Implementing Software Quality Assurance Best Practices

With software quality becoming a central topic shaping the professional discussion in various industries, knowledge about QA best practices is becoming more and more valuable. In a fast-advancing technology landscape, companies that are able to consistently develop high quality, reliable
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Risk Management in an Agile Environment

Managing risks is crucial in the development of safe and reliable products. Thoroughly identifying, analyzing, and controlling all the potential ways your product could fail (overall referred to as risk management) will increase the quality of any product, but is
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Managing Traceability in an Agile, Safety-critical Development Environment

Tracing requirements through test cases to released features is vital in the development of safety-critical end products and a key activity to help compliance with standards. Traceability helps ensure that all requirements are covered with features, and that there is
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SAFe 4.0: Implementing Enterprise Agile Using the Scaled Agile Framework – with Michael Stump of Scaled Agile Inc.

The adoption of Agile is spreading across various industries, in organizations of all sizes. However, most experts agree that scaling Agile for enterprise use is a challenge. SAFe®, the Scaled Agile Framework, was created to resolve this problem. SAFe® provides
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Evaluating & Selecting an ALM solution

Integrated Application Lifecycle Management platforms are becoming essential in software product development. Whether you’re working on standalone applications, embedded software for safety-critical or other devices, or IoT-connected ‘system of systems’ products, the importance of software is increasing. As a consequence,
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codeBeamer ALM xUnit Importer

Watch this video to learn how codeBeamer ALM supports automated testing via its Jenkins integration. The video helps you configure codeBeamer’s xUnit importer in Jenkins, thus ensuring data consistency in your automated testing efforts.
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ISO 14971: Medical Risk Management Best Practices

Risk management is of such vital importance in the development of medical devices that a separate standard was devised to ensure the adequacy of hazard reduction processes. ISO 14971, a standard titled Medical devices — Application of risk management to
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Migrating From a Fragmented Tool Environment to Integrated ALM

Using a mix of single-point software tools to aid development is common practice, even in the case of large global enterprises. However, software development teams see the drawbacks of this fragmented tool environment: limited traceability, data consistency problems, and less
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Agile Requirements Management Best Practices

The evolution of Agile, this increasingly popular modern software development framework, has been driven by the need to deliver better software solutions faster. In order to increase the value of software products, one must perfectly understand the problem they’re supposed
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Ovum: Investigating the Need for ALM

In early 2016, Ovum has recognized Intland Software’s codeBeamer ALM as a market leading ALM solution. In their report titled Ovum Decision Matrix: Selecting an Application Lifecycle Management Solution, 2016–17, the London-based consultancy firm writes “Ovum was impressed by Intland,
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