Methods & Tools Software Development Magazine

Software Development Magazine - Project Management, Programming, Software Testing

 

Methods & Tools - Text Edition - June 2010


=== Sponsor ===

Oracle Magazine

Published bimonthly and distributed to more than 550,000 of the top IT managers, database administrators, and developers, Oracle Magazine contains technology strategy articles, sample code, tips, Oracle and partner news, how to articles for developers and DBAs, and more. Request Your Complimentary Magazine NOW! (registration required)

*** News ***

Jazoon Conference Reports

Methods & Tools is the media sponsor of Jazoon, a major Java event located in Zurich, Switzerland. You will find below my reports on some of the interesting things that I heard.

97 Things Every Programmer Should Know by Kevlin Henney

Total Cost of Ownership and Return on Investment by Ken Schwaber

Java SE and SDK 7 + Java and Flex Talks

Value of Objects and Maven 3.0 Talks


M&T Industry Press Releases Channel

Follow press releases from software development tools vendors

SoftDevNews: aggregrating software development news RSS feeds

Follow Methods & Tools on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook

=== Sponsor ===

Introduction to Software Development

This 380 page eBook "Introduction to Software Development" is designed for IT specialists and developers that are starting their way in the free software development universe. Free Software is developed with specific collaboration techniques and tools that engage and enable world-wide communities. Professionals need to handle different programming techniques, languages and develop specific workgroup skills. This eBook also introduces information about collaborative and distributed work commonly known as "the bazaar model".

Receive Your Complimentary eBook NOW! (registration required)

*** Numbers ***

Continuous Usage Poll

The current M&T poll is asking: Do you use a tool for continuous integration (automated build and unit testing)? Go to our web site to participate and to see intermediate results.

*** Jobs ***

Featured Jobs

Java Software Engineer-Capital Mkts, Confidential, Boston , MA

IT Systems Specialist, Greenpeace, Washington, DC


Find more than 180 software development 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 ***

Linkopedia June 2010

Web Site: 97 Things Every Programmer Should Know

Web Site: NoSQL Databases Portal

Humor: Geeks and Nerds

Blog: Confessions of a programmer: I hate code review

Blog: Architecture Review: Mock-Driven Three-Layer Architecture

Blog: Builds Are Complex So Choose Your Tools Wisely

Article: Evolutionary architecture and emergent design: Using DSLs

Article: Effective Retrospectives & Reviews

Tool: Gerrit Web based code review and project management for Git based projects

Tool: Instinct is a Behavior Driven Development (BDD) framework for Java

Video: Non-Functional Requirements: Do User Stories Really Help?

Video: How Mozilla uses Selenium

Video: Guiding Your Personal Life: Plan-Driven or Agile

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

=== Sponsors Links ===

Simply SQL is a practical step-by-step guide to writing SQL

Explore how businesses can implement best practices using strategy management software

Open Source Project Management Software Directory

(Registration may be required )

*** Books ***

Lean Agile Software Development

The goal of this book is to propose a vision of Agile software development that goes behind the current practices, more specifically Scrum, to integrate the principles of Lean development. Read More

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 ***

Iqnite Geneva, June 15 2010, Geneva, Switzerland
Methods and Tools readers get discount of 15%. Simply use the code MT 2010.

Flex on Java eXchange, June 18 2010, London, UK

ShareConf, June 22-24 2010, Munich, Germany

Agile 2010 Conference, August 9-13 2010, Orlando, USA

Software Testing Analysis & Review Conference, September 26—October 1 2010, San Diego, USA

iPhone/iPad DevCon, September 27-29 2010, San Diego, USA

Iqnite Nordic, September 29-30 2010, Stockholm, Sweden
Methods and Tools readers get discount of 15%. Simply use the code MT 2010.

Iqnite UK, October 4 2010, London, UK
Methods and Tools readers get discount of 15%. Simply use the code MT 2010.

Agile Business Conference 2010, October 5-6 2010, London, UK

Iqnite Austria, October 13 2010, Vienna, Austria
Methods and Tools readers get discount of 15%. Simply use the code MT 2010.

Lean Enterprise Software and Systems, October 17-20 2010, Helsinki, Finland

Pacific Northwest Software Quality Conference, October 18-20 2010, Portland, USA

SPTechCon, October 20-22 2010, Boston, USA

Iqnite Australia, October 26-27 2010, Sidney, Australia
Methods and Tools readers get discount of 15%. Simply use the code MT 2010.

iqnite South Africa, November 18, Johannesburg, South Africa
Methods and Tools readers get discount of 15%. Simply use the code MT 2010.

Find more conferences on SofDevConferences.com

*** Our News ***

New Sites Worth Visting

UML Unified Modeling Language Tools Directory
Scrum Articles Directory
Javascript Tutorials and Articles Directory


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 (JUnit for instance). 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 future issues, you will find articles on:
* Keyword Driven Testing
* Large Software Product Lines
* Core Protocols
* Distributed Agile
* Requirements Management
* Kanban
* Source Code Analysis
* Decomposition of Projects
* Creating Type Specific Data Libraries to Drive Test Automation
* Hudson Continuous Integration Tool
* Fitnesse Tool
* XText Tool
* Ant Tool

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