Application Development and Maintenance
In Kanban implementation, it is critical to understand the dynamics of flow, progress bottlenecks and non-value-adding tasks (wastage) that inflate the lead time.
DevOps culture is gaining rapid momentum in the IT industry. It has enabled business to adopt agile software delivery methodologies like Continuous Integration...
(CI) & Continuous Delivery (CD) .These methodologies enable quicker issue resolution, instant feedback loops, and improved software quality. Also, they have proved to be cost saving to meet the ever- increasing demands of delivering better software, faster.
This is the second of a three-part paper on Kanban . In the first paper “Assessing Kanban fitment in the fluid and fast-paced world of software development” we explained Kanban principles in simple terms to make it easier to understand Kanban applicability ...
in software development projects along with the various facets of Scrum and Kanban that should be considered while selecting the method.
For efficient and faster software development cycles, enterprises have started adopting certain methodologies such as Kanban. The paper discusses the basics of...
Kanban, understanding its core principles, and its applicability in the HR function of an organization. The paper also talks about where Kanban stands with regard to Scrum, and where it can / cannot be implemented.
Digitization, cloud computing, and big data are taking over the business world as enterprises look to deploy newer features more often. To support...
this, businesses are seeking agility and continuous delivery through DevOps. However, they are facing multiple challenges while implementing DevOps for legacy systems. In this paper, we outline some of the issues faced and solutions to overcome them.
Most large organizations require global interactions on a day-to-day, if not hour-by-hour basis. The increasing complexity of such interactions leads to business...
delays and gaps in strategy. Organizations can facilitate immersive experiences by using virtual operations centers that leverage mobility and cloud computing. This will simplify complex, global multi-party interactions by creating a same-room effect and almost-physical collaboration.
'Agility' – that's the new watchword in most senior management circles. However, any 'agile' initiative must go beyond its mere adoption in a few projects. To successfully implement agility,...
enterprises need to understand the impact of agile across functions and develop frameworks to sustain it. Our experts present a roadmap based on these considerations to help organizations infuse agile into their practices for faster return on investment.
In an increasingly globalized economy, organizations often have development teams distributed across multiple geographic locations. This distributed environment poses certain challenges to the widely-used agile...
development and testing model. However, a mature approach can make the agile methodology work successfully towards its goal of rapidly delivering superior software quality even with teams spread across distant locations and time zones.
Companies rely on the successful execution of complex business processes. Multiple IT systems are part of these processes. The robustness, efficiency and success of these business processes impact customer satisfaction, business...
performance and enterprise agility. Consequently, companies must monitor the progress of business processes. In this white paper, Infosys’ experts present an SOA-based model to monitor a business process in a heterogeneous product environment.
This white paper is a bonus feature of SETLabs Briefings issue on 'Performance Engineering and Enhancement' (January 2009)