If you haven't heard yet, CollabNet just put out some very big news for
managing and gaining value from DevOps.
We introduced CollabNet DevOps Lifecycle Manager (DLM) - a platform designed
exclusively for providing a single pane of glass, dashboard, and traceability
views across your DevOps toolchain and processes from planning to operations
and that can be traced back to planning and development.
CollabNet DLM gives companies a holistic view of the entire software
development lifecycle with continuous feedback-all by leveraging your
existing investment from point-tool vendors.
The CollabNet lab started working on this new product after seeing a gap in
the market and listening to the needs of customers related to the DevOps
toolchain. Due to the number of point solutions available for every part of
the software development lifecycle-tools for plan and build, and all ... (more)
The general concepts of DevOps have played a central role advancing the
modern software delivery industry. With the library of DevOps best practices,
tips and guides expanding quickly, it can be difficult to track down the best
and most accurate resources and information. In order to help the software
development community, and to further our own learning, we reached out to
leading industry analysts and asked them about an increasingly popular tenet
of a DevOps transformation: collaboration.
We asked Michael Azoff, Principal Analyst at Ovum; Clive Longbottom, founder
of and anal... (more)
What is inner source? I spoke about it during my webinar on Tuesday, Nov. 8,
but here's a review.
At its most fundamental level, inner source is about replicating successful
work practices of the open-source world to commercial software projects.
There are numerous examples of open source software making big splashes in
the commercial space - Linux, Firefox, Apache - and inner source takes many
of the lessons learned from these massively successful projects and shows you
how you can apply some of those same ideologies and practices to your
In the article "Getting Start... (more)
CollabNet has a long history helping the federal market build quality
software at speed, including the Department of Defense (DoD), which is,
believe it or not, one of the most active software developers in the world.
Federal software needs range widely - from military and defense systems, to
communications, command and control and operations - so you can imagine how
complex the development and delivery processes have become. With so many
layers of DoD software development, corralling the systems into a manageable
workflow is an enormous task, and that's where Forge.mil comes in.... (more)
Managers Don’t Have to Hate Agile
Earlier this year Forbes published an article titled "Why Do Managers Hate
Agile?" The author,Steve Denning, builds a case for managers hating Agile due
to "management" and "Agile" being defined as two different worlds. It's like
Men are From Mars and Women are from Venus, only we're talking about the IT
world and management and developers, instead of men and women. The article
caught my attention for the obvious reason that CollabNet sells products and
services to help support Agile development efforts, sparking the question,
"Why would manager... (more)