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New “Must-see” On-demand Webinar: ALM and PLM Convergence featuring OVUM Analyst

Polarion Software - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 18:20
Be sure to check out our newest on-demand webinar: ALM-PLM Convergence (PALM) with OVUM Principal Analyst Michael Azoff, and our own Stefano Rizzo.
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What’s new in VisibleThread for Docs 2.10? – Webinar

VisibleThread - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:17

This webinar took place on Thursday, February 20, 2014


In the webinar, we covered these new capabilities in version 2.10:

  • New PDF Reports for all major views
  • New import from CSV (Excel) to new and existing dictionaries
  • How to set up a partial term matching in concepts.

Slides and Recording below:

and here is the recording:

Click here to view the embedded video.

Here was the original webinar description
We’ve listened to a lot of great feedback from customers and this has driven our prioritization for our latest 2.10 release.

In this 30 minute webinar, we’ll show you the new capability. It will help you drive clearer, less risky and more ‘on-message’ docs.

We’ll take you on a quick tour of what’s new, including:

  • New PDF Reports for all major views
  • New import from CSV (Excel) to new and existing dictionaries
  • How to set up a partial term match in concepts.

We’ll be happy to take any questions you have on any aspect of VisibleThread for Docs.

For current customers with onsite deployments & up to date maintenance, version 2.10 is available free of charge. Ping us on our support forum if you didn’t get the details.

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Share Your “Dash”, Win Some Cash – #NCoverDash

ncover-dash-for-cashOver the past several months, many of our customers have shared amazing stories and use cases for how code coverage and NCover fit into their efforts to deliver amazing .NET applications.  We think NCover is great (of course, we are a little biased), but you continue to blow us away with how far you have taken NCover!

So, to celebrate your code coverage prowess, we are asking you to share either a screenshot of your NCover dashboard, an NCover trend graph or any other NCover related screenshot you are proud of with #NCoverDash on either Facebook, Twitter or Google+.

For each NCover screenshot or NCover related image you share via any of those networks during the month of February, we will enter you for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card.  Share one image across all three social networks, get three entries.  Share three images across all three social networks, get nine entires.  The more you share with #NCoverDash, the more chances you have to win.

It doesn’t matter whether you an existing customer or a trial user, whether you share results from a personal project or a commercial project (you can crop the image so you don’t share your secret sauce) or whether you have achieved 95% branch coverage or…well, something a lot less than that.  Just share your “dash,” and you’ll be entered for a chance to win some cash.

Good luck and keep that .NET code covered!

The post Share Your “Dash”, Win Some Cash – #NCoverDash appeared first on NCover.

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MemSQL Announces New Tiered Database Platform

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 02/06/2014 - 17:10
MemSQL has announced MemSQL v3.0, which combines the world's fastest in-memory row store with a new highly compressed column store. This integration provides a tiered storage architecture that leverages memory for real-time transactions and a ...
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Apprenda 5.0 Powers Enterprise Transition to Hybrid Cloud

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 02/06/2014 - 16:41
Apprenda announced Apprenda 5.0, the latest version of the company’s innovative enterprise PaaS solution. The release unveils ambitious new features, cementing Apprenda as the most comprehensive enterprise PaaS offering in the market. In ad ...
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Visit Ranorex at Swiss Testing Day 2014 Latest News - Thu, 02/06/2014 - 11:15
Ranorex will be at Swiss Testing Day on March 19th, 2014 in Zurich (Switzerland). The Swiss Testing Day will take place in the "Kongresshaus" and is a Software Conference organized by Testers for Testers.

This Software Conference includes first-rate keynote speeches and interesting talks focusing on innovative solutions, methods and best practices in Software Quality Management and Software Testing (both German and English speaking presentations).

Ranorex will participate with an exhibition stand at Swiss Testing Day 2014. We look forward to meeting you for some inspiring discussions about Test Automation.

Make your Testing more effective! Come to Swiss Testing Day 2014!
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Video Tutorial on Code Coverage Visualization with NCover Bolt


Without having to switch between programs while you test, NCover Bolt saves you time and effort by providing you with both a test runner and code coverage visualization software all within the same window. Bolt runs as a multi-platform test runner with the ability to work in multiple frameworks simultaneously. With its versatility and simple use, Bolt is the only test running program you will ever need.

Bolt also provides you with the ability to see your coverage and edit your code all from the same window. Having code coverage software integrated with the editor makes for a simple and easy way to test your code and correct mistakes.

Find more on using NCover Bolt at

NCover Bolt, a multi-platform test runner with code coverage, gives you not only the ability to run your unit tests in Visual Studio, but also to see coverage visualization from the VS IDE.   NCover Bolt allows users to: Run both MSTest and NUnit tests. View code coverage metrics from within Visual Studio. Drill down into the most recent test run to explore coverage from the module level all the way down to lines of individual code.   Find more on using NCover Bolt at   Visit us online at or start a free NCover trial at NCover Bolt, a multi-platform test runner, gives you the ability to both run your unit tests and also see coverage visualization from within Visual Studio. The ability to see your coverage results from within the development environment reduces time spent finding uncovered code and makes it easier for developers to test the most important portions of code more thoroughly. To see the full range of coverage information provided by Bolt, we recommend selecting the following three options under the NCover menu on your toolbar: Enable Coverage, Highlight Code, and Show Branch Coverage Visualization. Any combination of these options may also be deselected depending upon your usage requirements. Once you run a test and collect coverage, the results will appear in the source code view window in the form of code highlighting. code highlighting tells you which lines of code were run and which lines were missed. Lines of code highlighted in green were successfully covered, while lines displayed in red remain untested. Within the same window, you will also see Bolt’s branch coverage visualization. Branch coverage visualization represents the path the code followed when it was executed. By hovering over each sequence, you can see the possible path or paths of your code. Each green ball represents a covered sequence point, and a red diamond represents an uncovered sequence point. On the right side of the window, you will see the uncovered code margin, allowing you to quickly identify and go to untested portions of your code. Another way to view coverage information is with the Bolt Code Coverage Window. To access this window, click on the NCover menu item and select Bolt Code Coverage under the View submenu. A new tab will appear beside the Bolt Tests containing the Branch Coverage, Sequence Coverage, and several other metrics in a tree-view. You can browse the tree-view and click to expand your covered modules, displaying the coverage metrics all the way down to the individual test. Bolt retains the most recent test results, giving you the ability to drill down into your results to find possible bugs within your code. By drilling down all the way to the Method, you can quickly and easily determine what portion of code is causing the problem. When Bolt and Desktop are used in conjunction with one another, a full history of tests can be viewed within the interactive reporting interface of NCover Desktop.

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Video Tutorial on Running Tests with NCover Bolt Test Runner

NCover-Bolt-Running-Tests-With-BoltNCover has recently released a new test runner named Bolt.  This video will walk you through the various ways to run tests and gives you a quick tour of the interface.  Running tests with Bolt will allow you to test using multiple frameworks and also allow you to view your coverage from the most recent test within the editor window.   Understanding a new program is the first step in making it work for you to accurately test your code.  Once your code has been tested with coverage, you can quickly and easily view your coverage results from within the editor.

Find more on using NCover Bolt at

NCover Bolt provides several options for running your unit tests.   NCover Bolt enables you to:   Run tests from within Visual Studio in the Bolt Tests window. Run tests from within Visual Studio in the Code Editor window. Run tests and see results from the command line.   Find more on using NCover Bolt at Visit us online at or start a free NCover trial at The NCover Bolt multi-platform test runner gives you the ability to run tests from within Visual Studio or from the command line. To run tests from within Visual Studio, open the NCover menu and select either Run Tests or Debug Tests. By default, your selection will be applied to to all of the assemblies in your project. To run only a subset of the assemblies, select the assemblies you want to test and then select the Run Tests or Debug Tests option, either from the NCover menu or from the Bolt Run Tests or Debug Tests icons at the top of the Bolt Tests window. In addition, you may run a single assembly from within the Bolt Test window by right clicking the Bolt icon located next to the desired assembly. The NCover Bolt test runner can also be executed from within the Code Editor window by clicking on the Bolt icon next to the desired test and either running or debugging that particular test. It is important to note that when you choose to run a single test or a subset of tests, only the affected code will be profiled and all other code will be displayed as uncovered. As your development process requires, you may also elect at any time to either disable the Bolt Test Runner or prevent the Bolt Test Runner from collecting code coverage. NCover Bolt also provides you with the ability to run tests from the Windows command line. The command line format for Bolt is executed by the Bolt.exe. When Bolt is called from the command line, a prompt will appear presenting all of the arguments that Bolt accepts. Arguments include filters, the location where you would like to save the results, a working directory, and a parameter to manually specify which version of the test runner agent you would like to use. Running from the command line will also allow you to see the results of your tests printed to the command prompt. The number of tests failed, ignored, and passed will all be printed, along with the testing, setup and teardown times.

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Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 02/05/2014 - 18:21
IndexedDB is an API for client-side storage of significant amounts of structured data and for high performance searches on this data using indexes. While DOM Storage is useful for storing smaller amounts of data, it is less useful for storing lar ...
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Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 02/05/2014 - 18:20
Ganib gives simpler ways to keep your projects organized and on track. Take advantage of easy features that help you quickstart and makes your team more efficient and productive. Open source Web based online project management software free, J2EE ...
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Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 02/05/2014 - 18:16
Idris is a general purpose pure functional programming language with dependent types. Dependent types allow types to be predicated on values, meaning that some aspects of a programÂ’s behaviour can be specified precisely in the type. It is compile ...
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Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 02/05/2014 - 18:15
Selendroid is a test automation framework which drives off the UI of Android native and hybrid applications (apps) and the mobile web. Tests are written using the Selenium 2 client API. Selendroid can be used on emulators and real devices and can ...
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GVM - Groovy enVironment Manager

Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 02/05/2014 - 18:00
Groovy enVironment Manager (GVM) is an open source tool for managing parallel Versions of multiple Software Development Kits on most Unix based systems. It provides a convenient command line interface for installing, switching, removing and list ...
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Selenide - UI Tests in Java

Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 02/05/2014 - 17:57
Selenide is a tool for writing concise, expressive and stable UI tests in Java. Selenide resolves all the typical problems with testing of modern web applications like Ajax and timeouts in a simple and elegant way. Selenide is extremely simple t ...
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SpiraTest, SpiraPlan and SpiraTeam 4.1 Now Available

Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 02/05/2014 - 17:48
Inflectra is pleased to announce the release of SpiraTest, SpiraPlan and SpiraTeam v4.1. This new version includes support for requirement workflows, task workflows, use cases, as well as improved agile planning and requirements/task management. ...
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Agile for small and giants

Intland Blog - Wed, 02/05/2014 - 10:00
Is Agile better fit for fast growing, small development companies or is it for software giants? The answer is of course both, but implementation happens differently. In the case of Spotify it seems that successful implementation of Agile lead to quick and
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KronoDesk v1.1.0.7 Now Available

Inflectra News - Wed, 02/05/2014 - 01:00
We have just released KronoDesk v1.1.0.7. This update for our KronoDesk customer support & help desk system includes an updated screenshot capture tool that no longer requires Java to be installed and also a Czech language pack.
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Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6 and Percona ClusterControl by Severalnines Released

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 02/04/2014 - 19:37
Percona has announced the availability of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6, the latest release of the company's open source high-availability solution for MySQL, designed to consistently deliver an optimal experience through increased performance, ...
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Introducing Onsen UI 1.0, Custom Elements-Based HTML5 UI Framework

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 02/04/2014 - 19:34
Monaca, the HTML5 hybrid app development platform, is announcing the release of Onsen UI 1.0. Onsen UI utilizes a cutting-edge custom elements-based framework for building beautiful looking HTML5 and hybrid apps. App operations have a native-like ...
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