Help Your Organization Avoid DevOps, Agile, & Lean Transformation Failures with Tasktop and Vivit

Vivit, an independent, non-profit organization representing the Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) software community, aims to foster education, community building, and advocacy for its members. Since Tasktop’s mission is to connect the world of software delivery, it only makes sense for Tasktop to be involved in the conversation. With 76 local chapters spanning 28 countries and …

Building a Cross-Platform Desktop Application with AngularJS and Java

Building cross-platform desktop applications usually means compromising on user experience, ease of development or both. Below I detail the reasoning and trade-offs behind an approach that involves state of the art technologies and development methodology with fewer compromises. Web technologies (HTML, CSS and JavaScript) are arguably the best choice for a cross-platform UI in most …

Announcing the Tasktop July 2016 Release and what it means to support Enterprise Agile

As predictable as the arrival of the end of July, so too is the predictability of Tasktop’s quarterly release train. Every three months, we release our entire product line, adding additional endpoints, adding support for the new version releases for endpoints we already support and enhancing our products with features that streamline and automate SDLC …

OSLC Survey Provides Insights into Needs for Software Integration Standards

Open Services for Lifecycle Collaboration (OSLC) is an open community that builds standards to solve a tough problem: how to integrate the specialized software used by different software and systems development practitioners so that teams and their tools can work better together. Tasktop Sr. Director of Business Development, Wesley Coelho, recently published an article on DZone, in which …

German Auto Industry Trimming Development Time with Lean ALM

If you agree that Germany epitomizes automotive manufacturing excellence, then you may be interested to know that improving software development processes has become a major theme for leading German auto manufacturers. In her 2014 CeBIT speech, Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke about the need to embrace the challenge of becoming a leader in software development to stay …