer just a supplement to testing, but an increasingly important factor for quality assurance success. That’s why we can’t say we’re surprised with the overwhelming response of attendees who signed up and we really do appreciate your participation and feedback!

See you next week at the Atlassian Summit 2016!

We hope you’ve got all your bags packed and all your chargers accounted for because it’s time to hit the road! The Atlassian Summit 2016 is just a few days away and we are absolutely elated.  Be there or be square from Oct 10-13 at the San Jose Convention Center.

Collaboration: the backbone of agile testing

Collaboration is one of the four main actions at the heart of the agile methodology.  Alistair Cockburn, co-author of the Agile Manifesto, recently stated that he thought the agile methodology had become overly decorated.

Building cloud deployment with Atlassian Add-Ons

Add-ons are an accessory to software and software testing tools that extend the processing, extension, and communicative properties of the transaction.

The importance of letting go in agile development

The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Rodney West, Senior Consultant and the Editorial Director at Isos Technology. Isos Technology is a partner of Zephyr and is the market leader in solving complex enterprise challenges from Agile adoption and QA to DevOps and they help teams improve quality and speed delivery.

DevOps: A Recipe for Successful Continuous Deployment

Traditional operations are well-defined. But DevOps is not a definitive experience. DevOps is organic communication among people. Emerging from the need for improved quality in development and accelerated innovation, DevOps has increased in popularity among software deployment teams. However transitioning to the cultural change is incumbent upon an organization.

The purpose of DevOps was introduced into the software deployment process to break down the traditional barriers between DEVelopment and OPerations.