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Good Done Great Makes Greater Impact With Progress Pacific

Progress Software News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 14:00
Good Done Great Makes Greater Impact With Progress Pacific
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Progress Predicts an End to the "Application Ice Age" in 2015

Progress Software News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 13:00
Progress Predicts an End to the "Application Ice Age" in 2015
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Oracle to Showcase Modern HR in the Cloud at 17th Annual HR Technology Conference & Exposition

Oracle Database News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 13:00
Oracle to Showcase Modern HR in the Cloud at 17th Annual HR Technology Conference & Exposition
World’s largest expo of HR technology features Oracle executives, Oracle customer success, and Oracle HCM Cloud interactive work-life competitionRedwood Shores, Calif. – October 7, 2014News Summary

Each year more than 8,000 HR experts gather at the HR Technology Conference & Exposition to share cutting-edge advancements in HR technology that enable their businesses to gain a competitive advantage. This year, Oracle HCM executives and customers will showcase modern HR in the cloud in several conference sessions, an interactive work-life competition for attendees, and demos featuring Oracle’s modern HR solutions.

News Facts Further demonstrating its commitment to helping companies transform operations by modernizing HR, Oracle today announced its participation at the HR Technology Conference & Exposition 2014, which takes place at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas October 7 through 10. Bringing together more than 8,000 HR leaders and professionals to discuss the most important issues facing HR practitioners today, the HR Technology Conference & Exposition 2014 will feature more than 300 exhibitors and industry experts. Oracle executives and customers will showcase the benefits of modern HR in the cloud and share insights into real-world HR transformation stories at the event. Sessions include: “Making HR More Data-Driven: Strategy, Technology, and Capability” Date/Time: Wednesday, October 8, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Location: Mandalay Bay Ballrooms A&B Track: Workforce Analytics & Planning Featuring: Bertrand Dussert, Vice President, HCM Transformation, Oracle “BlackRock Transforms by Investing in Modern HR Technology” Date/Time: Wednesday, October 8, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Location: Mandalay Bay Ballrooms C&D Track: Talent Management Featuring: Hubert Winter, Managing Director, BlackRock, and Gretchen Alarcon, Group Vice President, Oracle HCM Strategy “Building the Next Generation of HR Technologies” Date/Time: Thursday, October 9, 10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Location: Mandalay Bay Ballrooms A&B Track: “Behind the Curtain” Technical Featuring: Hernan Capdevila, Vice President, Product Development, Oracle “Cool and Cost Effective: Hitachi Uses Social Media to Get the Best Talent and Save Money” Date/Time: Thursday, October 9, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Location: Lagoon KL Track: Ideas & Innovators Featuring: Sona Manzo, Vice President, Consulting, HCM, Hitachi Consulting, and Julie Jochems, Talent Acquisition Director, Hitachi Consulting As part of an interactive promotion, Oracle will give Fitbit devices to the first 1,000 attendees who visit Oracle Booth #1711. Participants can then take part in a footsteps competition that will be tracked by Oracle and displayed on leaderboards located around the conference. The competition will allow attendees to use a new Work Life solution in Oracle HCM Cloud called My Competitions, which can help organizations run virtually any type of competition within a company or organization, including wellness, safety, environmental, quality-improvement, and team-building competitions. Oracle also will host demos of its modern HR solutions and hold a wellness-themed raffle in its booth.Supporting Quotes “In today’s competitive and connected economy, HR leaders are faced with a very complex task, and that’s why the insights and best practices shared at the HR Technology Conference are so valuable,” said Chris Leone, senior vice president, Oracle HCM Strategy. “We are looking forward to participating in this year’s event and joining our customers on stage to share examples of the benefits of modern HR in the cloud and true business transformation.” "The HR Technology Conference continues as the world’s largest gathering of people that care about HR technology and as a showcase for how leading organizations around the world are solving business problems and driving improved performance with technology,” said Steve Boese, co-chair, HR Technology Conference. “The Conference provides HR professionals with the opportunity to hear, meet, and learn from dozens of HR and organizational leaders first-hand as well as connect with all the leading HR technology solution providers in one place. HR Tech has simply become a "must-attend" event for HR leaders.”Supporting Resources HR Technology Conference & Exposition HR Technology Conference & Exposition Breakout Sessions Oracle HCM: Modern HR in the Cloud Oracle HCM Cloud Oracle HCM blog Oracle HCM on Twitter Oracle HCM on FacebookAbout HR Technology Conference & Exposition 2014

Don’t be fooled by our name. HR Technology focuses on the business process and organizational success enabled by technology, not the bits and bytes of IT.

HR Technology® covers all the latest trends—SaaS, the cloud, social, mobile, analytics, video, gamification, big data, and MOOCs—as well as the more traditional technologies and processes that still compete for your attention. Whatever is changing the way work and HR gets done is what is featured. All sessions are created and delivered by senior executives from many leading organizations—no speaking slots are sold—resulting in a high-caliber learning experience with real-world lessons and practical takeaways.

What’s more, HR Technology® is home to the world’s largest expo of HR technology products and services—many vendors even choose to announce their latest products for the first time at HR Tech. There is no better place to touch, compare, and contrast the latest solutions from leading vendors in every category, as well as startups.

Each year we attract all the foremost industry experts, thought leaders from the major and emerging HR consultancies, every important software vendor, senior HR executives, HR generalists, HR systems leaders, and more.

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Danielle Cormier-Smith

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TVH Lifted to New Heights with Progress Pacific

Progress Software News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 12:00
TVH Lifted to New Heights with Progress Pacific
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Visit Ranorex at EuroSTAR 2014 Latest News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 10:11
Ranorex will be participating in the EuroSTAR Conference, which this year takes place in Ireland for the first time. Visit us at the Convention Centre in Dublin from the 24th to the 27th of November, 2014.
The EuroSTAR Conference is Europe's premier software testing conference. It has grown to become the largest and most prestigious event on the software testing calendar.

The annual conference takes place over 4 days with full-day & half-day tutorials, workshops and activities, dozens of track sessions, networking and community-building events, an interactive test lab and an exhibition.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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Morris Medical Monday: Work Item type Change Request

Polarion Software - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 17:39
Polarion consultant Daniel Morris looks into the work item type for change management in Polarion's MedPack solution for medical device developers.
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BlazeMeter now Supports Selenium Performance Testing.

Software Development Tools Directory - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 16:11
BlazeMeter, the leading load and performance testing as a self-service platform for mobile, web and APIs, today announced a new multi-phase technology partnership with Sauce Labs. This technology partnership will enable developers to seamlessly c ...
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Software Development Tools Directory - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 15:49
phpspec is a development tool, designed to help you achieve clean and working PHP code by using a technique derived from test-first development called (spec) behaviour driven development (BDD), or SpecBDD.
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Mobile Test Automation with Selendroid

Software Development Tools Directory - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 15:40
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.
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KADOS - Open Source Scrum

Software Development Tools Directory - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 15:37
KADOS is a web tool for managing Agile projects (Scrum more specifically) through visual boards on which are displayed post-its representing User Stories, Tasks, Activities, Issues, Actions, Bugs and any objects you wanted your project to manage.
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Progress Named to Inaugural CRN Cloud Partner Program Guide

Progress Software News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 14:01
Progress Named to Inaugural CRN Cloud Partner Program Guide
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Progress Kicks Off Exchange 2014 with Global Partner Awards

Progress Software News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 13:30
Progress Kicks Off Exchange 2014 with Global Partner Awards
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Reminder for November Workshops Latest News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:57
We are very pleased to remind you about our upcoming online Ranorex training course, scheduled for this fall.

Get firsthand training with Ranorex professionals and learn how to get the most out of Ranorex Studio at one of these workshops.

Look at the schedules for additional workshops in the next few months.
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Spira v4.2 Now Available

Inflectra News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 01:00
We are pleased to announce the release of SpiraTest, SpiraPlan and SpiraTeam, the latest version of our award-winning requirements management, test management and agile project-planning ALM suite. This new version provides a completely redesigned Scrum and Kanban planning board as well as enhanced source code integration and project planning.
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Get Started Kit for Open Source Success

Black Duck Software Press Releases - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 21:47

Start maximizing the benefits of open source in your organization! This Get Started Kit will provide you with the key resources you need to begin pro-actively managing your use of open source to build better software faster, including:

  • An Introduction to Open Source Governance and Compliance
  • An Open Source Value Assessment
  • An Open Source Risk Profile (OSRP)
  • Four Steps to Creating an Effective Open Source Policy (Whitepaper)
  • Cost, Freedom and Control: The Dividends of Migrating to Open Source (Whitepaper)
  • Customer Case Study: Samsung Wins Big with Open Source Lifecycle Strategy
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Korean Developers Introduced to Polarion At MDS Automotive Technical Conference

Polarion Software - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 17:42
Attendees from the Korean automotive industry learn about Polarion's solution from MDS Technology, our South Korea country partner.
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The Power of the Team

power_of_the_teamThey say no man is an island. We are not meant to be alone. While sometimes we may wish the opposite, as part of a programming team, we do rely on each other to build and deploy quality applications. And as we know, quality code truly is a team effort.

So how do we know that our code is good? How can we know with any certainty that we have squashed any bugs before deploy?

We know well written code and well tested code is the result of well managed code. Code coverage helps unite all those efforts. It is an essential tool for identifying where you can improve your tests, and your code, as early in the development cycle as possible. Effective tests are critical for delivering high quality code, reducing risks and maintenance costs, and increasing customer satisfaction.

For example, code coverage provides your team with both the big picture and the small details. Managers are able to see project overviews at-a-glance, see team wide trends and can drill down into the details when needed. Developers and QA members can log-in to see the results of their individual efforts as well as their team’s overall efforts are trending. This serves as the hub for the team’s code coverage, aggregating coverage across projects, teams and, if desired, an entire organization.

Adding in a layer of transparency and accountability that all members of the team can see will help improve the quality of code. Need to see it to believe it? Request an online overview from us and we can walk you through the benefits.

The post The Power of the Team appeared first on NCover.

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The First Step to Agile Requirements Change Management

Intland Blog - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 09:29
We often hear from Executives that the “Agile Methodology is a software development model for managing changing requirements” or perhaps just “changing requirements”. However if we go a little deeper and ask about their understanding of changing requirements or how
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Updated NUnit Plugin Available for SpiraTest / SpiraTeam

Inflectra News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 01:00
We are pleased to announce the release of an updated plugin for the popular NUnit unit testing framework. The latest version of the plugin provides support for both NUnit v2.5.5 and v2.6.3.
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Updated FitNesse Plugin for Spira RemoteLaunch

Inflectra News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 01:00
We are pleased to announce the release of an updated plugin for the popular FitNesse acceptance testing framework. The v4.0.0 version of the plugin provides enhanced reporting for users of SpiraTest v4.0 and SpiraTeam v4.0 or later.
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