What We’re Reading: Assessing Development, Co-Lo and VMware Under Siege to Innovate

This week, we’ll touch on a lot of themes, from DevOps to Agile to a new way of measuring application development. Enjoy!  Measuring the Output of App Development  A lot has been written and studied on how to make application development as efficient as possible. But this article at information-management.com makes the case that metrics […]

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What We’re Reading

Much of the industry news is about VMworld, and for good reason. Read our selection of news articles from that show, but please don’t skip over other excellent posts linked in this roundup. There’s a lot of good stuff!  The Business End of Virtualization   Mary Shacklett at TechRepublic makes a very interesting point: There are […]

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What We’re Reading: Server Virtualization’s Slow Enterprise Launch, and Whatever Happened to Citrix?

Welcome back. We kick off with a great piece on why virtualization has not taken off in the enterprise. Other items to catch: A review of Agile 2013’s keynote and how DevOps can complement the cloud. Enjoy!  Virtualization in the Enterprise  Virtualization, surprisingly, has not taken off in the enterprise, at least not to the […]

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What We’re Reading: Vulnerability Scanning, Agencies in the Cloud and Agility 2013

Security issues are big on the agenda for this week’s What We’re Reading. Also, check out the progress the government is making as it moves its critical and sensitive operations into the cloud. Enjoy! A How-to for Vulnerability Scanning App developers often fail to do proper vulnerability scanning, writes Michael Cobb at Dark Reading. Let […]

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What We’re Reading:  Why Can’t We All Simply Shift Left?

Welcome back to What We’re Reading. In this week’s edition, InformationWeek re-examines the still-potent concept of Shifting Left. We also update you on Apple’s developer website hack from last week.  Enjoy! The Barrier to ‘Shifting Left’ The concept of shifting left has been around for at least a decade in the software development industry, but […]

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What We’re Reading: The Gap Between Testing and Security, Microsoft’s Big Dev Conference

Welcome back to What We’re Reading. Today, we take a look at new developments at Microsoft and an insightful piece on the missing link between application testing and security – and what can be done to plug the gap. Enjoy! A Happy Union Between App Testing, Security Application testing and security are not necessarily a […]

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