According to the results of a new global study, commissioned by CA
Technologies, 72% of organizations have implemented some aspect of DevOps but
when the study took a closer look at the numbers, only 20% of DevOps users
have put all the parts in place to reap the full benefits of DevOps.
Unlike many IT-related concepts, DevOps doesn't revolve around a specific
type of technology, and it can't be classed as a methodology either. Indeed,
DevOps generally requires blending a number of different technologies,
skill-sets, tools and methods.
A useful way to think of DevOps is as a philosophy, i.e., a way of life for
those involved in software development, delivery and maintenance. In line
with this, cultural transformation to create cross-functional alignment and
harmony is key.
Success in practice requires a business-led approach, adequately skilled and
collaborative IT... (more)
In the first code challenge of its kind, Visual WebGui is offering a $10,000
and giving away prizes valued at thousands of dollars in their call to
developers to be the first to submit a Webmail application written by another
framework with fewer lines of code. Developers can register for the Code
Challenge on-line from anywhere in the world, but special prizes will be
distributed to those who sign up at Visual WebGui’s booth 316 at PDC or
booth V5 Tech-Ed.
According to CEO Navot Peled, “Developers understand the importance of
being productive in a challenging economy environmen... (more)
Azure Cloud on Ulitzer
Gizmox, the developer of Visual WebGui, today announced that it will reveal
its application platform atop Windows Azure and its development
framework, VWG platforms offers a push-button .NET desktop legacy
application migration path to Windows Azure. With VWG enterprises will be
able to migrate to Windows Azure, by reusing their existing Windows software
code on Windows Azure without re-write or re-engineering. The process is as
simple as copying and pasting the Windows code into VWG, selecting Windows
Azure run in VWG SDK, and run.
"With our unique u... (more)
This article was written by Gil Zilberfeld, Product Manager, Typemock.
The first tool you need is a testing framework. You have a couple of choices
there. If you are using Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Professional or above,
you already have the Microsoft unit testing framework installed. The
framework comes also with Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team System.
You may also decide to go with one of the open source
frameworks: NUnit, MbUnit (now part of theGallio project) or xUnit. There
are minor differences between the different frameworks, but the main features
are the same. Howev... (more)
Gizmox, the developer of the award-winning Visual WebGui (VWG) web, cloud and
mobile delivery platform, has announced that it has received a strategic
investment from Citrix Systems. As part of the investment, Gizmox and Citrix
are working together to enable enterprises to deliver existing and new
applications to the rapidly expanding set of HTML5-enabled devices. This will
drive further innovation in delivering applications to any device, anywhere.
VWG technology enables data-centric enterprise applications to run on HTML5
Web, Cloud and Mobile platforms as secured-by-design ric... (more)