5 Software Testing & QA Trends You Should Know in 2017
Suraj JayaramJan 16, 2017
Many organizations still overlook the importance of Software Testing, evident from the fact that they tend to invest much lesser in testing compared to other major IT departments. This increases the likelihood of failure, which would then account for a good portion of their IT budgets. Such expenses are avoidable with proper investment in testing. With the right investment and .. read more..
Software Development Face-off: Agile vs. Lean
Prashant ThomasJan 10, 2017
The right kind of project management methodology can do wonders in software development. However, when it comes to choosing one, people would want a lot of questions answered.
What is this Agile methodology we’ve been hearing about?
I’ve heard it’s quite similar to Lean methodology. Is it?
Does Agile actually mean Scrum?
Agile and Lean have been around for a very long time. But .. read more..
Shard or be Shredded
Prashant ThomasJan 06, 2017
“Bob: So, how do I query the database?
IT guy: It’s not a database. It’s a Key-Value store. . . .
You write a distributed map-reduce function in Erlang.
Bob: Did you just tell me to go **** myself?
IT guy: I believe I did, Bob.”
— Fault Tolerance cartoon, @jrecursive, 2009
Relational databases have been around for a while now. It was necessitated .. read more..