Some thoughts on Structuring modeling projects in Visual Studio Team Architect.

The success of using models [UML and non-UML] in the application lifecycle dependents deeply on how you’ve organized them, and with that also the success of the solution you are going to deliver. Models [mainly the UML ones] are used for communication. Communication with different sha... [More]

VSTA, the enterprise architect and the application lifecycle

There are a many types of architects in an organization and one of them is the enterprise architect, he / she architect’s enterprises. So, what do they do and how can ALM benefit from their work? Very brief they make ICT valuable and adoptable for the business, they are the bridge between busi... [More]

VSTA Layer Diagram and MEF– Does my Design Smell?

Did some playing with MEF and a Smelling Layer Diagram today… it turned out to be an interesting scenario. Some background. There are many anti-patterns, patterns which have been proven not to work well. Anti-patterns for buildings, for collaboration, for businesses... [More]

Rosario Video - Generate TestCases from ActivityDiagram

Played today with CommunityClips from Microsoft Office Labs... I made a video from some work [in progress] with Rosario Team Architect and Team Test. Actually, it was just meant to be for internal use only, but why not share it...  [I'm so 2.0 ] These posts have some m... [More]

Testing in the Lifecycle [ALM]... a focus on automation

When looking at all the available Testing Tools [for automation] and Test-Management Tools [for control]. You can conclude that there is a lot of help for automation and monitoring of testing, but not really helpful in the ALM. ALM and Automation. One of the important parts of ALM is the co... [More]