Breaking the traditional standard of working in a confined physical workspace with walls, virtual offices have stepped in as not mere a perk but have become a lifestyle. At first, things might look difficult; communication can be hard when co-workers can no longer talk face-to-face. But then, what is cloud-technology meant for? All those online tools that lets us connect even when we are millions of kilometers apart, are just a total waste!
Mobile collaboration has been in place for some time since increase in smart phones and mobile apps for collaboration. Version One has been using the power of smart phones and made estimation easy, collaborative and if I may dare say “fun”.
|Written by Raja Rao | Thursday, 07 August 2014|
To ensure new code is delivered with the same agile principals in which it was developed, delivery teams must keep pace with a continuous and ever expanding volume of software throughput. Cloud sidekick introduces velocity, a Pipeline Optimization Platform that ensures the software release pipeline is agile all the way through delivery to production.
|Written by Sanjay Zalavadia | Saturday, 19 July 2014|
Test management software will be extremely helpful for enterprises looking to implement agile methods. Agile testing methodologies have become synonymous with effective quality assurance in today's software development environment. However, there remains some discussion regarding its effectiveness within enterprise operations.
|Written by Ravi Vadugu | Wednesday, 18 June 2014|
How hard or easy can it be to be an agile developer? It is still mystery for few and mystery for few others that why is it still mystery.
DevOps is a complicated mix of processes, people, and tools. For DevOps to succeed, people must work in harmony with their processes and tools. Many people are looking to introduce new tools as part of their DevOps initiatives. Yet many are not sure which tools they need, since they all claim to do pretty much everything. We sat down with several veteran practitioners to try to navigate through the tools jungle. The result was the following “DevOps Cheat Sheet”.
|Written by Ravi Das | Wednesday, 07 May 2014|
For any business, whether it is large or small, the development of a product and bringing it to the market place so customers can purchase it is of paramount importance. Developing a product can be very simple or quite complex. For example, if a business is simply taking a product which already exists and adding further value to it on its own, this is quite easy to accomplish.
|Written by Ravi Vadugu | Thursday, 01 May 2014|
VersionOne has announced its spring 2014 release and the focus appears to be release management and collaboration along with enhanced integrations. Not long ago in winter the company has released epic release planning, planning room feature to create any number of boards and timelines, analytics panels and updates.
Recently TargetProcess has announced launch of TargetProcess 3 with many new features, functional and non-functional. Few of the notable features being better user experience, better visualization of data, improved boards like Kanban board, Task board and others. Let us dig few of these enhancements
|Written by Sudheer Raju | Tuesday, 25 March 2014|
There are many questions and posts that i have been through on if testers role has diminished with agile mode of delivery coming into play and if agile teams should be capable of not just developing but testing their code. While this may sound great in theory, my experience working with developers and software testers tells me testing is a skill and cannot be left to a team of developers to test their code.