Microsoft popularized the "dogfooding" phraseology, and the practice of a company using its own products was again in evidence at this year's Microsoft Build conference, with a strong emphasis being placed the agile methodology.
Mark J. Balbes, Ph.D., shares what you can expect in his new ADTmag.com column, and talks about three common misconceptions about agile that he'll address further in the coming months.
Highsmith took some time earlier this month to talk about the legacy of the development movement he helped get on the map.
If you're wondering what a software architect does in an agile development environment, you're not alone. Mark J. Balbes shares what he does and how it all comes together in better code.
Tasktop Sync is designed to provide "real-time ALM server synchronization" for Agile enterprise shops.
A quick look at new/upgraded Agile products from Mendix, Collabnet and Zero Wait-State.
Hewlett Packard on Tuesday unveiled new and upgraded components for its ALM suite, including a new service virtualization solution, an ALM intelligence module and an upgraded Agile Accelerator tool.
CollabNet recently announced a new version of its TeamForge Agile software development platform new social coding collaboration features, among other changes.
A lot of companies profess to following Agile software development practices, but most of them are still clinging to some of the old waterfall ways of doing things, said Forrester Research Principal Analyst Dave West in a recent Webcast.
Agile webapps toolmaker Outsystems has released the latest version of its Agile Platform environment. Version 6.0 of the platform comes with new tools for mobile development, an enhanced UI and a series of pre-built business apps designed for easy customizaton.
Microsoft emphasized the Agile capabilities of the next Visual Studio release (vNext) at its Tech-Ed conference in Atlanta this week.
Here's a look at some of the newest ALM-related products and updates hitting the market.
Enterprise software giant SAP is about halfway through what may be the largest conversion ever to Agile development practices and it's going well so far, according to a recent interview with Co-CEO Jim Hagemann Snabe.
Tasktop Technologies recently announced an update to Tasktop Enterprise, which synchronizes tasks between Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) elements and cross-repository Agile planning.
Gorilla Logic this week announced a new version of its free, open source FoneMonkey testing tool for iOS applications.
AccuRev highlighted the benefits for Agile development when it announced improvements to its plug-in for the popular Eclipse development environment.
If your goal truly is quality software delivery, don't get distracted by the tech -- your team and the processes they implement are what will make the biggest difference.
Altassian recently announced an upgrade of its Bamboo continuous integration server.
The formerly Linux-only Agile Manager project management application from Aldon is now available for Windows.
Virtually every major Agile survey indicates that most companies practice a mix of Agile and more traditional software development methodologies, and the new version of ThoughtWorks Studios' Mingle tool addresses that issue, the company said last week.