Application Lifecycle Management

ALM is a set of pre-defined processes such as Requirements definition, design, development, testing, deployment, release and maintenance spanning across an entire lifecycle of a product.

5 Major Reasons of Software Project Failure

Managing an end-to-end application development and bringing process, teams, and tools together in a multi-tool, complex production environment has always been a painful, yet crucial job in any organization. This effort involves risks of miscommunication...

ALM Solutions for Bug Free On-time Product Delivery

Project and development managers face many challenges in delivering high quality software on time and budget. The goal of developing better software quickly and without sacrificing quality is often hindered by the various roles such as product owners,...

Deliver On-time – Eliminate Cost Overruns

All software development groups strive to deliver bug-free products on-time without running out of budget. Unfortunately, the opposite happens most of the time. In a paper “Why is Software Late? An Empirical Study of Reasons For Delay in Software Development”,...

Use ALM Solution for a Competitive Product Advantage

Why should an organization  use an ALM solution? The Application Lifecycle Management – ALM Solution has become essential for a well managed product development organization that wishes to deliver a high quality and competitive product with very timely...

The Thin Line between Reports and Dashboards

Almost all ALM tools provide you with the provision of collecting information and presenting them in various ways. Both Reports and Dashboards are used to serve a similar purpose of presenting the gathered information. However it has been observed that...

Kovair 7.0: Latest User Interface for the ALM Studio Products

Over the next few days, Kovair is about to unveil its Release 7.0 that contains a totally re-designed UI that has been re-done page by page from the ground up using the Web 2.0 design concepts. Many of you have provided valuable feedback in the past that...

DevOps-A Bridge between ALM and ITSM

DevOps is about bridging the often mutually competitive groups, which have conflicting goals, within an IT organization – developments and IT operations. Whereas the development group aims at implementing functional business requirements on the application...

Delivering Enterprise Visibility and Control Across All Development Tools and Platforms

Software development today has grown in complexity, with an influx of outsourced development resources, multiple locations, tighter deadlines and a tremendous need for tight coordination between disparate groups. Add to this, management’s pressures...