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Advancing business value with ATDD user stories

Advancing business value with ATDD user stories

As businesses compete globally, enterprise goals seek to allay obstacles to project and organizational success. In a fluctuating economy among fluctuating consumer preferences, companies must sell services with applications, and innovation with reliability. Awareness and development towards relieving challenges to deployment that reduces cost to market and increases ROI becomes vital.

Successful management techniques to empower software QA teams

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.

Creating a dream team of three amigos for DevOps deployment success

Creating a dream team of three amigos for DevOps deployment success

DevOps is coactive. The Three Amigos qualitatively details the coaction. The Three Amigos not only helps to transfer siloed thinking into cooperative synergy, the process also assists in clarifying challenges to development, operations, and the entire deployment pipeline. Executing the software deployment pipeline is an especially detail-oriented venture. Standards constitute an exacting timeline towards project completion that comprises continuous, incremental, and iterative attention to production and defines lack of clarity in focus and objectives as prohibitive.

Steps to Creating an Effective DevOps Focused Deployment Pipeline

Steps to Creating an Effective DevOps Focused Deployment Pipeline

Continuous Delivery is a set of practices and principles aimed at building, testing and releasing software faster and more frequently.  If you're lucky enough to start out in a "greenfield" organization without an established coding culture, it's a good idea to try to create and automate your software delivery pipeline upfront.

Transitioning from Waterfall to Agile: Tips for a Smooth Journey

Transitioning from Waterfall to Agile: Tips for a Smooth Journey

Excitement over agile methodologies has exploded since 2010. Echoes of a near panacea in software delivery have extolled agile techniques as the solution to customer demands on application interface. Clarity of application is the primary attribute that many agile teams and companies acclaim.

Continuous Testing in the cloud ensures continuous delivery

Continuous Testing in the cloud ensures continuous delivery

Testing has always been a critical part of the delivery pipeline. Faster on-demand testing resources are essential to a dynamic delivery. The Cloud platform has become a transforming instrument for data storage, retrieval, and interaction throughout business and enterprise. Digital cloud storage retains data as affordably secured, available, and accessible on demand, with storage capacity that is infinitely scalable according to need.