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Vision 2020: Predictions for agile organizations

Growing up in Tijuana, I often came across “zonkeys” in the streets. Painted to look like zebras, these donkeys served as beasts of burden for tourists who came to Tijuana in search of “Old Mexico.” Why donkeys painted like... ...Read more

Why agile projects fail: 3 ways to break the cycle

Agile is everywhere: More than 97 percent of companies that develop software have some form of agile framework in their delivery cycle, according to the CollabNet VersionOne State of Agile report. Most agile implementations, however,... ...Read more

The properties of good architecture

Our previous installment looked at the role of architecture in ensuring quality in an Agile context. In this piece, we’ll look a little deeper at architecture and architectural documentation... ...Read more

The role of architecture in agile code quality

In terms of ensuring quality, the role of architecture, architectural best practices, and architectural process is foundational. Code that does not adhere to a rational and understandable architecture cannot... ...Read more

Defining a culture of software engineering quality

This series of articles is intended to explore how an organization can promulgate a ‘Culture of Quality’ in software engineering. While I will try to explore this topic in... ...Read more

Building software engineering quality by starting at the source

Contemporary approaches to source management extend beyond the warehousing and versioning of code. This article argues for viewing Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Continuous Testing and even Continuous Quality as... ...Read more

Continuous performance testing

Ram Sathia describes the essential areas of focus to improve DevOps in order to build and deliver software products to market faster. ...Read more

Agile practices fuel digital transformation

Agile practices fuel digital transformation and drive competitive advantage. ...Read more

Being Agile: A team has to know its limitations

For successful adoption of Agile across Organization, it’s important to start with one or two pilot teams. For the team to be successful in adopting Agile…Read more. ...Read more

Being Agile: Best practices for a retrospection

Sridhar Peddisetty discusses how retrospection is an important value in Agile and why. Being Agile is not only about processes, tools and a smart technical staff. ...Read more