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Come see us at the 2017 Atlassian Summit! | Zephyr

The high powered and eagerly awaited <b>2017 Atlassian Summit</b> is taking place on September 11 to 14 at the San Jose Convention Center in California and …

Project Management

Are business agility and growth on your organization’s radar?

<i>Enterprises need to let teams find their own rhythms, but come together at critical junctures. To read more about how companies are scaling Agile</i> …

Agile Development

9 Essential Ingredients for Modern Enterprise Applications

Digital transformation. It’s the latest in a series of buzz phrases intended to describe how enterprises are embarking on top-to-bottom modernization …

How Businesses Stay Agile: The Art of Being Retrospective

The greatest use for agile in business is in changing how you tackle problems and projects. Rather than defining the whole project and setting a “way …

Project Management

How artificial intelligence will make its mark on the software testing world

Artificial intelligence is not only transforming the way we live; it is transforming how we work — especially in the software development world. …

Artificial Intelligence

Keep Technical Debt from Undermining Your Performance Testing

If you are unsure about the things you should be doing to control technical debt in your existing performance test suites, here are a few questions …

DevOps

7 Lessons Agile Can Teach Us about Leadership | Page 1

“But the Agile Manifesto is just for developers! Why are we covering it during a leadership workshop?”<p>This stance can be common, especially when …

Developing a Secure and Scalable Web Ecosystem at LinkedIn

Key Takeaways<p>Perform gap analyses when evaluating new technologies<br>• Continuous Deployment and Continuous Integration models can mitigate and prevent …

How Testers Can Start Thinking like Users

When it comes to what testers should focus on, people always say you have to think like a user. Aleksis Tulonen used to think he was good at doing …

Usability

Is security killing your digital transformation?

Hackers love traditional security. So do your competitors. Want to ruin their day? Forget what you know about how faster development increases risk. …

Cybersecurity

Your Agile Projects Need Continuous Feedback | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Rodney West, Senior Consultant and the Editorial Director at Isos Technology. Isos Technology is</i> …

Project Management

5 Principles for Using Agile Team Metrics Responsibly

With the transparency of agile and the granularity of team-based metrics, it's important to be responsible in how you use your measurements. There …

Project Management

Taking an Application-Oriented Approach to Cloud Adoption

Key Takeaways<p>An infrastructure-centric approach to cloud adoption won't generate the massive benefits you hope for.<br>• Don't be afraid to use first-party …

Industry Spotlight: Three disruptions to ALM — and how machine learning could help

Application delivery teams and the application lifecycle management tools they use are reaching a breaking point as they struggle to support …

Machine Learning

Test Coverage in the Age of Continuous Delivery

Test coverage is a strategy to help us spend scarce testing time on the right priorities. When things were tested last, how much automation coverage …

DevOps

AI and test management | Zephyr

There is a revolution today in how industries make decisions based on data mining. This revolution is happening in every industry, including retail, …

DevOps

Performance At Scale: Can JIRA handle 10 million issues? | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Stefanie Chernow, Content Manager at Valiantys. Valiantys is a partner of Zephyr and empowers</i> …

DevOps

AI and test management | Zephyr

There is a revolution today in how industries make decisions based on data mining. This revolution is happening in every industry, including retail, …

Project Management

Agile for the non-technical | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Rodney West, Senior Consultant and the Editorial Director at Isos Technology. Isos Technology is</i> …

Project Management

Common Continuous Delivery Challenges and How To Overcome Them | Zephyr

An agile process is any approach that promotes frequent interaction between an IT department and business users, and tries to regularly build, test …

5 Ways Agile Development Changed QA

Agile development practices were designed to help businesses get to market faster. Around the turn of the millennium, a now well-known group of …

DevOps

What are the key drivers to successful enterprise IoT development?

As IoT moves beyond pure data collection how do companies stay on top of this market and pull the most value from it?<p>We sat down recently with three IoT authorities from Nokia: Khamis Abulgubein, IoT market development for automotive and transportation; Lee L’Esperance, IoT business modeling and …

Internet of Things

How Agile, DevOps, and Continuous Integration Changed Software Architecture

For the longest time, software architecture was something you built, adapted to your team or situation, and left in place—the old “if it ain’t broke, …

DevOps

The next big cloud migration: Software development

Nearly every company today embraces cloud. According to the 2017 State of the Cloud Survey by Right Scale, 95 percent of organizations use cloud in …

Project Management

Recap: Atlassian Summit Europe 2017 | Zephyr

¡Gracias to everyone who visited our booth! The Atlassian Summit Europe 2017 was a blast and we can’t wait until the US Summit in our hometown, San …

Get enterprise test management with Zephyr | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Chris Bland, CEO of BDQ. BDQ is a partner of Zephyr and its data profiling product called BDQ</i> …

How manual exploratory testers find more bugs using service virtualization | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Wojciech Bulaty is a senior software developer at WB Software Consultancy. WB Software</i> …

Join Us at Europe Atlassian Summit 2017! | Zephyr

Hola and bienvenido! Save the date because we can’t wait to see you at the upcoming Europe Atlassian Summit 2017! Zephyr will be attending the event …

Splitting agile stories | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Rodney West, Senior Consultant and the Editorial Director at Isos Technology. Isos Technology is</i> …