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AppDynamics recently announced our summer release that builds upon our history of delivering game changing functionality and innovations in application performance management.  In our latest version, we’ve added many features that cater to operations-focused professionals, let’s take a...
Topics Range from APIs to Digital Transformation GLENS FALLS NY AND FREMONT CA, July 24, 2014 – Intellyx and EITAGlobal today announced that they are jointly […]
Integration of social code review and defect prevention testing boosts code quality while shortening software release cycles Key Points:Technology from Parasoft and Perforce enables joint customers to improve code quality early in the development processQuality tests can now be perform...
My five months with EnterpriseWeb have run their course, and I’m returning to the world of advisory, analysis, and architecture training with my new company, Intellyx, […]
Noel Wurst: Hello, this is Noel Wurst with Skytap, and I am speaking today with Wayne Ariola, who is the chief strategy officer at Parasoft. Wayne, how are you doing today? Wayne Ariola: Fantastic, thank you. Noel Wurst: So, I wanted to speak with Wayne because Wayne is helping orga...
On the heels of the new release date for SQL Server 2014 RTM, SQL Server Data Tools' (SSDT) availability was announced two days ago. It is fully compatible with SQL Server 2014.Apart from bug fixes in the previous version, the following are the enhancements:Static code analysis extensi...
When applications crash due to a code quality issues, the common question is, "How could those experts have missed that?" The problem is, most people imagine software development as a room full of developers, keyboards clacking away with green, Matrix-esque code filling up the screen a...
By Bob GourleyHP Enterprise Security Solutions to help 33 U.S. government agencies prevent network and system vulnerabilities PALO ALTO, Calif. — HP today announced the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has awarded the company a cybersecurity contract worth up to $32.4 million...
Agile software development is a streamlined, transparent process with speed built into each step. It’s so focused on speed, in fact, that developers call what they can successfully accomplish in a two week sprint their ‘velocity.’ But while Agile development teams do incorporate unit t...
By Jason Schadewald (Product Manager, Parasoft) and Adam Trujillo (Technical Writer, Parasoft) According to technology research firm Gartner, the SaaS market was worth $14.5 billion in 2012 and expected to reach $22.1 billion by 2015. The rapid growth Gartner identifies should come as...
Static analysis, unit testing, and specific safety-critical compliance initiatives (DO-178C, ISO 26262, MISRA 2012, FDA, etc.) topped the list of Parasoft's most-requested embedded testing resources of 2013.  Getting Down to Business: Leveraging the Right Static Analysis [AR...
Static analysis, unit testing, and specific safety-critical compliance initiatives (DO-178C, ISO 26262, MISRA 2012, FDA, etc.) topped the list of Parasoft's most-requested embedded testing resources of 2013. 
In 2013, Parasoft noticed 2 trends in Development Testing resource access. At the technical level, interest spanned a broad spectrum of development testing practices (static analysis, secure application development practices, unit testing, etc.). At the same time, development leaders a...
In 2013, Parasoft noticed 2 trends in Development Testing resource access. At the technical level, interest spanned a broad spectrum of development testing practices (static analysis, secure application development practices, unit testing, etc.). At the same time, development leaders a...
The ever-growing cost to maintain systems continues to crush IT organizations, robbing their ability to fund innovation while increasing risks across the organization. The cost of maintaining a software system is directly proportional to the size and complexity of the system. Therefore...
The standard software quality activities defined by IEEE, such as verification and validation, are integrated into the software development cycle. We see dedicated SQA roles and resources in major organizations. Also, many multi-national companies are pushing to have a central team dri...
A dangerous environment, an unknown frontier, a lack of resources, the pursuit of something greater than themselves—yes, software development teams face some great challenges while aspiring to achieve prodigious goals that (they hope) will benefit the organization for years to c...
Nearly 300 high-level programming languages have been developed during the last decade.One can only nod when reading this quote: indeed there's hardly a month without a new language being announced. The fun part is that it's the opening sentence of "A Guide to PL/I", printed in 1969! C...
Wipro, a leading provider of IT services to Global 1000 companies, has always emphasized the high quality of its code. The Bangalore-based company maintains software standards that often are far more rigorous than those that its clients have previously experienced or presently demand. ...
By Jason Schadewald, Product Manager at Parasoft All businesses want (or should want) to reduce risks associated with software development. But for businesses that serve the safety-critical and financial industries, risk needs to be eliminated where possible and minimized in all other ...
By Jason Schadewald, Product Manager at Parasoft Following up on the overview of the business benefits of Development Testing, let's take a closer look at how Development Testing reduces software development costs through:  Elimination of Rework  Reduced Technical...
By Jason Schadewald, Product Manager at Parasoft Developers Making Business Decisions A surprising number of high-risk software defects are 100% preventable. The problem is that many corporate executives don’t know it, allowing one of the most strategic groups in the organization to o...
Increasing Productivity and Quality in Mission-Critical Software Thales Italia boasts a solid portfolio of products and technologies destined for both civil and military markets. They offer technological solutions that address the security and transportation industries (with expertise ...
Recently, there have been an increasing number of cloud-based static code quality analysis tools, or should I say services. A few that I’ve been watching include: Code Climate consolidates the results from a suite of Ruby static analysis tools into a real-time report, giving teams the...
Service virtualization undeniably benefits the development process, but it can be both a blessing and a curse for developers. Minimizing the burden that "shift left" can place on developers is key to achieving maximum acceleration of delivery cycles. Service Virtualization's Shift Lef...
You know those conversations that you have more times than you can count? Well, I recently had one of those at Design West with a very bright software engineer. This poor guy had a number of experiences with static analysis tools that left him with the “compiler warning equivalence” im...
On Friday, 16 December, Michael Howard hosted a webinar for FedCyber on the Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle (SDL), Howard is Microsoft’s Principal Security Architect with nearly 20 years of experience in the field and literally wrote the book on SDL, a topic that keeps growing...