Software development process

Raft awarded Air Force contract to support Kessel Run's "Cloud CITI"

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 12:03am

The contract includes supporting external Department of Defense (DoD) software initiatives, promoting a culture of continuous improvement, and creating warfighter value at Kessel Run.

Key Points: 
  • The contract includes supporting external Department of Defense (DoD) software initiatives, promoting a culture of continuous improvement, and creating warfighter value at Kessel Run.
  • "Raft is proud to partner with the Air Force and Kessel Run to support the secure, rapid development and delivery of combat capability wherever it is needed and when it is needed most," said Shubhi Mishra, Founder & CEO of Raft.
  • Kessel Run embraces change through a "smaller is better" mindset, including lean and agile methodologies combined with continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD).
  • Its mission is to deliver combat capabilities warfighters love and revolutionize the Air Force software acquisition process.

Katalon Introduces TestOps, an Open and Comprehensive Test Orchestration Platform to Streamline DevOps

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 7:17pm

ATLANTA, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Katalon, Inc. , the provider of a leading test automation platform, today introduced Katalon TestOps, an open and comprehensive test orchestration platform designed to help enterprises scale test automation and streamline DevOps pipelines.

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  • ATLANTA, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Katalon, Inc. , the provider of a leading test automation platform, today introduced Katalon TestOps, an open and comprehensive test orchestration platform designed to help enterprises scale test automation and streamline DevOps pipelines.
  • "Efficient enterprise-grade DevOps are difficult to implement;there are too many knobs to turn and risks associated with it," said Vu Lam, CEO of Katalon.
  • The rising demand and need for complex software has inspired QA teams to seek ways to innovate, adapt, and scale.
  • New features like smart test schedulers and test planning mechanisms provide teams with the power to optimize test runs.

PSI Acquires ProSphere to Enhance its Position as a Health IT Leader

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 9:58pm

ProSphere has a strong culture of investing in its employees and is committed to serving its communities, its families, our Veterans, and their families.

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  • ProSphere has a strong culture of investing in its employees and is committed to serving its communities, its families, our Veterans, and their families.
  • We are proud to welcome ProSphere into the PSI family, said Terry Lin, CEO of PSI.
  • ProSphere was appraised at CMMI Level 3 for Services and Development and holds ISO 9001:2015, 20000-1:2011, and 27001:2013 certifications.
  • For more information about working with ProSphere, please contact us at bd@prosphere.com or visit our website at www.prosphere.com .

Cognosante Appraised at CMMI Level 3 for Service Delivery and Development

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 8:00pm

FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Cognosante today announced its Services and Development functions have been appraised at Level 3 of the CMMI Institute's Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) .

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  • FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Cognosante today announced its Services and Development functions have been appraised at Level 3 of the CMMI Institute's Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) .
  • As required by the Institute, Cognosante's Service Delivery and Development maturity is assessed every three years to maintain Maturity Level 3 appraisal ratings.
  • The 2021 appraisal marks the eighth year the company's Service Delivery appraised at Level 3, and sixth year for Development processes.
  • The CMMI for Development appraisal assessed Cognosante's solution development, product and systems integration, and use of the Solution Development Life Cycle Framework for Agile software development programs.

 Steve Wozniak to Imagine the Developer of the Future in 2021 DevOps World Keynote

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

CloudBees , the enterprise software delivery company and organizing sponsor of DevOps World , today announced Steve The Woz Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, as the conference headliner.

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  • CloudBees , the enterprise software delivery company and organizing sponsor of DevOps World , today announced Steve The Woz Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, as the conference headliner.
  • "Developers and engineers are creating masterpieces every day in code," said Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple.
  • "I'll be right at home speaking at DevOps World, surrounded by those who are creating the future right now in code that will ultimately change the world."
  • CloudBees is proud to, once again, bring DevOps World to the community that is literally building the future of software delivery right now.

Tricentis Reveals Trends in How the World’s Top Financial Organizations Accelerate Testing

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 2:00pm

For this analysis, Tricentis collected data from 110 Fortune 500 (or global equivalent) financial organizations - including banking, insurance, payments providers, financial services, and more - across Europe, the Americas, and Asia-Pacific.

Key Points: 
  • For this analysis, Tricentis collected data from 110 Fortune 500 (or global equivalent) financial organizations - including banking, insurance, payments providers, financial services, and more - across Europe, the Americas, and Asia-Pacific.
  • The latest analysis in Tricentis broader longitudinal study on how the worlds top organizations test includes the following findings:
    Enterprise financial organizations are complex, highly regulated environments, said Jori Ramakers, director of customer experience strategy at Tricentis.
  • Thoroughly testing their financial systems as they evolve at speed can be as dire as it is daunting.
  • Tricentis is the global leader in enterprise continuous testing, widely credited for reinventing software testing for DevOps, cloud, and enterprise applications.

2021 State of DevOps Report Finds It’s Not Tech but Culture that Keeps Teams Stuck in the Middle of their DevOps Evolution

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 2:00pm

Puppet conducted the first State of DevOps Report ten years ago when DevOps adoption was not ubiquitous.

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  • Puppet conducted the first State of DevOps Report ten years ago when DevOps adoption was not ubiquitous.
  • The 2021 report found that many organizations in the middle stages of their DevOps evolution have plateaued.
  • The report found 91 percent of highly evolved teams report a clear understanding of their responsibilities to other teams compared to only 32 percent of low-evolution teams.
  • The 2021 State of DevOps Report from Puppet shows that team identities and clear interaction paradigms matter.

Sysdig Announces Intent to Acquire Apolicy for Infrastructure as Code Security With Auto Remediation

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 2:00pm

Sysdig, Inc. , the secure DevOps leader, announced intent to acquire Apolicy to shift security further left and expand the Sysdig offering to include Infrastructure as code (IaC) security.

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  • Sysdig, Inc. , the secure DevOps leader, announced intent to acquire Apolicy to shift security further left and expand the Sysdig offering to include Infrastructure as code (IaC) security.
  • As teams codify infrastructure using IaC tools like Terraform, CloudFormation, etc., it can be easy to overlook security.
  • Checking for security as configurations are defined shifts security further left, allowing teams to identify and resolve issues before infrastructure is deployed.
  • By integrating IaC security into the secure DevOps workflows, teams can shift security further left, improving security and reducing alert fatigue for security teams.

Anitian Named a Vendor in Gartner Hype Cycle for Agile and DevOps

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 12:00pm

According to Gartner, "The DevOps Hype Cycle includes key approaches and technologies used to support a DevOps initiative.

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  • According to Gartner, "The DevOps Hype Cycle includes key approaches and technologies used to support a DevOps initiative.
  • At this time, DevOps is a proven perspective to enable practitioners to optimize customer value, cost and risk."
  • As stated in the report, "Continuous compliance automation (CCA) integrates compliance and security policy enforcement into DevOps delivery pipelines.
  • "Anitian being named by Gartner as a Vendor in their latest Hype Cycle reinforces the value of our pre-engineered Compliance Automation and SecureCloud Platforms for our customers."

JFrog Completes Acquisition of Vdoo

Monday, July 19, 2021 - 9:05pm

JFrog Ltd. (JFrog) (NASDAQ: FROG), the liquid software company, today announced the closing of the previously reported acquisition of product security company Vdoo Connected Trust Ltd. (Vdoo).

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  • JFrog Ltd. (JFrog) (NASDAQ: FROG), the liquid software company, today announced the closing of the previously reported acquisition of product security company Vdoo Connected Trust Ltd. (Vdoo).
  • JFrog will share financial and operational updates during its second quarter earnings call on August 5th, 2021.
  • JFrog is trusted by millions of users and thousands of customers, including a majority of the Fortune 100 companies that depend on JFrog solutions to manage their mission-critical software delivery pipelines.
  • Examples of such forward-looking statements include statements regarding the acquisition of Vdoo, our leadership position in the markets in which we participate, our ability to meet market demands and our expectations regarding the acquisition of Vdoo by us, including our ability to successfully integrate the acquisition into our business operations, including the DevOps platform, and realize anticipated benefits and synergies from the acquisition.