The DevOps battle field … provision, configure and deploy environments.

The current battle field in the software industry is among the provisioning and configuring of environments, specially cloud environments. To live the DevOps dream one of the skills a team must have is the capability to be fast and flexible in the provisioning, configuring and usages of environmen... [More]

DevOps technical meeting video: Ent DevOps | Cloud Teams | Dutch harbour case | Docker containers for DevOps

Live streamed on 16 Oct.. 2014 Welcome to the Live stream of our DevOps technical meeting! Program is as follows: 18.00-18.45u Introduction & Enterprise DevOps (Dave van Herpen, Sogeti NL) 18.45-19.30u Cloud Team, OneShare (Clemens Reijnen, Patriek van Dorp, Sogeti NL) 19.45-20.30u... [More]

Integrate Azure, Visual Studio Online and Office 365 with VSO Rest APIs.

With the just released Visual Studio Online Rest APIs you can do some wonderful things. For example: We create a solution to support project teams who use Azure for their development and test activities. Teams who use Visual Studio Online for their ALM infrastructure and Azure VMs for their Dev... [More]

The missing knowledge of testers in modern app development.

The game has changed for testers, they need to extend their basic testing skills when they want to stay valuable. As other team members, testers need to be a full member of the team with the current skill set this isn’t. While supporting teams for a long time in delivering software I noticed I’m al... [More]

DECK: Azure for Teams

More business value with fast and flexible teams. The deck I used (parts of it) at different conferences. Azure for software development teams from Clemens Reijnen Corresponding posts: Fast and Flexible. Fast and Flexible with Dev and Test Platforms as a Service. First meaningful ac... [More]

Team Member IDE in the Cloud, more possibilities... Complete Team

Azure for Teams Having a Team Member Desktop brings a team great benefits. Self-provisioning of environments for team members is one of these benefits, give the control to the Team responsible for the realization of the system. Helping to solve the team challenge of delivering fast and flexible n... [More]

Fast and Flexible.

Modern businesses need fast and flexible IT. Fast in the realization of systems to stay ahead of the competition. And flexible in the direction the system implementation goes to easily adopt innovations which can bring business benefit. Software dependencies A good practice for software developme... [More]

A Product Owner read up.

A small reading covering the role of the Product Owner in agile teams. What does the theory says about the Product Owner’s role? The Product Owner is responsible for maximizing the value of the product and the work of the Development Team. How this is done may vary widely across organizations, Scr... [More]

Testing in one week sprints, hierarchy backlog items and test coverage.

One week sprints are great and bring big benefits to you team and product. The artifacts that are in your system will be; the backlog with nice small backlog. That small that they can be realized in the one week sprint. your sprint will contain a test plan for the sprint, with related product ba... [More]

6 Testing with Visual Studio 2012 Agile TMap _ The QUALITY A-Z Roadshow

The QUALITY A-Z Roadshow: A full day overview, with demo’s and real world experiences of all the testing capabilities of Microsoft Visual Studio and needed testing practices. 1: Keynote: The Value of Quality 2: Test Planning 3: Test Specification and Execution 4: Test Controlling ... [More]