Software Development

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  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Engage your workforce with best-in-class HR software and solutions

    You know people make all the difference in a company. You need the right people to work on the right tasks that advance your business strategy. SuccessFactors, an SAP company with world-class technology under the hood, provides integrated cloud-based HR solutions that help engage, motivate, and retain employees. When...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Forrester Report: Software Must Enrich Your Brand

    Whether you realise it or not, software has become core to your business success. A perfect technology storm of mobile apps, connected products, social connections, data analytics, and cloud computing continually raises customer expectations for quality in every industry. Customers expect to interact with your products, services, and company —...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Research Report - DevOps: The Worst-Kept Secret to Winning in the Application Economy

    DevOps is a best practice for any enterprise trying to succeed in the application economy and successful practitioners report an increase in the availability of new software, higher quality apps and better collaboration. Download this report now to see the full results of this study and find out how to...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    How to Survive and Thrive in the Application Economy

    CA Technologies commissioned a global survey of 1,425 senior business executives to understand the impact the application economy is having on enterprises, and uncover the differences between those companies that are thriving (the “leaders”) and those who are struggling (the “laggards”). The application economy leaders experienced more than double the...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Ten Steps to Better Requirements Management

    Requirements definition and management is recognized as a necessary step for the successful delivery of systems and software projects; the discipline is also required by standards, regulations and quality improvement initiatives like Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI).

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    CIC Agile Case Study: European Embedded Technology Provider

    This case study examines the adoption of agile processes within a European embedded technology provider, focusing on the challenges encountered in deploying agile beyond beyond software development activities.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Agile Development – Why Requirements Matter

    This paper argues that requirements management can bring significant value to agile development in regulated IT and complex product development projects, and sets out the characteristics of an effective requirements management approach in an agile environment.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    TECH BRIEF: Why Digital Asset Management (DAM) is the Right Approach to Application Development

    Traditional models of infrastructure, application development, and deployment are changing to a more dynamic and extensible operating model. Legacy content management platforms were used only for storage, lifecycle management, sharing of content, and retrieving assets. While those needs haven’t gone away, organizations now recognize that the content they create and...

    Sponsored By Nuxeo

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    How four Citrix customers solved the Enterprise Mobility challenge

    Organisations must empower people to be productive anywhere, from any device, while fortifying information security. A complete enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution addresses apps and devices and keeps company data safe. Find out how customers across diverse industries put EMM to work.

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Your Powerful Cross-Architecture, Cross-OS Productivity Suite

    Choose your preferred IDE and develop apps with ease for mobile and client devices. Intel® Integrated Native Developer Experience (Intel® INDE) is a comprehensive set of tools and libraries to build, analyze, and debug Android and Windows apps. Now, you can quickly and easily create applications with native performance and...

    Sponsored By Intel Corporation

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Building Realtime Mobile Solutions with MQTT and IBM MessageSight

    MQ Telemetry Transport (MQTT) is a messaging protocol designed for the Internet of Things (IoT). It is lightweight enough to be supported by the smallest devices, yet robust enough to ensure that important messages get to their destinations every time. With MQTT devices such as energy meters, cars, trains, mobile...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Exposing and Managing Enterprise Services with IBM API Management

    This IBM® Redbooks® publication provides insight into what application programming interfaces (APIs) are and why they are important. It also provides insight into how to use IBM API Management to create, subscribe, and connect to APIs, how to secure and test APIs, and how to gain business value from APIs....

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Videos // Oct 2014

    Scaling Applications in IBM Bluemix

    You deployed your app with the Bluemix PaaS and it's gaining some serious traction, so it's time to make some tweaks. Did you design your application in a way that it can scale in the cloud? Were you even thinking about the cloud when you built the app? If not,...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Five Security considerations in the Mobile Age

    IBM® WebSphere® DataPower® appliances provide optimized, security-rich access to back-end services from mobile devices and desktops. Discover how to strengthen security in your mobile environment with DataPower. The paper covers five security considerations in the mobile age: Building and preparing for success. Planning for Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies,...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Integration Throughout and Beyond the Enterprise

    Throughout the history of the IT industry, integration has been an important part of most projects. Whether it is integration of transactions, data, or processes, each has challenges and associated patterns and anti patterns. In an age of mobile devices, social networks, and cloud services, and big data analytics, integration...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Web API Management - New Rules for a New Economy

    This 10-page eBook includes three short articles discussing how Web APIs and Web API Management are changing how organizations are competing in the marketplace as well as new approaches to growing revenue. Article highlights include: Externalizing the Enterprise Effective Executive Strategy with Web APIs A Guide to the Technical Execution...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    API Management is the SOA Renaissance

    API management is the SOA renaissance. Far from being an alternative to SOA, API management, in fact, builds upon and extends the reach of the fundamental principles of SOA. But if API management is an extension of SOA, then why do people say things like “SOA is yesterday’s news, APIs...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Oct 2014

    Case Study: Discovery Communications knows no boundaries with MobileIron solutions

    Discovery implemented a MobileIron enterprise mobility management (EMM) platform to enforce security policies across 2,000 iOS and Android devices, let employees complete HR and financial transactions through a secure mobile web browser, and remotely wipe corporate data from employee-owned devices after employees leave the company.

    Sponsored By MobileIron

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Truth revealed : The real DevOps story

    Smart businesses are seeing real business value out of their use of DevOps—better software quality, faster time to market, and increased revenue. What do they know that you don’t know? To discover the secrets behind the use of DevOps, research firm Vanson Bourne surveyed 1,300 senior IT decision-makers at enterprise...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • Analyst Briefings // Sep 2014

    Content Enabling the Mobile Workforce

    A short article by AIIM on social content management.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    A Guide to Performance Analysis When Using ViewONE Professional

    Best practices for identifying application performance issues

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Human Capital Management

    HR organizations around the world leverage the IBM ECM platform to manage content and processes associated with the employee lifecycle; promote efficient, consistent and accurate interaction and collaboration; and provide a unified view of structured and unstructured employee information.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Podcasts // Feb 2014

    TechViews - Deconstructing DevOps

    The TechViews programs will help to cut through the noise of the market and bring you real insights from thought leaders across the industry. 15 minute podcast on DevOps - What is it? Why use it? Listen now.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • Videos // Feb 2014

    Demo: Introducing CA LISA 7

    Learn how CA technologies LISA 7 application suite brings development and operations together for faster delivery and better results. In this brief demo you'll learn how LISA 7 supports the four C's of DevOps, these are; constraints free, continuous delivery, complete visibility and collaboration. Watch the demo now.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • Videos // Feb 2014

    Demo: CA Service Virtualization Overview

    Watch this short video on CA technologies service virtualization solution. Learn how in one simple environment you can run tests on how multiple APIs and programs will work and talk to one another simulating the behaviour of the chosen components in an application. Watch video now.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    What Smart Businesses Know About DevOps

    Smart companies use DevOps to speed the rollout and quality of new apps and services to market. See the findings from a survey of 1300 global IT leaders in this snack-sized infographic including the real benefits a good DevOps strategy can bring to your business.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    What is Changing in the World Today? - Cloud is the Growth Engine for Business

    As the speed of business has accelerated, driving the need for rapid business model changes, cloud is the engine driving business growth. Businesses are becoming increasingly service-based across core processes to stay competitive. Check this Infographic out and learn the IT cloud priorities for 2014.

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Nov 2014

    HotelsCombined.com grows from start-up to world leader

    This case study is exploring how HotelsCombined.com became the world leader in hotel price comparisons. Being a site “developed and born on the cloud” that attracts more than 25 million visitors a month who use the free service to compare hotel prices and make reservations. Download this case and learn...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Move beyond MDM with the leader in EFSS and EMM

    The enterprise mobility landscape has rapidly evolved beyond mobile device management (MDM) to enterprise mobility management (EMM). Now, mobile workspaces and end-user computing are receiving much of the attention as companies explore how a mobile enterprise can take competitive advantage to new levels. During this webinar we’ll discuss what’s next...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Get Control of Change

    In this strategy brief, get advice for maintaining control of the software development lifecycle with effective change and configuration management strategies. Learn why a "loose coupling" approach may be the best strategy.

    Provided By Micro Focus

  • Resource Center // Apr 2014

    HP Discover 2014, June 10-12, Las Vegas

    Join us at HP Discover 2014 for sessions on Cloud, Big Data, Security, Mobility and more. Share your ideas, sharpen your skills and learn the best tips in the industry from experts just like you. Whether it’s Cloud, Big Data, Security, Mobility or more – it’s all happening at HP...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Finding agility in the age of applications

    Bringing it all together: the complete application lifecycle. This white paper illustrates how Agile helps application teams deliver higher-quality software faster. Learn how Agile encourages collaboration between application and business teams. Assisting by providing software development and deployment solutions that are more closely aligned with business requirements and help to...

    Provided By Planit

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Review of HP Agile Manager by Planit

    When searching for an appropriate tool for Agile project work, look no further than HP Agile Manager. Agile Manager helps with projects that demand more technical testing and competency and coding and architecture that require a degree of understanding and significant automation capability. HP Agile Manager enables testers to view...

    Provided By Planit

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Embrace change with HP Agile Manager

    HP Agile Manager helps testers, developers and business analyst teams be adept in the face of complexity and change. The Agile platform offers a clean, intuitive web based interface with advanced visualisation. IT allows users visibility into project work using real-time, analytics and dashboards. Developers can freely choose to test...

    Provided By Planit

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    TechInsights Report: What Smart Businesses Know About DevOps

    The race for Apps is on. Many IT Executives and Development Managers know they must rapidly accelerate the pace of the business by speeding up application development, testing and deployment through continuous delivery and collaborative DevOps practices. This research paper will help IT leaders understand: * The wide range...

    Provided By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Octopus Deploy: The Benefits of Deployment Automation

    Agile software development methodologies have a focus on iterative, incremental development. The goal is to produce high-quality software with less waste, by delivering small increases in functionality to end-users frequently. Deployment is fundamental to agile software development, because deployment is the process by which software gets into the hands of...

    Provided By Octopus Deploy

  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    Vendor Landscape: Application Delivery Controllers

    Application Delivery Controller (ADC) solutions have become much more than simple load balancing. Before the ADC, server traffic load became too great for single servers to handle. The need for several servers, connected together as one, became a necessity to keep business applications running optimally. Read more to understand what’s...

    Provided By Barracuda Networks

  • eBooks // Aug 2013

    Content Marketing: Optimizing the Online Customer Experience

    Companies of all sizes have come to realize that content marketing via the web is critical to their success. The real challenge now is not only figuring out how to manage all the content required, but also dynamically getting the right content in front of the right customers at the...

    Provided By Acquia

  • eBooks // Aug 2013

    Building Great Digital Experiences with Acquia Cloud Site Factory

    Today’s marketplace couldn’t be more competitive. Staying ahead of the competition means being able to respond to a changing market instantly. Launching a marketing campaign, a new brand, or even a new family of brands can mean the difference between success…or trailing the pack. Acquia Cloud Site Factory offers a...

    Provided By Acquia

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Is It Time To Consider Open Source Web Content Management For Digital Experience?

    Organizations continue to struggle with using web content management (WCM) solutions to support public-facing experiences. Many aren’t satisfied with their implementations for a litany of reasons, including the products themselves. As this number continues to grow, open source WCM solutions are emerging as a viable solution in a variety of...

    Provided By Acquia

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    API Management is the SOA Renaissance

    API management is the SOA renaissance. Far from being an alternative to SOA, API management, in fact, builds upon and extends the reach of the fundamental principles of SOA. But if API management is an extension of SOA, then why do people say things like “SOA is yesterday’s news, APIs...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Web API Management - New Rules for a New Economy

    This 10-page eBook includes three short articles discussing how Web APIs and Web API Management are changing how organizations are competing in the marketplace as well as new approaches to growing revenue. Article highlights include: Externalizing the Enterprise Effective Executive Strategy with Web APIs A Guide to the Technical Execution...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    What Smart Businesses Know About DevOps

    Smart companies use DevOps to speed the rollout and quality of new apps and services to market. See the findings from a survey of 1300 global IT leaders in this snack-sized infographic including the real benefits a good DevOps strategy can bring to your business.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Exposing and Managing Enterprise Services with IBM API Management

    This IBM® Redbooks® publication provides insight into what application programming interfaces (APIs) are and why they are important. It also provides insight into how to use IBM API Management to create, subscribe, and connect to APIs, how to secure and test APIs, and how to gain business value from APIs....

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Five Security considerations in the Mobile Age

    IBM® WebSphere® DataPower® appliances provide optimized, security-rich access to back-end services from mobile devices and desktops. Discover how to strengthen security in your mobile environment with DataPower. The paper covers five security considerations in the mobile age: Building and preparing for success. Planning for Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies,...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Podcasts // Feb 2014

    TechViews - Deconstructing DevOps

    The TechViews programs will help to cut through the noise of the market and bring you real insights from thought leaders across the industry. 15 minute podcast on DevOps - What is it? Why use it? Listen now.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • Videos // Feb 2014

    Demo: Introducing CA LISA 7

    Learn how CA technologies LISA 7 application suite brings development and operations together for faster delivery and better results. In this brief demo you'll learn how LISA 7 supports the four C's of DevOps, these are; constraints free, continuous delivery, complete visibility and collaboration. Watch the demo now.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • Videos // Feb 2014

    Demo: CA Service Virtualization Overview

    Watch this short video on CA technologies service virtualization solution. Learn how in one simple environment you can run tests on how multiple APIs and programs will work and talk to one another simulating the behaviour of the chosen components in an application. Watch video now.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Truth revealed : The real DevOps story

    Smart businesses are seeing real business value out of their use of DevOps—better software quality, faster time to market, and increased revenue. What do they know that you don’t know? To discover the secrets behind the use of DevOps, research firm Vanson Bourne surveyed 1,300 senior IT decision-makers at enterprise...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • Case Studies // Oct 2014

    Case Study: Discovery Communications knows no boundaries with MobileIron solutions

    Discovery implemented a MobileIron enterprise mobility management (EMM) platform to enforce security policies across 2,000 iOS and Android devices, let employees complete HR and financial transactions through a secure mobile web browser, and remotely wipe corporate data from employee-owned devices after employees leave the company.

    Sponsored By MobileIron

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    How four Citrix customers solved the Enterprise Mobility challenge

    Organisations must empower people to be productive anywhere, from any device, while fortifying information security. A complete enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution addresses apps and devices and keeps company data safe. Find out how customers across diverse industries put EMM to work.

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Your Powerful Cross-Architecture, Cross-OS Productivity Suite

    Choose your preferred IDE and develop apps with ease for mobile and client devices. Intel® Integrated Native Developer Experience (Intel® INDE) is a comprehensive set of tools and libraries to build, analyze, and debug Android and Windows apps. Now, you can quickly and easily create applications with native performance and...

    Sponsored By Intel Corporation

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    TECH BRIEF: Why Digital Asset Management (DAM) is the Right Approach to Application Development

    Traditional models of infrastructure, application development, and deployment are changing to a more dynamic and extensible operating model. Legacy content management platforms were used only for storage, lifecycle management, sharing of content, and retrieving assets. While those needs haven’t gone away, organizations now recognize that the content they create and...

    Sponsored By Nuxeo

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Engage your workforce with best-in-class HR software and solutions

    You know people make all the difference in a company. You need the right people to work on the right tasks that advance your business strategy. SuccessFactors, an SAP company with world-class technology under the hood, provides integrated cloud-based HR solutions that help engage, motivate, and retain employees. When...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • Analyst Briefings // Sep 2014

    Content Enabling the Mobile Workforce

    A short article by AIIM on social content management.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Building Realtime Mobile Solutions with MQTT and IBM MessageSight

    MQ Telemetry Transport (MQTT) is a messaging protocol designed for the Internet of Things (IoT). It is lightweight enough to be supported by the smallest devices, yet robust enough to ensure that important messages get to their destinations every time. With MQTT devices such as energy meters, cars, trains, mobile...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Videos // Oct 2014

    Scaling Applications in IBM Bluemix

    You deployed your app with the Bluemix PaaS and it's gaining some serious traction, so it's time to make some tweaks. Did you design your application in a way that it can scale in the cloud? Were you even thinking about the cloud when you built the app? If not,...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Integration Throughout and Beyond the Enterprise

    Throughout the history of the IT industry, integration has been an important part of most projects. Whether it is integration of transactions, data, or processes, each has challenges and associated patterns and anti patterns. In an age of mobile devices, social networks, and cloud services, and big data analytics, integration...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Ten Steps to Better Requirements Management

    Requirements definition and management is recognized as a necessary step for the successful delivery of systems and software projects; the discipline is also required by standards, regulations and quality improvement initiatives like Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI).

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    CIC Agile Case Study: European Embedded Technology Provider

    This case study examines the adoption of agile processes within a European embedded technology provider, focusing on the challenges encountered in deploying agile beyond beyond software development activities.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Agile Development – Why Requirements Matter

    This paper argues that requirements management can bring significant value to agile development in regulated IT and complex product development projects, and sets out the characteristics of an effective requirements management approach in an agile environment.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    A Guide to Performance Analysis When Using ViewONE Professional

    Best practices for identifying application performance issues

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Human Capital Management

    HR organizations around the world leverage the IBM ECM platform to manage content and processes associated with the employee lifecycle; promote efficient, consistent and accurate interaction and collaboration; and provide a unified view of structured and unstructured employee information.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Forrester Report: Software Must Enrich Your Brand

    Whether you realise it or not, software has become core to your business success. A perfect technology storm of mobile apps, connected products, social connections, data analytics, and cloud computing continually raises customer expectations for quality in every industry. Customers expect to interact with your products, services, and company —...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Research Report - DevOps: The Worst-Kept Secret to Winning in the Application Economy

    DevOps is a best practice for any enterprise trying to succeed in the application economy and successful practitioners report an increase in the availability of new software, higher quality apps and better collaboration. Download this report now to see the full results of this study and find out how to...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    How to Survive and Thrive in the Application Economy

    CA Technologies commissioned a global survey of 1,425 senior business executives to understand the impact the application economy is having on enterprises, and uncover the differences between those companies that are thriving (the “leaders”) and those who are struggling (the “laggards”). The application economy leaders experienced more than double the...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • eBooks // Aug 2013

    Content Marketing: Optimizing the Online Customer Experience

    Companies of all sizes have come to realize that content marketing via the web is critical to their success. The real challenge now is not only figuring out how to manage all the content required, but also dynamically getting the right content in front of the right customers at the...

    Provided By Acquia

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Finding agility in the age of applications

    Bringing it all together: the complete application lifecycle. This white paper illustrates how Agile helps application teams deliver higher-quality software faster. Learn how Agile encourages collaboration between application and business teams. Assisting by providing software development and deployment solutions that are more closely aligned with business requirements and help to...

    Provided By Planit

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Get Control of Change

    In this strategy brief, get advice for maintaining control of the software development lifecycle with effective change and configuration management strategies. Learn why a "loose coupling" approach may be the best strategy.

    Provided By Micro Focus

  • Resource Center // Apr 2014

    HP Discover 2014, June 10-12, Las Vegas

    Join us at HP Discover 2014 for sessions on Cloud, Big Data, Security, Mobility and more. Share your ideas, sharpen your skills and learn the best tips in the industry from experts just like you. Whether it’s Cloud, Big Data, Security, Mobility or more – it’s all happening at HP...

    Provided By HP US

  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    Vendor Landscape: Application Delivery Controllers

    Application Delivery Controller (ADC) solutions have become much more than simple load balancing. Before the ADC, server traffic load became too great for single servers to handle. The need for several servers, connected together as one, became a necessity to keep business applications running optimally. Read more to understand what’s...

    Provided By Barracuda Networks

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    TechInsights Report: What Smart Businesses Know About DevOps

    The race for Apps is on. Many IT Executives and Development Managers know they must rapidly accelerate the pace of the business by speeding up application development, testing and deployment through continuous delivery and collaborative DevOps practices. This research paper will help IT leaders understand: * The wide range...

    Provided By CA Technologies

  • eBooks // Aug 2013

    Building Great Digital Experiences with Acquia Cloud Site Factory

    Today’s marketplace couldn’t be more competitive. Staying ahead of the competition means being able to respond to a changing market instantly. Launching a marketing campaign, a new brand, or even a new family of brands can mean the difference between success…or trailing the pack. Acquia Cloud Site Factory offers a...

    Provided By Acquia

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Is It Time To Consider Open Source Web Content Management For Digital Experience?

    Organizations continue to struggle with using web content management (WCM) solutions to support public-facing experiences. Many aren’t satisfied with their implementations for a litany of reasons, including the products themselves. As this number continues to grow, open source WCM solutions are emerging as a viable solution in a variety of...

    Provided By Acquia

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Embrace change with HP Agile Manager

    HP Agile Manager helps testers, developers and business analyst teams be adept in the face of complexity and change. The Agile platform offers a clean, intuitive web based interface with advanced visualisation. IT allows users visibility into project work using real-time, analytics and dashboards. Developers can freely choose to test...

    Provided By Planit

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Review of HP Agile Manager by Planit

    When searching for an appropriate tool for Agile project work, look no further than HP Agile Manager. Agile Manager helps with projects that demand more technical testing and competency and coding and architecture that require a degree of understanding and significant automation capability. HP Agile Manager enables testers to view...

    Provided By Planit

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    12 Top Tips to Create a Great Mobile App

    So, if user's thinking that they want to develop an app, there are a number of key points to consider before they proceed in order to ensure that it stands a chance of being successful and stands out from the crowd. From small start-ups to large corporates, some core principles...

    Provided By Apadmi Ltd

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Octopus Deploy: The Benefits of Deployment Automation

    Agile software development methodologies have a focus on iterative, incremental development. The goal is to produce high-quality software with less waste, by delivering small increases in functionality to end-users frequently. Deployment is fundamental to agile software development, because deployment is the process by which software gets into the hands of...

    Provided By Octopus Deploy

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Optimizing Debt Collections Using Constrained Reinforcement Learning

    In this paper, the authors propose and develop a novel approach to the problem of optimally managing the tax, and more generally debt, collections processes at financial institutions. Their approach is based on the framework of constrained Markov Decision Process (MDP), and is unique in the way it tightly couples...

    Provided By Association for Computing Machinery

  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    An Interaction-Oriented Agent Framework for Open Environments

    The aim of this paper is to develop formal models of interaction and of the related support infrastructures that overcome the limits of the current approaches. The authors propose to represent explicitly not only the agents but also the computational environment in terms of rules, conventions, resources, tools, and services...

    Provided By Universita degli Studi di Siena