• Market trends

    Research and innovations: How to better align projects with industry

    by  • August 10, 2015 • Market trends, Software Testing & QA • 0 Comments

    U-Qasar is now being evaluated by three software companies. This is after the project plan we prepared long time ago. Somebody at these companies got interested on the idea of trying new SQA solutions and joined the research consortium. When trying to evaluate whether, and why, these companies will continue using U-Qasar or not...

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    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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    Test Management eats itself (Part III of SQA Tool Series)

    by  • February 26, 2015 • Market trends, Quality assurance market, Quality assurance trends, Series of SaaS Tools for Software Development, Software Testing & QA, Tools • 1 Comment

    The previous post on this SQA tools series delved in Application Life-Cycle Management tools. This post will review the next link in the SQA chain, the test management tools. As in the rest of these series, we are only looking at those options that are available as SaaS. This time the analysis will mostly...

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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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    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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    Open systems and software ecosystem

    by  • September 10, 2013 • Market trends, Software engineering

    Software ecosystems is a recent paradigm within the domain of software engineering, referring to a networked community of organizations or actors, which base their relations to each other on a common interest in the development and use of a central software technology. Some other definitions of this emerging concept have been proposed, for example...

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