Let The Games Begin!

by

 

The Olympics are all about winning teams -- which country is first, and which country is best. Well, we thought we’d like to take some of the spotlight off the winners (just for a second) and focus a little on the guys and gals who come in last.

Nobody remembers the last place athletic team, but everyone remembers when a software team’s project or app fails spectacularly, sometimes even making headlines around the world. Despite such different outcomes, it turns out there is a huge likeness between the losing athletic team and the losing development team. To illustrate our point, we developed this infotoon below to show some of the similarities.

When you’re done, if you see any similarities in this cartoon to your development teams (or those of your friend’s), check out some resources on the CAST website that will help your friends go gold in their software development outcomes.

Click the image above to get the high-resolution infotoon.

Filed in: CAST News
Get the Pulse Newsletter  Sign up for the latest Software Intelligence news Subscribe Now <>
Open source is part of almost every software capability we use today. At the  very least libraries, frameworks or databases that get used in mission critical  IT systems. In some cases entire systems being build on top of open source  foundations. Since we have been benchmarking IT software for years, we thought  we would set our sights on some of the most commonly used open source software  (OSS) projects. Software Intelligence Report <> Papers
In our 29-criteria evaluation of the static application security testing (SAST)  market, we identified the 10 most significant vendors — CAST, CA Veracode,  Checkmarx, IBM, Micro Focus, Parasoft, Rogue Wave Software, SiteLock,  SonarSource, and Synopsys — and researched, analyzed, and scored them. This  report shows how each measures up and helps security professionals make the  right choice. Forrester Wave: Static Application Security Testing, Q4 2017  Analyst Paper
This study by CAST reveals potential reasons for poor software quality that  puts businesses at risk, including clashes with management and little  understanding of system architecture. What Motivates Today’s Top Performing  Developers Survey
Lev Lesokhin EVP, Strategy and Analytics at CAST
Lev spends his time investigating and communicating ways that software analysis and measurement can improve the lives of apps dev professionals. He is always ready to listen to customer feedback and to hear from IT practitioners about their software development and management challenges. Lev helps set market & product strategy for CAST and occasionally writes about his perspective on business technology in this blog and other media.
Load more reviews
Thank you for the review! Your review must be approved first
Rating
New code

You've already submitted a review for this item

|