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Some days it’s a challenge just to manage the people who sit within 10 feet of you, let alone someone who is 500 miles away or even on another continent. But that’s becoming more of an everyday... Follow The Fast Track on Twitter: http://twitter.com/intuitquickbase & Google+ at https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/106377964303068533661/+quickbase ... (more)

Agile Testing Challenges - Web Services Testing Issues

This is the fourth installment of blogs regarding the Top 5 Agile Testing Challenges. Now that Agile development is mainstream and each day more teams are migrating from Waterfall to Agile development, it's important to understand how this methodology shift impacts testing teams. This blog is the first in a series of blogs where I will break down the common challenges that Agile testing teams face and talk about how to solve them. For those that aren't familiar with the differences between Agile and Waterfall development, here is a quick refresher: Agile development introduces ti... (more)

SmartBear CodeCollaborator 7.0 Transforms the Agile Code Review Process

SmartBear Software on Tuesday announced Code Collaborator 7.0, a major release that makes peer code review more productive and automated than ever before. Featuring revamped navigation, a streamlined, intuitive user interface, and a new SOAP API, CodeCollaborator enables teams to align their code review process with the core principles of agile development and deliver quality software faster. Kirk Poore, Software Engineer at DeniServ, LLC, a subsidiary of Delta Dental, said, “CodeCollaborator 7.0’s newly simplified review screens make it much easier to ensure everyone has review... (more)

Agile Testing Challenges: Overcoming Quality, Process and Team Issues

Agile development focuses on fast and efficient software delivery. Agile testing requires the same speed and flexibility. Software teams recognize that early testing increases the feedback that drives the success of Agile projects, but to be truly Agile, teams must be able to respond to changing requirements, quality and team issues quickly, efficiently and effectively. Click to Tweet: @SmartBear Webinar 5/24 w/ add'l Experts @lisacrispin @mheusser @bobgalen Overcoming #Agile #Testing Challenges ht.ly/aZ1Yc To learn how to make your testing more Agile, join SmartBear Software Vice ... (more)

WebEx WebOffice Alternative – Special Offer from Intuit QuickBase

Over 350,000 users world-wide have been relying on WebEx WebOffice to run their businesses on the Web. However, as of December 5, 2013, Cisco WebEx LLC has begun the End-of-Life (EOL) process for WebEx WebOffice ("WebExOne") and WebEx Workspace services. Intuit QuickBase is offering WebEx WebOffice customers a 25% discount for the first year. And as always, support is free. This offer will expire on January 31, 2014. For all WebEx WebOffice customers who may need to quickly find an alternative database platform for their applications - QuickBase is a cloud-based workspace for c... (more)