Methods & Tools Software Development Magazine

Software Development Magazine - Project Management, Programming, Software Testing

 

Methods & Tools - Text Edition - December 2011


=== Sponsor ===

Better Test Management

Testuff is software testing tools vendor. We are creating better tools and services for the software quality assurance community. Our flag product - Testuff Test management Solution - is a comprehensive SaaS based tool. It is intuitive, easy to use and a "no training required" type of service. At the same time it is an end-to-end solution with all features included. This great solution includes: Requirements management, test cases, test planning and execution, defect reporting, video recorder and player, time management, integration to all bug trackers and automation tools and much more.

Try Testuff now free for 30 days.

*** News ***

M&T Industry Press Releases Channel

Follow press releases from software development tools vendors

Software Development News Aggregator

Follow and support Methods & Tools on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook

Help Methods & Tools: suggest your colleagues and friends to get a free subscription

=== Sponsor ===

The Principles Of Project Management

Every project you manage will be unique. Scope, budgets, team dynamics, and timeframes will differ. As a project manager, the most important factor in achieving project success will be your understanding of 'The Principles Of Project Management'. This book will show you that project management isn't rocket science. Receive Your Complimentary eBook NOW! (registration required)

*** Numbers ***

Software Testing Training Survey

Our current poll: How many weeks of training on software testing have you completed in your professional life? Go to our web site to participate and to see intermediate results.

*** Jobs ***

Featured Jobs

Senior Quality Engineer, Rackspace , San Antonio, TX

Senior Productivity Expert, Hansoft, Uppsala, Sweden

Developer Evangelist, Assembla LLC, Needham, MA


Find more than 210 developer, project manager and software tester jobs on SoftDevJobs.coms

Posting of jobs is free. If your company is recruiting in the software development field, do not hesitate to use this board. Get them featured in this newsletter for only $95

*** Linkopedia ***

Software Linkopedia December 2011

Web Site: Selenium Tutorial

Blog: Please help Jenkins pay the project expense

Blog: Create the Place Where You Long to Belong

Article: The End of Projects: Moving Toward Evidence-Based Software Investment

Article: NoSQL Databases and Node.js

Article: Unit Testing in Java: A Sleeping Snail

Article: Develop applications using a collaborative, user-centric model

Article: But We Have These Distributed Folks

Tool: The Dart language

Tool: Glimpse – Debug your .NET server

Podcast: Distributed Scrum

Video: Functional Software Testing Tool Selection

Video: Scaled Agile Framework

Video: Java and NoSQL in the Real World

Video: How We Do Language Design at Microsoft

Find more interesting links on the software development directory, the software development tools directory, the software development articles directory, the software development blogs or the software development videos directory.

=== Sponsored Knowledge ===

As IT is moving to a Cloud infrastructure, learn how it impacts software development

Improve your tools for a better understanding of User Requirements

Scrum Expert - Resources for ScrumMasters, Product Owners and Agile Developers

*** Books ***

Specification by Example

This is a very good practice-oriented book that I would recommend to every person involved in software development projects, either on the developer or the customer side. Its biggest strength is the continuous referral to actual situations experienced by the surveyed project teams. I donít think that you can read more than two or three pages without getting some of this material. The result is a very good balance between concept discussion and practical experience.

Read the complete review of Specification by Example

Reference: Specification by Example - How successful teams deliver the right software, Gojko Adzic, Manning, 249 pages, IBSN 978-1617290084

Get more details on this book or buy it on amazon.com
Get more details on this book or buy it on amazon.co.uk

*** Conferences ***

SCALE, January 20-22 2012, Los Angeles, USA

EclipseCon 2012 North America, March 26-29 2012, Reston, USA

Agile ALM Connect, March 26-29 2012, Reston, USA

ESE Conference, April 24-25 2012, Zurich, Switzerland

Gartner PPM and IT Governance Summit, 21-23 May 2012, National Harbor, USA

Find more software development conferences

*** Our News ***

Methods & Tools is looking for open source tools articles

Methods & Tools has introduced this year a tool section in its PDF issues. I am therefore looking for short (3-4 pages, screenshots included) presentations articles of open source software development tools like JUnit. If you are commiter to an open source project or working with such a tool and willing to present it to the readers of Methods & Tools, do not hesitate to contact me.


Methods & Tools Article Pipeline

In our future quarterly PDF issues, you will find articles on:
* Psychology of UX - Part 2
* Make Your Culture Work with Agile and Kanban
* How Software Architecture Learn
* Scrum Burndown Charts
* UML Best Practices
* The Most Popular Collaborative Models for Requirements
* MVP Foundations for Your GWT Application
* Just Enough Architecture: The Risk-Driven Model
* Testing ASP.NET
* Evaluation of Open Source Components
* Acceptance Testing in Scrum
* CUBRID Tool
* Scala Build Tool
* Cucumber Tool
* Chili Tool
* Scrum-IT Tool
* Sureassert Tool
* Guarana Tool

 
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
November 2009
October 2009
August 2009
May 2009
April 2009
February 2009
January 2009
November 2008
October 2008
August 2008
May 2008
April 2008
February 2008
January 2008
November 2007
October 2007
August 2007
May 2007
April 2007
February 2007
January 2007
November 2006
October 2006
August 2006
May 2006
April 2006
February 2006
January 2006
November 2005
October 2005
August 2005
May 2005
April 2005
February 2005
January 2005
November 2004
October 2004
August 2004
May 2004
April 2004
February 2004
January 2004
November 2003
October 2003
August 2003
May 2003
April 2003
February 2003
January 2003
November 2002
October 2002
May 2002
April 2002
February 2002
January 2002
November 2001
October 2001
May 2001
April 2001
February 2001
January 2001
Winter 2000
Fall 2000

Software Testing
Magazine


The Scrum Expert