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GWT 2.7 Finalized!

Google Web Toolkit Blog - Sat, 11/22/2014 - 00:55
Thanks to everyone who pitched in and helped test GWT 2.7 RC1. We are happy to announce that GWT 2.7 is now final. 

See release notes for a summary of changes. 

You can download this release from here. We also have a new GPE that includes Super Dev Mode support, get it from here.

- GWT and GPE Teams
Categories: Java, Open Source, Vendor

Agile Development Best Practice in Regulated Industries Based on Polarion Customer Success Stories

Polarion Software - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:33
Our latest free resource discusses real world customer best practices for adopting Agile and Hybrid methodologies using Polarion in regulated industries.
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GitHub Maven Plugins

Software Development Tools Directory - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 10:30
GitHub Maven Plugins is a collection of Maven plugins that integrate with GitHub. These plugins are built on top of API v3 through the GitHub Java library.
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Qubole's Big Data as a Service Now Available on Microsoft Azure Cloud

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 21:19
Qubole, a provider of Big Data in the cloud, is pleased to announce that Microsoft Azure customers can now leverage the Qubole Data Service (QDS) to programmatically provision Azure cloud services, removing the unknowns of what infrastructure res ...
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Progress Partners with DataStax

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 20:51
Progress has announced that it has partnered with DataStax, the company that delivers Apache Cassandra to the enterprise, to provide customers with enterprise-ready data connectivity and integration solutions for Cassandra. Cassandra is an open s ...
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WANdisco Announces Seamless Integration With Cloudera Manager

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 20:50
WANdisco has announced that its Non-Stop Hadoop products for Cloudera and Hortonworks now offer seamless integration with Cloudera Manager, Cloudera's administration console and the Apache Ambari management console, used by Hortonworks.
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Enterprises Gain New Power to Optimize Project Portfolio Investment with New Version of Primavera Portfolio Management

Oracle Database News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 16:00
Enterprises Gain New Power to Optimize Project Portfolio Investment with New Version of Primavera Portfolio Management New release helps users expedite project portfolio decisions, boost productivity, and improve transparency Redwood Shores, Calif. – November 20, 2014News Summary

When it comes to making critical enterprise investment decisions, the stakes have never been higher. Business leaders must choose carefully from an ever-expanding set of initiatives, and uninformed decisions about which projects to undertake can adversely affect operations, competitiveness, and profitability. Oracle’s Primavera Portfolio Management 9.1 features new workflow and governance capabilities as well as expanded browser support to provide increased levels of flexibility, insight, and productivity for project portfolio decision-making. The new release gives organizations additional power to prioritize and optimize their enterprise investment portfolio and reduce wasteful and redundant spending.

News Facts Oracle today announced the release of Primavera Portfolio Management 9.1, which features new workflow and governance capabilities that help organizations make more informed and timely decisions about strategic enterprise investments, optimize resource use, and reduce waste. Expanded workflows and early alert triggers bring new levels of automation to project portfolio management, enabling organizations to expedite and improve the precision of strategic investment decisions, boost resource productivity, and increase transparency. Users can conduct searches based on multiple criteria, such as status or start date, and act on the search results—expanding insight into projects and investments and improving governance to optimize investment and resource use. Organizations can enhance understanding of governance processes with new links to multiple workflow features, such as workflow diagrams and instance reports. Managers can address approvals, make decisions more quickly, and avoid project delays thanks to e-mail notifications that now contain links to specific tasks. Expanded support for internet browsers makes it easier for users to access the solution. Primavera Portfolio Management 9.1 supports Microsoft’s Internet Explorer versions 8, 9, 10, and 11. A new planning and control process enables organizations to clarify key strategic enterprise investment objectives by presenting them in measurable ways, propose initiatives that align with strategies and missions, and prioritize and select investments with strong business cases to justify action. Enhancements also enable proactive portfolio management with the ability to track activities, review portfolio performance in real time, compare past data to identify gaps and potential problems, and adjust course—increasing, decreasing, or withdrawing investment funding where appropriate.Supporting Quotes “Every organization faces critical enterprise investment decisions—no company would function or grow without them,” said Mike Sicilia senior vice president and general manager, Oracle Primavera Global Business Unit. “Oracle’s Primavera Portfolio Management 9.1 provides organizations with a seamless decision-making process through its unmatched configurability and flexibility, enabling organizations, in both the private and public sectors, to deliver measurable results through an easy-to-use solution. It helps organizations keep a laser focus on where they need to invest while remaining open to alternative opportunities that might accelerate those initiatives, reduce their cost, and optimize resource use enterprisewide.”Supporting Resources Oracle Primavera Oracle Primavera Portfolio Management Release 9.1 Oracle Primavera on Facebook Oracle Primavera on Twitter

 

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Progress Partners with DataStax to Provide Enterprise Data Integration for Apache Cassandra

Progress Software News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 15:00
Progress Partners with DataStax to Provide Enterprise Data Integration for Apache Cassandra
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iOS 8.1 App Testing

Ranorex.com: Latest News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 10:00
Ranorex 5.2 comes with full support for Apple’s brand new mobile operating system.

Save time by automating your iOS 8.1 apps.

Download Ranorex 5.2

Upgrade for free with your valid subscription (You'll find a direct download link to the latest version of Ranorex on the Ranorex Studio start page.)
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Updated Microsoft TFS 2012 Source Code Provider Released

Inflectra News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 01:00
We have released an updated plugin for SpiraPlan and SpiraTeam that provides support for integrating with Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2012 or later. This allows you to view multiple branches on the TFS source code repository inside Spira and link the changesets with artifacts such as requirements, tasks and incidents.
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Faulty Ignition Switch Issue – Cause of Multiple Deaths and a $2.6M GM Recall – is Getting Personal

Polarion Software - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 18:28
GM engineer at the center of a deadly product defect claims he did his job the best he could. He probably did... with tools that just were not up to the demands of today's complex, software-embedded products.
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Oracle Helps Midsize Organizations Quickly and Easily Migrate to Oracle Sales Cloud

Oracle Database News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 14:00
Oracle Helps Midsize Organizations Quickly and Easily Migrate to Oracle Sales Cloud New Oracle partner solutions streamline CRM migration for midsize organizations by reducing complexity, cost, and business downtime Redwood Shores, Calif. – November 19, 2014News Summary

The rise of the always-connected customer, third-party data providers, and data-driven marketing has significantly increased the amount of customer data available to sales teams. To capitalize on the opportunities this wealth of data presents, growing midsize organizations often need to migrate to more advanced customer relationship management (CRM) solutions that can use the data to increase sales and optimize efficiency through enhanced mobility, analytics, partner relationship management, and industry-specific capabilities. Oracle’s new Oracle Accelerate for Oracle Sales Cloud simplifies and streamlines such migrations, enabling partners to help customers quickly and easily transform their sales operations with Oracle Sales Cloud.

News Facts To simplify and streamline CRM migration, Oracle has introduced Oracle Accelerate for Oracle Sales Cloud, a new solution that enables partners to minimize business downtime for customers migrating to Oracle Sales Cloud. With Oracle Accelerate for Oracle Sales Cloud, Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) partners can help midsize customers accelerate transitions from incumbent CRM providers and reduce complexity in the migration process, while enhancing data integrity. The program offers rapid implementation tools, templates, and process flows to reduce time to productivity by simplifying the migration to Oracle Sales Cloud. In some cases, customers can be migrated to Oracle Sales Cloud in just a few weeks. With the transition complete, midsize organizations can benefit from the enhanced mobility, analytics, partner relationship management, and industry-specific solutions delivered by the Oracle Sales Cloud. By providing a simple, intuitive, insight-driven, and mobile-enabled solution, Oracle Sales Cloud equips sales teams with the processes, tools, and resources they need to help increase sales, reporting capabilities, and customer understanding. Additionally, customers can leverage powerful integrations with other best-of-breed customer experience (CX) applications including Oracle CX Cloud’s Oracle Marketing Cloud, Oracle Social Cloud, Oracle Service Cloud, and Oracle Configure, Price, and Quote Cloud (Oracle CPQ Cloud) solutions. Part of Oracle Applications Cloud, Oracle CX Cloud applications empower organizations to improve experiences, enhance loyalty, differentiate their brands, and drive measurable results by creating consistent, connected, and personalized brand experiences across all channels and devices. Sixteen Oracle partners, including Hitachi Consulting, BPI OnDemand, and Enigen UK, now offer Oracle Accelerate for Oracle Sales Cloud, with more partners expected to offer the solution over the coming months. Supporting Quotes “We are excited to see so many partners embrace Oracle Accelerate for Oracle Sales Cloud. Clearly the market is looking for fast ways to migrate from legacy systems, and our partners are embracing this trend,” said Steve Cox, vice president, midsize applications business, Oracle. “These fast migrations help our midsize customers rapidly transform their sales organizations with a new set of capabilities designed to enhance sales team efficiency and help drive revenues.” “Our customers are asking for much more than a pipeline tool. They demand real productivity gains,” said Fred Wilkinson, managing director, BPI OnDemand. “Thanks to Oracle Sales Cloud, we now have access to insights anywhere, anytime, and on any device, which has enabled us to improve sales productivity.” “We’ve created accelerators right across Oracle’s customer experience suite to help midsize enterprises simply and easily move to Oracle Sales Cloud, Oracle Marketing Cloud, and Oracle Service Cloud from other cloud-based applications,” said Alex Love, managing director, Enigen UK. “We’ve tested them in our own business and designed a blueprint to ensure every project is quick and cost effective.” Supporting Resources Oracle Accelerate Oracle Customer Experience Applications Oracle PartnerNetwork Oracle Sales Cloud Oracle Sales Cloud Blog Oracle Sales Cloud Facebook Oracle Sales Cloud YouTube Oracle Sales Cloud Twitter Connect with Oracle Accelerate on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn Read the Oracle Midsize BlogAbout Oracle

Oracle engineers hardware and software to work together in the cloud and in your data center. For more information about Oracle (NYSE:ORCL), visit oracle.com.

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GWT.create 2015 is around the corner...

Google Web Toolkit Blog - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 01:12
The 2015 GWT.create conference is happening on January 22-23 in Mountain View, California and on January 27-28 in Munich, Germany.
Many Googlers will be attending this year at the Mountain View venue, including the GWT team and people from teams using GWT within Google.
This year’s sessions will include coverage of new functionality in upcoming versions of GWT, including Java 8 support and better interoperability with Javascript and Web Components. We will also talk about how Inbox by Gmail was built, using GWT and j2objc together to run the same code on the web and mobile devices.
We hope to see you there!
You can register at:  http://gwtcreate.com/register/
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New Jama Integration Hub, Powered by Tasktop, Enhances Collaboration

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 19:29
Jama Software has announced the availability of the Jama Integration Hub. The Integration Hub, powered by Tasktop, will help companies overcome one of the most prevalent obstacles to effective product and application delivery: synchronizing workf ...
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Sonatype's New Software Release Determines OSS Risk

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 19:16
Sonatype, a software company that enables developers to easily build software applications while significantly reducing security, compliance, and licensing risks, today released a new version of its Component Lifecycle Management (CLM) software. ...
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QASymphony Announces Integration With Rally Software

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 19:14
QASymphony has announced a partnership with Rally Software a provider of enterprise-class software and services solutions to drive business agility. QASymphony's qTest test case management tool now fully integrates with Rally's Agile Plat ...
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Produce Product Requirement with ReqWriter Pro

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 18:26
Appsmiles announced an addition to its suite of business software applications. ReqWriter Pro is an application targeted the niche Business Analyst, Systems Analyst and User Experience communities. It is a Windows application that processes Axure ...
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XebiaLabs Offers Free Community Edition of XL Deploy & XL Release

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 18:19
XebiaLabs has announced free community editions of both XL Deploy and XL Release. The company, a leading provider of enterprise software that enables DevOps and Continuous Delivery, is committed to empowering software developers to apply agility ...
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Neotys Launched NeoSense

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 18:16
Neotys announced the launch of NeoSense, a new synthetic production monitoring tool. NeoSense, now available with a 30-day Free Trial version, leverages the proven test design capabilities of Neotys' load and performance testing tool, NeoLoad ...
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VersionOne Raises $20M New Investment

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 18:07
VersionOne announced the completion of a $20 million investment by private equity firm LLR Partners. The strategic investment supports VersionOne's continued product innovation and market expansion as the global adoption of agile software dev ...
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