A vast majority of daily practitioners of Continuous Integration don't
really understand it. This is a bold statement, I know. But it is not
0 replies - 11396 views - 09/27/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in News
This is sad. No, it's not sad, it's sick. I'm looking for ideas and
clear thinking about secure software maintenance. But I can't find
anything beyond a...
0 replies - 5349 views - 09/27/11 by Jim Bird in News
This is the first of several posts in which I’d like to share some of
the things we decided throughout 14 sprint retrospective. Some of them
2 replies - 2916 views - 09/26/11 by Dennis Doomen in News
Folks like to claim that unit testing absolutely requires each class be
tested in isolation using mocks for all dependencies. This is a noble
4 replies - 10871 views - 09/24/11 by Steven Lott in News
You’ve most probably been there: To win that one ueber-important
client, your friendly sales rep sells the farm and his grandmother (well
2 replies - 4278 views - 09/22/11 by Matthias Marschall in News
Continuous delivery is one of the exciting new trends in software development...
1 replies - 3628 views - 09/21/11 by Jim Highsmith in News
Technical debt is usually perceived as a measure of expediency.
Source: JulesH, Wikipedia, A control flow graph of a simple function
borrow a little...
1 replies - 7691 views - 09/19/11 by Israel Gat in News
At the first devopsdays in Ghent 2009 we were extremely lucky to have Lindsay Holmwood present.
I had to skip the first devopsdays downunder. So I was...
0 replies - 6401 views - 09/16/11 by Patrick Debois in News
Before starting with FreeAgent I decided I should spend a
bit more time with Ruby and set about building something I’d been
0 replies - 7524 views - 09/12/11 by Gareth Rushgrove in News
One of the benefits of working on a startup project of which I am the owner is that I can do things the way I want to.
One of the things I was keen to try out...
2 replies - 6426 views - 09/11/11 by Wille Faler in News
I was asked a good question by a colleague a couple of days ago.
On p419 of my book
Jez and I show and I describe a “Configuration and Release Management...
0 replies - 6968 views - 09/09/11 by Dave Farley in News
Over the last few years I’ve followed a build versioning strategy of the following format:
<Major Version>.<Release Version>.<Patch...
2 replies - 9071 views - 09/07/11 by James Betteley in News
Imagine an ant working at the top of a mountain. Next to it, there’s a
sluice of melt water running and, at that moment, the ant removes a tiny
3 replies - 8141 views - 09/01/11 by Daniel Ackerson in News
I think that
the reason that agile development works is because it is the
application of the scientific method to software development.
1 replies - 5517 views - 08/31/11 by Dave Farley in News
In the past year or so, I've spent more time than not trying to
find really good "agile testers" to hire. In this search, I have also
4 replies - 9043 views - 08/30/11 by Dawn Cannan in News
There has been some discussion recently on the Zend Framework mailing
list around release cycles. I proposed a release cycle of six months
1 replies - 6223 views - 08/28/11 by Bradley Holt in News
Bridging the Gap Between Dev and Ops Teams: UrbanCode Releases UrbanDeploy for General Availability
While the debate still rages on about "What is...
0 replies - 11353 views - 08/25/11 by Eric Minick in Announcements
So let’s say you’re interested in Behaviour-Driven Development testing of your iPhone projects. But there isn’t anything to help out Objective-C like all...
0 replies - 4427 views - 08/25/11 by Alex Curylo in News
Given that most of us will spend most of our careers maintaining and
supporting software and not building something new from scratch, there
is a surprising...
3 replies - 12947 views - 08/25/11 by Jim Bird in News
As you would expect, the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) topic was brought up in the devops day
held in 2010 in a LinkedIn facility in...
1 replies - 4906 views - 08/23/11 by Israel Gat in News