Agile is not globally applicable. Software analytics offers a way to keep pace with Agile development cycles while creating a view into the quality, maintainability and technical risk of the work delivered. This is the type of insight and solution that is needed to responsibly move forward with Agile Transformation.
Erik Oltmans, an Associate Partner from EY, Netherlands, spoke at the Software Intelligence Forum on how the consulting behemoth uses Software Intelligence in its Transaction Advisory services.
Erik describes the changing landscape of M & A. Besides the financial and commercial aspects, PE firms now equally value technical assessments, especially for targets with significant software assets. He goes on to detail how CAST Highlight makes these assessments possible with limited access to the targetâ€™s systems, customized quality metrics, and liability implications of open source components - all three that are critical for an M&A due diligence.