• Application Life-cycle Management (ALM)

    Impact of SQA and U-Qasar in your company

    by  • June 12, 2015 • Application Life-cycle Management (ALM), Market trends, Quality assurance market, Software quality • 0 Comments

    The economic impact of software is certainly dependant in the quality of it. Companies developing software spend a lot of effort maintaining the software and removing errors and problems during the lifecycle of software. For companies using software, they have got so dependant on it that outages due to software errors can lead to...

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    ALM eats itself (Part II of SQA tools series)

    by  • February 19, 2015 • Agile Software Development, Application Life-cycle Management (ALM), Market trends, Series of SaaS Tools for Software Development, Software development, Software Testing & QA, Tools, Visualization • 0 Comments

    This is the second post on the SQA tools series. Part I is already published. In this series we are focusing on SaaS tools, and this post is about Application Life-cycle Management (ALM) tools that can be used by monthly or yearly fees. In our frenzied Google searches we may have left some ALM’s...

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    SaaS and SQA event in Bremen

    by  • February 13, 2015 • Application Life-cycle Management (ALM), Event, Quality assurance market, Software Testing & QA, Tools • 0 Comments

    U-QASAR is organizing a 2.5h seminar about SaaS and SQA in Bremen on the 25th of February (9.30AM). It would be a great opportunity to see what new SaaS tools are in the SQA field. What makes it more exciting for us is that we will be presenting the U-QASAR platform prototype to a real audience...

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    Software development eats itself (Part I of SQA tools series)

    by  • February 5, 2015 • Agile Software Development, Application Life-cycle Management (ALM), Quality assurance market, Quality assurance trends, Series of SaaS Tools for Software Development, Software development, Software Testing & QA, Tools • 0 Comments

    This week we start a series of posts on software tools for managing software development and assuring software quality. Application life-cycle management (ALM), team management, testing management, automated and manual testing creation, security testing, load testing,… All this areas are ripen for new tools, and tools keep appearing. This results in a big messmesh of...

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    The promise of a new software engineering and SQA

    by  • December 8, 2014 • Agile Software Development, Application Life-cycle Management (ALM), Market trends, Methods, Software engineering • 0 Comments

    For some time now, Ivar Jacobson and his colleagues at SEMAT have been developing what they call Essence. Essence is a set of language and idioms used to describe software engineering practices and methods. It also consists of the “kernel for software engineering”. In a new article published at ACM QUEUE magazine, they claim that...

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    What functionalities does your ALM tool provide

    by  • August 12, 2013 • Application Life-cycle Management (ALM), Quality assurance trends, Software development, Tools

    Application Life-cycle Management (ALM) is a rather new term indicating a clearer focus on coordinating the total life-cycle of developing a software product or solution beyond core software development tasks. Kaariainen and Valimaki (2009) has defined ALM as “the coordination of activities and the management of artifacts (e.g. requirements, source code, test cases) during...

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