The dog days of August are a good time to take stock of some of the major themes and trends likely to shape the development space toward the end of 2010 and into 2011.
The Government Accountability Office has released a major update of a management maturity framework that provides a flexible benchmark against which federal agencies can plan for and measure enterprise architecture program maturity.
Microsoft hiring managers and interviewees share inside advice for nailing the interview process.
Part 1 of this series covered what's changed and what you can expect in general (e.g., lots of code). In this second installment, those who've gone before (and who are doing the interviews) give you tips, tricks and advice on exactly what to expect/how to prepare.
Will Microsoft still really ask you how to move Mount Fuji? How much coding (and what kind) will there really be? Find out in the first of this three-part series.
We highlight five more open source editors you might want to consider for your upcoming projects.
How to use SQL Server to build a business intelligence (BI) platform without getting your organization's top brass involved.
Bola Rotibi looks at the evolution of software development frameworks and some of the good, and bad, that they've delivered over the years.
A step-by-step tutorial on working with application settings when using Novell's Monotouch for iPhone and iPad development.
Stuart McGill, Chief Technology Officer at Micro Focus, discusses the company's new direction and priorities.
Don't just consider the "big boys" when determining your cloud computing partner -- many vendors have a lot to offer. Here's five up-and-coming platforms to add to your consideration list.
Experts and users weigh in on the challenge of integrating configuration management into your agile development projects.
From a scaled-down Office client to the much larger role of Silverlight, here are seven things about Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 preview that stood out at last week's conference.
Researcher says read the fine print before connecting to the cloud.
Mergers and acquisitions, Windows 7 and the Web are driving a legacy migration to .NET. Developers tell how they unlocked their old technology and made the sometimes-painful journey to the modern platform.
New functionality in Visual Studio Team System 2010 supports the Agile dev trend.
The DOD looks to a common vocabulary to help reduce cost of developing and maintaining systems. Plus a Q&A Dennis Wisnosky, the DOD's business mission area CTO and chief architect.
Interfaces can make your applications easier to test and maintain.
With IQ 15, Sybase takes aim at columnar competitors ParAccel and Vertica -- as well as the teeming MPP appliance market.
Mike Nash, Microsoft's corporate vice president for Windows product management, talks about the status of IE 8 RC1.