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No matter what industry you're in, software is increasingly becoming the interface to your business. Organizations that are able to increase the speed and quality of innovative software releases will capitalize on differentiable competitive advantages; those that cannot will languish behind competitors. Not surprisingly, many enterprises have begun flirting with the idea of accelerating the SDLC to drive innovation through software. However, it's critical to realize that there's an optimal balance between speed and quality with software delivery-as with all engineered products. We're in an era in which leading organizations must reassess the true "cost of quality" for software. Remember: the cost of quality isn't the price of creating quality software-it's the penalty or risk incurred by failing to deliver quality software. As organizations begin to accelerate the ... (more)

Podcast: Development Testing for Embedded Software

In the latest Techpost Media podcast, Parasoft Product Manager Jason Schadewald shares his insights on testing the software that drives embedded devices. Jason explains that the trick to great software testing is to avoid grand visions and ambition and simply start tackling each small test problem on its own. You can always stitch everything together into a complete testing process later. Listen to the 15-minute podcast Want Quality Software Testing? Lose The Ambition to learn why: Working with devices requires a different approach to traditional app development for web browse... (more)

How to Accelerate the SDLC: Service Virtualization

Why Service Virtualization? By Wayne Ariola, Parasoft Chief Strategy Officer No matter what industry you're in, software is increasingly becoming the interface to your business. Organizations that are able to increase the speed and quality of innovative software releases will capitalize on differentiable competitive advantages; those that cannot will languish behind competitors. Not surprisingly, many enterprises have begun flirting with the idea of accelerating the SDLC to drive innovation through software. However, it’s critical to realize that there's an optimal balance between ... (more)

Top 13 Development Testing Resources of 2013

In 2013, Parasoft noticed 2 trends in Development Testing resource access. At the technical level, interest spanned a broad spectrum of development testing practices (static analysis, secure application development practices, unit testing, etc.). At the same time, development leaders and executives were busy researching the business value of a Development Testing Platform that consistently applies software quality practices throughout the SDLC— in a way that transforms traditional reporting into a system of decision. Development Testing Maturity Model [PAPER]  Parasoft developed t... (more)

Managing the Risks of SaaS Development with a Development Testing Platform

By Jason Schadewald (Product Manager, Parasoft) and Adam Trujillo (Technical Writer, Parasoft) According to technology research firm Gartner, the SaaS market was worth $14.5 billion in 2012 and expected to reach $22.1 billion by 2015. The rapid growth Gartner identifies should come as no surprise, considering SaaS’s potential to sharply reduce time to market and overhead associated with tracking and managing myriad versions and configurations of packaged software. By rolling out a single version of the software, SaaS also enables organizations to centralize control. Many ... (more)