Tag: Jay Sappidi

Are you load testing? Great. Are you counting on load testing to protect your organization from a catastrophic system failure? Well, that’s not so great.

Load Testing Fails Facebook IPO for NASDAQ

When I speak to customers and prospects trying to incorporate static code analysis into their software development processes, one of the most common questions that I get is “How do we incorporate the outputs of static analysis into SLAS?” Given the prevalence of outsourcing in Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies, this question is not surprising. Companies have always struggled to measure the quality of products being delivered, beyond the typical defect densities measured after the fact.

Structural Quality Metrics in Outsourcing SLAs

Gandhi once said “Faith should be enforced by reason, if it becomes blind it dies”. The same message is at the core of Dr. Bill Curtis’s “fourth wave in software engineering” –which suggests that faith in your application software should be enforced with measurement.

Blind Faith and Black Code