Agile Development

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Can agile scale and does it matter?

Most literature on scaling addresses how to overcome objections and best do it, but perhaps 'Does agile scale?' is simply the wrong question

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2016 enterprise software: 5 industry predictions

What does the future of software look like? Experts share their opinions on how the industry will shift in 2016

Agile Development Tools for Working at Warp Speed

9 agile development tools for working at warp speed

Agile everywhere: Powerful, intuitive tools are spreading the agile gospel from software development to the business at large

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New Docker tool removes a big barrier for enterprises

With the Universal Control Plane, companies get operational control without restricting developers

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Continuous improvement starts with IT culture

How to avoid IT's three toxic characteristics and create a culture of continuous improvement

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Is your business a digital enterprise?

Creating a digital enterprise that uses technology to accelerate and transform business models is critical

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7 agile certifications to take your career to the next level

The agile methodology has changed the face of software development and project management -- and also increased demand for professionals with agile skills

Take agile methodology beyond the team

A quick guide to scaling an agile software delivery lifecycle across your organization

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Businesses will eat up Amazon API Gateway

Apigee, Mashery, MuleSoft, and WSO2 pioneered the technology, but AWS is about to make it mainstream

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Comparing scaling agile frameworks

As larger organizations scramble to apply agile software development methodologies, it’s important to understand the pros and cons of the different approaches

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How to fix the tech talent shortage

There is a frightening shortage of IT skills in the United States today. Why is the shortage of skilled developers so threatening? Because failure to capitalize on digital trends and transform can result in lost competitive...

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Introducing Mob programming: The best team technique you've (probably) never heard of

Mob Programming extends Pair approach for productivity, quality gains in software development

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Making the case for agile in the enterprise

In part 1 of a three-part series on how IT leaders can make sense of agile methodologies, we look at the business case for agile (Includes video)

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When organizational debt slows software projects down

When companies embark on new software projects, they too often ignore organizational idiosyncrasies that make software tougher to deliver. Having a culture that is particularly tied to broken processes is one such issue that should be...

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Conquer continuous delivery with GitHub and Jenkins

GitHub and Jenkins together help make agile development real, enabling you to automate the build process and focus on test-first development

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Does software craftsmanship make project success harder to attain?

There's a relatively new movement among software developers called "software craftsmanship" which is meant to help developers learn the right approaches to avoid project failures. My experience has been that the software craftsman...

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How to use Git for continuous delivery

Agile development demands shorter cycles and better source control. Here's a quick primer on using Git and the Git-flow method of handling branches, commits, and merges

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5 steps for transforming your business using data

Digital organizations rely on their IT platform and on data-powered business processes. If your organization was not born digital, discover 5 steps that can bring you closer to a digital business and create new opportunities.

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