New Features vs Fixes: What’s Driving Releases Today (and Why the Formula Needs to Change)

  How’s your software factory running these days? Are you keeping up with agile development cycles? And by keeping up, I don’t mean just in velocity or volume, but in the quality of the applications. Delivering fast and frequently can adversely affect the quality of the code getting released, as well as expose debilitating friction […]

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Speed Up the Application Delivery Pipeline by Using Virtual Services for DevTest

Use test automation and virtual services to emulate your testing environment across the development lifecycle that can help overcome testing challenges and accelerate delivery. One of the more pressing challenges to development and QA teams is the inability to quickly and efficiently test the components they are working on. Time-consuming manual testing processes, manual test […]

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Stop dragging your feet. Research proves test automation works.

If your company is dragging its feet on software test automation, a recent report from a pair of academic computer scientists might provide the ammunition you need to confront the C-suite and get things moving. The academic paper, by Divya Kumar and K.K. Mishra of the Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology in India, was […]

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Continuous Delivery: You’re Doing It Wrong!

I see many successful DevOps teams (yes, there are quite a few already!) at a point in their journey where they have learned to work together as one, without any walls between them, and are now focused on increasing delivery speed. That’s when they put Continuous Delivery (CD) at the top of their agenda. When […]

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Pillars of Continuous Delivery

According to a November 2015 global survey of 250 business leaders by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services, two-thirds (66 %) respondents say that their company’s future depends on the quality of their software. The need for digital transformation has led to the rise of DevOps. To enable self-service, software developers need to create the software that users will […]

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Software is driving automakers crazy. They need Service Virtualization.

Know what’s driving auto makers crazy these days? Software. Last year saw the highest number of auto recalls in history: 51 million in nearly 900 separate actions. A lot of those, some 42 percent, were related to faulty Takata air bags. However, a sizable chunk of the rest were related to software issues — some […]

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Build Apps Faster at Higher Quality AND Less Cost – Continuous Delivery Virtual Event

Build Your Apps Faster, at Higher Quality AND at Lower Cost – Learn How at this “don’t miss” Contiuous Delivery Virtual Event Did you know that two-thirds of business leaders say that their company’s future depends on the quality of their software? But with agile development pushing the envelope – project teams are already cutting corners […]

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The Drumbeat of Continuous Delivery Rolls On

In every part of the world, the discussions around DevOps and Continuous Delivery are heard. Industries from retail to healthcare, from financial to telcos, understand that there is an adapt-or-die storm coming. To survive, they have to become a software company. If they can’t deliver applications as fast as a speeding bullet, that also have […]

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