Software Development Methodologies Reports

Effective ALM Planning; How to Appoint a New Management Team
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: Proper application lifecycle management (ALM) planning and the appointment of a change and configuration team can help align business goals with application development goals, explain concepts to management, and improve quality. In this e-book, readers will learn keys to ALM planning and effective ways to introduce ALM to the organization.
Posted: 28 Nov 2011 | Published: 07 Nov 2011

IBM

Exploring ALM’s future: The impact of Agile, interoperability and price
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Agile development and customers who are demanding better interoperability and simpler, lower-priced solutions are changing the application lifecycle management (ALM) market. Read this expert e-guide to find out where the ALM market is headed.
Posted: 28 Nov 2011 | Published: 07 Nov 2011

IBM

Q&A: Advice on Getting Started/ Using Reports; SDLC vs. ALM
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: This application lifecycle management (ALM) Q&A with SearchSoftwareQuality.com Editor-in-Chief Yvette Francino covers ALM adoption best practices, advice on using reports and measuring productivity, the subtleties of CMMI, SDLC and ALM, and more.
Posted: 28 Nov 2011 | Published: 07 Nov 2011

IBM

Change control councils for successful software releases
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Proper application lifecycle management (ALM) planning and the appointment of a change and configuration team can help align business goals with development goals, explain concepts to management, and improve quality throughout the lifecycle. In this e-book, readers will learn best practices for a timely, organized and strong product release.
Posted: 23 Nov 2011 | Published: 07 Nov 2011

IBM

Applying agile and lean principles to the governance of software and systems development
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper presents eighteen best practices for leaner, more agile software development project governance.
Posted: 23 Nov 2011 | Published: 22 Nov 2011

IBM

eGuide: Agile Testing in the Cloud
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: For test teams in some application development shops, cloud computing has broken down many of the limitations caused by testing on internal resources. This expert e-guide will cover how to use the cloud for improved Agile testing and how this move to the cloud may help conquer internal limitations.
Posted: 21 Nov 2011 | Published: 16 Nov 2011

IBM

eGuide: Tips for successful ALM Management
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, readers will learn best practices to achieve successful application lifecycle management (ALM) including: Tips for an end-to-end software development and delivery process, steps for kicking off ALM management, and expert advice for ALM challenges.
Posted: 14 Nov 2011 | Published: 10 Oct 2011

IBM

5 things your Development Teams should be doing now
sponsored by CollabNet
WHITE PAPER: In this ever-changing world of software development, it's critical to keep up with technologies, methodologies and trends. In this paper, find five tested and proven software development practices your team should be utilizing to accelerate software delivery.
Posted: 11 Nov 2011 | Published: 08 Nov 2011

CollabNet

eBook: Delivering business value with ALM: Business changes and impact
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: As application lifecycle management (ALM) continues to evolve and agile development becomes more the norm, industry experts expect the silos between departments to begin disappearing and job descriptions to change for IT professionals. In this e-book, readers will learn the future of ALM and its impact on both software professionals and customers.
Posted: 07 Nov 2011 | Published: 07 Nov 2011

IBM

eBook: ALM Trends: Requirements and the role of business analysts
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: Agile organizations look for ways to overcome obstacles associated with requirements management. These two tip guides look at trends in requirements management tools and the changing role of the business analyst.
Posted: 04 Nov 2011 | Published: 04 Nov 2011

IBM

Scaling Agile eBook: Beating challenges in large-scale Agile development for enterprise applications
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: In this e-book, experts deliver advice on handling many of the problems that result from working with enterprise-scale projects in an agile environment.
Posted: 04 Nov 2011 | Published: 04 Nov 2011

IBM

Agile eBook: Agile development practices withstand the test of time
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: It’s been 10 years since the Agile Manifesto was first crafted, but the principles remain the same. In these two tips, Agile expert Chris McMahon talks about early experiences with Agile development and how the lessons still apply today.
Posted: 04 Nov 2011 | Published: 04 Nov 2011

IBM

Agile ALM Q & A
sponsored by Arrow and HP
EGUIDE: From this interview with Michael Hüttermann, readers will learn how software configuration management (SCM) ties in with application lifecycle management (ALM) tools, what exactly constitutes an agile ALM tool, what automation means in an agile ALM context, and finally, tradeoffs between flexibility and configurability.
Posted: 01 Nov 2011 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

Arrow and HP

CollabNet Success Story: Red Gate Software
sponsored by CollabNet
WHITE PAPER: In order to maximize the benefits of a Scrum framework, software development teams need the right tools. Read this case study to find out how Red Gate Software implemented Scrum tools that gave them a shared framework and vocabulary, and improved transparency.
Posted: 14 Oct 2011 | Published: 13 Oct 2011

CollabNet

The Keys To Distributed & Agile Application Development
sponsored by CollabNet
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will highlight solutions for application development in globally dispersed organizations. Insights and strategies for maximizing efficiencies in a distributed environment will be presented, along with best practices.
Posted: 12 Oct 2011 | Published: 11 Oct 2011

CollabNet

Reinforcing Agile Software Development in the Cloud
sponsored by CollabNet
WHITE PAPER: This paper details how the cloud can help organizations accelerate their adoption to Agile software development, and more quickly and cost-effectively realize Agile’s numerous business benefits.
Posted: 12 Oct 2011 | Published: 11 Oct 2011

CollabNet

SearchSoftwareQuality.com eBook: Best practices for ALM portfolio management
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: Read this e-book to learn software development best practices concerning portfolio management, Agile application lifecycle management (ALM), and project and portfolio management (PPM).
Posted: 26 Sep 2011 | Published: 01 Sep 2011

IBM

SearchSoftwareQuality.com Expert Tip Guide: Best practices for embedded software development and CI
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Read this expert Tip Guide for workable, profitable embedded software development best practices.
Posted: 20 Sep 2011 | Published: 01 Sep 2011

IBM

Requirements engineering solutions for developing smarter products
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Companies developing complex product offerings need to make sure that all components work together to deliver the desired result. Download the paper to learn how IBM Rational solutions can help companies achieve these results.
Posted: 02 Sep 2011 | Published: 02 Sep 2011

IBM

Delivering high quality applications faster with reduced risk & cost
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Improve time to value and quality by reducing rework and cost through faster stakeholder consensus, increased productivity, better process automation, and anytime-anywhere decision support for application software. Download the paper for more information on delivering high quality applications faster with reduced risk & cost.
Posted: 02 Sep 2011 | Published: 02 Sep 2011

IBM

Analyst: Gartner Report - Magic Quadrant for Integrated Quality Suite
sponsored by IBM
ANALYST REPORT: According to Gartner, vendors must demonstrate both "completeness of vision" and an "ability to execute" to be evaluated as a leader. Gartner's 2011 Magic Quadrant for Integrated Software Quality Suites evaluates IBM as a leader. Read the report to learn more.
Posted: 02 Sep 2011 | Published: 02 Sep 2011

IBM

Managing Change in Agile Development
sponsored by HP Software
EGUIDE: Read this expert e-guide, compiled by SearchSoftwareQuality.com, to learn how to successfully manage change in agile development. Inside, discover how to automate change management while using agile practices, as well as eight tips to drive the adoption agile development.
Posted: 15 Aug 2011 | Published: 15 Aug 2011

HP Software

A Cloud Computing E-Book: Re-make or Re-model?
sponsored by Salesforce.com
EBOOK: The upsurge in cloud computing presents development teams with challenges that may require them to rethink established ways of building applications. Read this SearchSOA.com E-Book to get an overview of issues and strategies surrounding application development in the cloud.
Posted: 05 Aug 2011 | Published: 05 Aug 2011

Salesforce.com

Business Case for Value Realization During ImplementationDelivering Projects on Time, on Budget, and on Value
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper makes the case for using value realization practices in conjunction with traditional project management.
Posted: 29 Jul 2011 | Published: 29 Jul 2011

SAP America, Inc.

The Scrum Reference Card
sponsored by CollabNet
WHITE PAPER: This document, written by thought leader and certified CollabNet Scrum trainer and coach Michael James, condenses the essence of Scrum into 6 pages. It's a must read for agile enthusiasts and anyone who wants to learn more about Scrum.
Posted: 14 Jul 2011 | Published: 14 Jul 2011

CollabNet