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SpiraTeam 5.1 Released by Inflectra, Enables Effective Program Management

Inflectra News - Mon, 12/12/2016 - 01:00

Inflectra® is pleased to announce the release of SpiraTeam 5.1, the latest version of its award-winning application lifecycle management (ALM) suite.

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PHP 7.0.0 Released

Software Development Tools Directory - Fri, 12/09/2016 - 15:46
The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.0.0. This release marks the start of the new major PHP 7 series. The release being introduced is an outcome of the almost two years development journey. It is a very special a ...
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Fast Web Performance Test Tool (fwptt)

Software Development Tools Directory - Fri, 12/09/2016 - 09:53
Fast Web Performance Test Tool (fwptt) is a open source Web application tester program for load testing web applications. It can record normal and ajax requests. I tested it on applications, but it should work with jsp, php or other.
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NetSuite ODBC Driver

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 17:24
Devart ODBC Driver for NetSuite provides high-performance and feature-rich connectivity solution for ODBC-based applications to access NetSuite ERP from Windows, both 32-bit and 64-bit. Full support for standard ODBC API functions and data types ...
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Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 17:22
Dagger is a fully static, compile-time dependency injection framework for both Java and Android. It is an adaptation of an earlier version created by Square and now maintained by Google. Dagger aims to address many of the development and performa ...
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Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 17:14
Twister is an open source, highly customizable test execution framework enables QA teams to fully automate manual testing processes and increase productivity by an order of magnitude. Twister's open, extensible and scalable framework architecture ...
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Ranorex 6.2 Released Latest News - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 12:29

We’re excited to announce that Ranorex 6.2 is ready for you to download! In this release, we’ve focused on providing you with an advanced technology support for desktop and mobile applications as well as on making it easier for teams with mixed skills to collaborate on test automation projects.

Advanced Technology Support

We’ve made the support of innovative technologies a priority and now enable testing of Chromium-based frameworks in desktop apps and WKWebView objects in iOS apps.

Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) support

CEF is one of the most frequently used frameworks for embedding web content in desktop applications. Next to Google’s native CEF implementation, we now also support testing of these Chromium-based frameworks:

  • CefSharp
  • Electron
  • NW.Js
  • Qt WebEngine

Find out more about the CEF support

WKWebView support

The WKWebView class enables you to embed interactive web content in your iOS mobile applications. Using Ranorex 6.2, you can now test your embedded WKWebView objects.

User Code Library

Sometimes, you need to add further functionality to your tests with user code. We understand that in a team with mixed skills, not everyone wants to code. That’s why we’ve introduced the user code library with Ranorex 6.2. It gives you direct access to the user code methods your colleagues have previously created in a test automation solution, so you can add additional functionality to your tests without writing a single line of code.

A quick overview of the workflow:

If you’re a developer or tester with programming skills, you can start by filling the user code library with user code methods. You can logically organize methods that relate to a specific workflow or application area. A tip: Add a description to each method. This makes it easier for your colleagues to find the right user code method .

As a tester in your team, you can directly access the library from the action table and select a method from there to use it as an action. This way, you can add further functionality to your tests without having to dip into code!

Find out more about the user code library

We hope you have as much fun using this update as we’ve had creating it!

Learn more about Ranorex 6.2 Download Free 6.2 Trial

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OpenMake Release Engineer to be Offered as Open Source

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 18:54
OpenMake Software announced it will offer its Application Release Automation (ARA) Solution, Release Engineer, as an Open Source offering under the FreeBSD License. The Open Source offering will be available March of 2017 and will be based on the ...
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Node.js Foundation To Oversee Node.js Security Project

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 18:08
The Node.js Foundation, a community-led and industry-backed consortium to advance the development of the Node.js platform, today announced that the Node.js Security Project will become a part of the Node.js Foundation. Under the Node.js Foundatio ...
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Parasoft Announces Updates to Its Development Testing Solution

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 17:43
Parasoft has announced the latest release of Development Testing Platform (DTP) and DTP Engines for C/C++, .NET, and Java (C/C++test, dotTEST, and Jtest). Parasoft DTP consistently applies software quality practices across teams and throughout th ...
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The Henry Ford Brings 26 Million Artifacts and 300 Years of American History to Digital Reality with Progress Sitefinity

Progress Software News - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 10:00
The Henry Ford Brings 26 Million Artifacts and 300 Years of American History to Digital Reality with Progress Sitefinity
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VisibleThread Users Conference 2016 – Slides

VisibleThread - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 18:28
VisibleThread Users Conference 2016 – Recordings & Slide Decks


We had a really great users’ conference this year in Fairfax, Virginia. Here are the recordings and slide decks from the main sessions.

Session 1 Recording

Conference Keynote
Josh BernoffWriting without Bullshit

Slide Deck

Session 2

Fergal McGovern – CEO | VisibleThread
Corporate Overview & Vision

Slide Deck

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Session 3

Kenneth Fried CEO | Fairfield Technologies
Pratical Tips for Improving Sales and Slicing Costs Using VisibleThread

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Session 4

Kevin Maier Milestone Systems
Automating Sales Process steps to drive Competitive Advantage

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Session 5

Lindsay Dudbridge American Society of Clinical Oncology
How ASCO quality check written content for clarity

Slide Deck

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Sessions 6 & 7

Jason O’Connell CTO | VisibleThread
What’s new in VisibleThread Docs – Version 2.13

Slide Deck

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Session 8
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Session 9
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Oracle Pledges $1.4 Billion to Support Computer Science Education in the European Union

Oracle Database News - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 15:00
Press Release Oracle Pledges $1.4 Billion to Support Computer Science Education in the European Union Part of Oracle’s Greater $3.3 Billion Annual Investment to Accelerate Digital Literacy Worldwide

Redwood Shores, Calif.—Dec 1, 2016

Today, the European Commission and DIGITALEUROPE launched the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition, a multi-stakeholder partnership to bolster computer science (CS) and coding proficiency at all levels within Europe’s workforce pipeline. In conjunction, Oracle announced a three-year investment totaling $1.4 billion in direct and in-kind support of CS education throughout the European Union (EU) member states.

Nearly 1,000 EU educational institutions currently collaborate with Oracle Academy, Oracle’s flagship program in education philanthropy that brings computer science education to nearly 3.1 million students in 110 countries. As part of today’s pledge, Oracle Academy aims to train 1,000 additional EU educators in CS, Java and Database instruction, as well as reach students across an added 1,000 EU educational institutions over the next three years.

“Digitally skilled professionals are critical to Europe’s competitiveness and capacity for innovation,” said John Higgins, Director General, DIGITALEUROPE. “Over the last ten years, we’ve seen the demand for workers with computer science and coding skills grow by four percent each year. Oracle’s efforts to bring computer science into classrooms across the European Union will help strengthen our digital economy.”

“At Oracle, we are thrilled to inspire and engage students from all different parts of the world in computer science,” said Alison Derbenwick Miller, Oracle Academy Vice President. “Earlier this year, Oracle made significant commitments to the White House’s CS for All and Let Girls Learn initiatives. Today’s announcement continues our momentum to advance digital education and increase diversity in technology fields globally.”

Additionally, Oracle Academy will drive several programs during the next three years, including:

  • Invite National Coalitions in the EU member states to partner with Oracle Academy in delivering computer science education to teachers and students
  • Provide new higher education curriculum in emerging technologies
  • Level Oracle Academy’s entire curriculum to the European Qualifications Framework (EQF)

Today’s commitment is an extension of Oracle’s pledge in 2013, which trained and empowered 1,246 EU educators to teach computer science, as well as added 203 EU educational institutions to Oracle Academy.

  Contact Info Julie Sugishita
Oracle Corporate Communications
1.650.506.0076 About Oracle Academy

As Oracle’s flagship philanthropic educational program, Oracle Academy advances computer science education globally to drive knowledge, innovation, skills development, and diversity in technology fields, offering a free and complete portfolio of software, curriculum, hosted technology, faculty trainings, support, and certification resources. Supporting more than 3.1 million students annually in 110 countries, the program works with public and private partners to provide the tools educators need to engage, inspire and prepare students to become innovators and leaders of the future. Through Oracle Academy, students receive hands-on experience with the latest technologies, helping to make them college and career ready in the era of big data, cloud computing, the Internet of Things, and beyond.

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Internet of Things: Creating Challenges for Medical Device Manufacturers

Polarion Software - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 07:22

We recently posted "Internet of Things: Expanding Into Medical Device Enterprise," and welcome you to part two of the ongoing discussion about medical devices and the Internet of Things (IoT).

The post Internet of Things: Creating Challenges for Medical Device Manufacturers appeared first on Polarion Software Blog.

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TOTAL .NET Protector

Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 11/30/2016 - 16:37
Since .NET is a managed environment, there is always the downside of having your code open to anyone using Reflector or Refractor. Skater TOTAL converts the decompilable Microsoft Intermediate Language code (MSIL or CIL) of your assemblies into n ...
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dbForge Data Pump for SQL Server

Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 11/30/2016 - 16:33
SSMS add-in for filling SQL databases with external source data and migrating data between systems. The tool supports 10+ widely used data formats and includes a number of advanced options and templates for recurring scenarios.
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Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 11/30/2016 - 16:31
Coconut is a functional programming language that compiles to Python. Since all valid Python is valid Coconut, using Coconut will only extend and enhance what you're already capable of in Python. Why use Coconut? Coconut is built to be fundamenta ...
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Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 11/30/2016 - 16:27
Android's ever-expanding ecosystem of devices creates a unique challenge to testing applications. Spoon aims to simplify this task by distributing instrumentation test execution and displaying the results in a meaningful way. Instead of attemptin ...
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Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 11/30/2016 - 16:25
GoshawkDB is an open source distributed, transactional, fault-tolerant object store, which puts its semantics and guarantees front and center.
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