STARCANADA 2019 Preview: Document Generation for Regulated Industries

Are you someone working within a regulated industry that has extensive documentation requirements? Or does your company or client insist that you adhere to a documentation-heavy process? Although you may be thinking that the agile ideal that you have been striving for is now just a pipe dream, fear not! If you’ll be at STARCANADA […]

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Lightweight Text Editors — Ignite Talk
Lightweight Text Editors

In my latest Ignite Talk, I (quickly) discuss some lightweight text editors. There are appearances from Visual Studio Code, of course Vim, and some others. Given this is an Ignite Talk, I don’t get to cover any one editor in depth. An Ignite Talk consists of 20 slides auto-advancing every 15 seconds. This was given […]

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Signs Your Agile Adoption is Off Track – And How To Fix It

At The Agile Development Conference West in 2012, Tom Stiehm presented “Signs Your Agile Adoption is Off Track (And How To Fix It).” Adopting agile is often a difficult proposition with many variables and sometimes uneven results. Recognizing when your adoption isn’t working well and taking pro-active actions to put it back on track are […]

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Why Testers Need to Learn How to Code

Jeff Payne presented this Keynote address at the 2011 Better Software Conference.  Jeff addresses the changing landscape for software testing professionals and why they need to brush up on their coding skills. Better Software — Lightning Keynote

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Building Secure Applications

Tom Stiehm presented this presentation at the 2011 Better Software East Conference. Tom addresses how to build security into your applications using Agile best practices. Tom discusses practical implementation methods, including real-world examples, necessary architecture and tooling, and specific coding practices your application development teams need to implement to be successful. Better Software East

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