Category: Application Quality

Making the case for Software Intelligence over traditional testing methods.
Don’t Let Poor Software Quality Be the Iceberg to Sink Your Ship
Outlining the importance of secure, reliable software for the air travel industry.
CIO Perspective: Software Intelligence Puts SITA in Front of Airlines’ Back-Office App Issues
How to automate software quality discovery and remediation with CAST.
Flying High with Software Intelligence: A Guide for Technical Leads (Part 2)
Don't let new features distract you from true customer experience priorities. Why eliminating technical debt can be a bigger game-changer than you think.
How is Technical Debt Affecting Your Compound Interest with Customers?
To compete in a fast-paced digital world, CIOs need the best information about software health to make smart decisions.
CIO Perspective: Using Software Intelligence to Make Better Modernization Decisions
Open source is part of almost every software capability we use today. Can we be sure it's secure?
The Software Intelligence Report: What You Need to Know About Open Source Software
A true story about the value of nonfunctional software testing.
How Structural Defects Cause Mayhem – A Software Engineer’s Point of View
A tune-up may not be enough to help organizations adhere to MGT Act 101 to deliver secure and sustainable modernized systems.
Government Agencies and IT Modernization: What Will Propel the Great Leap Forward?
Naresh Choudhary from Infosys explains how the company is using Software Intelligence to improve software quality by up to 15%.
CIO Perspective: Software Intelligence as a Foundation for Machine Learning and AI
Lessons learned from American Express measuring quality in the software supply chain
IT Vendor Management Trends: Four Unexpected Benefits of Measuring Software Quality
Step one? Improve your diet. The second? Make sure the software that runs your business is prepared to take on the road ahead.
3 Ways Startups Can Transform Software Intelligence Into an IPO
With the increasing adoption of DevOps and CI/CD, QA teams are being decentralized. QA professionals must prioritize the structural health of complex software systems to prevent software risk accumulation in an Agile and automated world.
Making the QA Role Relevant in DevOps and CI/CD
Software Intelligence into the true effort, work and quality delivered by teams and partners should be standardized and consistent for complete transparency.
Why Measurement Matters in Outsourced Application Development
CAST is proud to announce that we have been included among the 10 most significant SAST vendors and named a “Strong Performer” in “The Forrester Wave™: Static Application Security Testing, Q4 2017
The Forrester Wave™: Static Application Security Testing, Q4 2017 - Forrester Names CAST Among the 10 Top For SAST
84% of breaches exploit vulnerabilities in the application layer. Is there a silver bullet for AppSec?
Get Creative with Your Application Security Strategy
Fashion retailer Forever 21 joined a very trendy, yet unexclusive club earlier this month when it announced its point-of-sales systems may have been breached. This blog examines how to integrate automated code review into application security strategies.
Don’t Be ‘Forever’ Vulnerable: Improve Your AppSec Posture
As banks, financial services and insurance organizations increase their reliance on software-based digital capabilities, they have big decisions to make on how they will protect business operations with effective software risk management.
QA Financial Forum Reviews the Impact of New Regulations on Software Risk Management
Software today is more complex than it has ever been. New technologies emerge rapidly and as applications evolve to utilize them, gaps occur. Some gaps result in “technical debt”, an industry term to describe development practices where ideal craftsmanship has not been achieved and additional work needs to be done.
CI/CD DevOps: Enhancing Continuous Delivery with Software Intelligence
Finding security, complexity and maintainability issues in complex business systems, improving development team throughput, and controlling global outsourcing contracts are not easy tasks; even the best analytics on the market still leave blind spots for technical teams looking to deliver better software and prevent outages. Addressing these issues takes a pragmatic approach to developing software and a passion for coding.
It Takes a Craftsman to Uphold Software Quality
When you are a consumer credit company, victimized recently by a serious security breach where hackers exploited an application vulnerability to steal the personal information of roughly 143 million people, what do you do for an encore? For Equifax, the encore may be “get hacked a second time.”
An Encore for Equifax?