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DEFINITION: SPICE (Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination) is an international framework for assessment of software processes developed jointly by the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) and the IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission). SPICE is specified in ISO/IEC 15504. Essentially, ISO/IEC 15504 comprises a guide to performing an assessment for software development  … 
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Five critical steps to achieving an effective application security program
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource provides an overview of the application threats that your organization faces and describes which risks you need to prioritize. Also inside, find five practical steps you can take to build security into your development processes.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IBM

The Seven Deadly Sins of Agile Measurement
sponsored by Rally Software
WHITE PAPER: This paper sets you up for success in quantifying the impact of Agile adoption.
Posted: 02 Dec 2013 | Published: 02 Dec 2013

Rally Software

Application Testing Survey Results
sponsored by AdvizeX Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Software testing is a critical component of application delivery -- no matter what industry you're in -- in order to ensure applications meet your business needs. Unfortunately, software testing is often underfunded -- so how are successful organizations balancing budgets with testing strategies?
Posted: 10 Mar 2014 | Published: 10 Mar 2014

AdvizeX Technologies

Solution Spotlight: Key Opportunities and Pitfalls on the Road to Continuous Delivery
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Continuous delivery is the automation of the software development and delivery cycle, and it offers a number of opportunities for organizations, including feature toggling, value analysis, and better quality. However, it also presents a number of challenges that must be overcome in order to reap those benefits.
Posted: 10 Mar 2014 | Published: 10 Mar 2014

IBM

Solution Spotlight: Accelerating Application Deployment With DevOps
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Bringing together development, testing and operations through DevOps can help organizations address software quality issues and application deployment challenges. This expert e-guide highlights the benefits of a DevOps approach and offers advice on how to implement a DevOps strategy,
Posted: 10 Mar 2014 | Published: 10 Mar 2014

IBM

Solution Spotlight: Gaining Effective Productivity In Release Management
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: "Developers are always surprised when they see how [poorly] their applications perform under load," said J.P. Jackson, a project manager for the State of Michigan. Too often, performance testing happens after the fact, in response to user complaints that the software runs too slowly. So how can this be avoided?
Posted: 10 Mar 2014 | Published: 10 Mar 2014

IBM

Assuring Software Security Through Testing
sponsored by (ISC)2 UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers key recommendations for software developers to test for quality and security assurance before releasing products to the market.
Posted: 25 Feb 2014 | Published: 25 Feb 2014

(ISC)2 UK Ltd

Analyst report: A Forrester Total Economic Impact Study - IBM Rational solution for Collaborative Lifecycle Management (June 2013)
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This informative Forrester report explores the economic impact and ROI of a collaborative lifecycle management tool that improves software quality and delivery. Read now to learn how this technology encourages collaboration between software development and deployment teams, and explore the cost, benefits, and risk of deploying this toolset.
Posted: 21 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

IBM

Market Snapshotâ„¢ Report: Service Virtualization
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Increasing customer and business demands are forcing organizations to rethink the way they develop and delivery business-critical applications. One of the most innovative strategies developed to streamline application delivery is service virtualization, which reduces constraints that impact cost, quality, and schedule.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 11 Dec 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Graduate from Load Testing to Performance Engineering
sponsored by Compuware
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore the role of load testing in the past and the current state of load test practices. Also, discover how a new technology brings full automation to load testing, and can help you fill the gaps in current test automation procedures.
Posted: 29 Jan 2014 | Published: 25 Oct 2013

Compuware

Best Practices for Working Together to Achieve Software Quality
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: View this expert e-guide to find out why ALM consultant Howard Deiner says "a lot of DevOps teamwork should happen in the cusp right before deployment" and explore DevOps tactics for working together to achieve and maintain software quality.
Posted: 10 Jan 2014 | Published: 10 Jan 2014

CA Technologies.

Efficient Release Management with Testing Automation
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide from searchSoftwareQuality.com, learn why "You can't manually test your way into quality code. You have to bake the testing into the code while the code is still cooking to make it work." Read now to discover best practices in utilizing test automation to keep costs low and quality high.
Posted: 10 Jan 2014 | Published: 10 Jan 2014

CA Technologies.

How to Implement Continuous Testing for Optimal Mobile Performance
sponsored by SOASTA, Inc
WEBCAST: This on-demand webcast discusses how to implement continuous testing in order to optimize mobile performance, and takes an inside look at the technologies and tools fueling mobile testing success.
Posted: 06 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Dec 11, 2013

SOASTA, Inc

10 Ways You Can Improve Web App Performance
sponsored by SOASTA, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This resource counts down 10 issues that development and testing teams should consider in order to derive maximum performance from their Web applications.
Posted: 06 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

SOASTA, Inc

Accelerate the Software Development Lifecycle
sponsored by Parasoft Corporation
WEBCAST: Access the following web presentation to uncover expert tips and tricks to leverage service virtualization to accelerate the SDLC. Discover how you can easily implement these techniques and more to gain data acceleration benefits but more importantly, how you can improve software deliverables.
Posted: 03 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Jan 3, 2014

Parasoft Corporation

Driving Business Optimization with End-to-End Performance Testing
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
ANALYST REPORT: In this comprehensive IDC report, explore the role that performance testing can play in overall application lifecycle management (ALM), security, resource, and demand management. Learn what makes a solid performance testing framework and discover a successful path to performance testing.
Posted: 31 Dec 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Testing Doesn't Raise Barriers, It Eliminates Them
sponsored by CSC
WHITE PAPER: Did you know the cost to fix bugs after an application release can be 30 to 40 times more than for defects identified during development? Since it's a key consideration for developers to release applications quickly, it may seem like adding more testing could slow down the process -- but that couldn't be farther from the truth.
Posted: 12 Dec 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

CSC

Software Quality and Testing Best Practices
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: DevOps and Agile essentially have the same motto: to deliver code more quickly, more cheaply, more frequently, and with greater reliability. In this e-guide, hear from Agile expert Lisa Crispin as she offers tips on how Agile techniques can help improve software testing strategies. Also, learn how to tackle three problem areas in DevOps adoption.
Posted: 03 Dec 2013 | Published: 03 Dec 2013

IBM

Capgemini and Sogeti - World Quality Report 2013-2014
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this World Quality Report from Capgemini, Sogheti, and HP, explore the current state of application quality and testing practices among businesses around the globe. Discover how successful companies are adjusting testing and QA methods to accommodate Agile, cloud, and mobile trends
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Application Lifecycle Management - Interactive Guide
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EBOOK: Access this 56-page interactive e-book to explore tools, tips, and technologies that will help get your application lifecycle management (ALM) strategy on track. View now to learn about the features, functions, and benefits of these tools, as well as explore customer use cases.
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 22 Nov 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Moving to DevOps Speeds Deployment and Boosts ROI
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: This essential e-guide highlights the benefits of a DevOps approach and explores how businesses can successfully integrate their teams to increase collaboration, streamline testing processes and reduce risks.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013

IBM

Using DevOps Approaches for Pre-release and Production Software Quality
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: or some organizations, post-release HD ticket volume is 50% of the annual total! Unfortunately, this is often because development and operations teams fail to work together before a software release. In this e-guide, learn how  DevOps approach can help remedy those issues.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013

IBM

Open Grid Europe is open to new approaches for IT training
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
CASE STUDY: In this brief case study, learn how Open Grid Europe leveraged e-learning software that enabled rapid and flexible creation of electronic, interactive manuals and software documentation for their employees. Discover the benefits Open Grid experiences thanks to this e-learning program and their new ALM software by reading now.
Posted: 12 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Making DevOps Real for System z
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: View this resource for an interview with Hayden Lindsey, vice president and Distinguished Engineer of IBM Rational Software. Find out what this DevOps expert has to say about implementing an enterprise-wide DevOps initiative and how DevOps is accelerating the delivery of mobile and cloud solutions across distributed and mainframe platforms.
Posted: 08 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

IBM

Composite applications - Break the delivery logjam with HP Service Virtualization
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes a look at service virtualization, and how it can speed application development by replicating unavailable components, and improve quality control with multiple scenario testing.
Posted: 07 Nov 2013 | Published: 03 Dec 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company
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SOFTWARE QUALITY ASSURANCE DEFINITION (continued): …  projects. It includes a description of this assessment process, a model for performing an assessment, a description of tools that may be used as part of the assessment process and a discussion of factors that contribute to the success of such an assessment. ISO/IEC make reference to more specific standards but do not set them out. The SPICE standard seeks to describe the preferred order in which activities should occur in a software development project, with particular emphasis on an organization's management and process definition structures. The ultimate goal of ISO/IEC 15504 is to achieve process … 
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