The latest No Nonsense Tech Talk

Last week, I had my last day after 12 years at IBM (and four more at Rational / ATTOL). Looking back, great satisfactions and challenges paved the way along with best-of-breed products, development, support and consulting teams. I'll miss the passionate and talented people (and friends) I have been privileged [...]
Fri, Mar 20, 2015, Continue reading at the source
In (specially) mainframe development environment, there are situations in which duplicate element names can be problematic. And from time to time I get helping customers migrate to Rational Team Concert, I find them asking of a way of ensuring this source elements names uniqueness in SCM can be enforced. In [...]
Mon, Mar 02, 2015, Continue reading at the source
IBM Interconnect 2015 is just around the corner. In fact, I leave today for a week of jam-packed activities and networking. This networking involves my IBM colleagues, both existing ones and new ones I will meet for the first time, as well as customers. I'm using the Event Connect [...]
Fri, Feb 20, 2015, Continue reading at the source
Many enterprises are finding RUP to be too costly, prescriptive and heavyweight, doesn't provide the expected improvements in quality or time to value, and as a result often isn't really followed by project teams. At the other end of the spectrum, Scrum is probably too simple, or a poor fit [...]
Thu, Feb 05, 2015, Continue reading at the source
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As RELM continues to grow and improve – the way in which we build Views is also changing. Recently Artifact Elements were introduced making the building of Views incredibly easy (check out this video for a sample: RELM View Builder Demonstration) Views are built using Artifact Elements – but someone has [...]
Thu, Feb 05, 2015, Continue reading at the source