5 Ways to Make Application Upgrades Less Painful
Every time your team finally gets used to the current version of the software you depend on, the company announces another upgrade. Switching to a new version of your legacy tech products is no simple task.
Creating Jenkins Pipeline for a Demo Project
In this blog we will provide step by step instructions to setup a demo environment with Jenkins based CI/CD pipeline which will build a sample web application, deploy it to our Integration environment and run sonar analysis for the master branch.
Let’s Talk about Value Stream Mapping with Respect to DevOps
In any software delivery organization, at any given point in time, multiple projects are running in parallel. Also, there are also numerous product versions released to the market which need to be supported. But would you agree that most teams in IT Service companies only g
Confluence Spreadsheets-Say Goodbye to Data Errors
One of the many uses for Confluence tables is for planning. However good plans cannot be made when your data contains mistakes. Studies have shown that the error rates of manually entered data may be as high as 1% of the data. Imagine all of your information in your Conflue
How Will Atlassian's New Pricing Increase Affect Your Team?
The past two weeks were epic at Addteq communicating to our clients how the newly announced Atlassian pricing changes may affect their organizations. Besides endless calls during the day and sleepless nights preparing emails to customers, it was equally exciting to work wit
The Many Benefits of Customer Service Automation with Jira Service Desk (JSD)
In this fast-evolving digital age, customers expect timely responses to the queries or questions they have. This puts immense pressure on organizations who constantly seek new ways to serve their customers quickly and efficiently. The need to respond to customers in (almost)
Modernizing Capabilities: How an Automated Cloud Hosting Platform Can Give Your Team the Visibility It Needs
Improve Data Visibility To Save Your Company Money Businesses are increasingly moving to the cloud https://www.addteq.com/blog/2019/07/the-levels-of-cloud-migration. One 2018 study https://news.lenovo.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/RightScale-2018-State-of-the-Cloud-Report.
Your DevOps/ALM Initiatives are Likely to Fail without Quantitative Discovery
With software projects becoming increasingly complex, DevOps teams across the world are looking for ways to simplify the software delivery process, reduce costs, and improve software quality. Choosing the right methodologies, tools, and frameworks, has always been a challe
10 Tips to Increase Project Visibility and Collaboration
If your team can get more visibility into releases, you will have more confidence that the code you have developed meets the quality standards. With more visibility, you’ll be deploying faster, and meeting customer needs earlier. Visibility and collaboration are critical not
Complete your Continuous Delivery Pipeline with Integrated Customer Support
With business needs changing so frequently, and customers demanding new and improved features from software applications, there is a lot that continuous delivery offers to companies. Continuous Delivery, which is much broader than continuous deployment, ensures that the ent
Jira Software is So Much More Than a Defect Management Tool
In the world of software development, delivering a defect-free application tops the priority list for every organization. For this reason why many development teams require tools that can help them manage defect tracking. Despite having access to the plethora of features and
How Addteq Optimizes its Sales Team Process with Tempo Timesheets
Tempo has a great history with Addteq https://www.addteq.com/?utm_source=Addteq&utm_medium=Partner&utm_campaign=Collabs, who started using our product back in 2011. In 2015, we wrote a high-level blog on their reason for switching to Tempo Timesheets https://www.tempo.io/blo
Excellentable: Embed your Spreadsheets in Confluence
Confluence is a place where we create, organize and discuss work with our teams. But that's what Atlassian says. Most of us not only use Confluence for collaboration, documentation or as a Knowledge Base but also as a place to create drafts, write reports, take meeting notes
What makes DevOps and AWS a Match Made in Heaven
As software development teams struggle to maneuver through the various development hurdles, DevOps https://www.addteq.com/blog/2019/06/devops-a-crucial-stepping-stone-for-cxos-digital-transformation-aspirations helps them to respond to the needs of the business in near real-
5 Ways to Make Application Upgrades Less Painful
Every time your team finally gets used to the current version of the software you depend on, the company announces another upgrade. Switching to a new version of your legacy tech products is no simple task. Upgrades to enterprise software products can cost up to 30% of the p
Let's Talk about Integrated Application Lifecycle Management
As someone responsible for project delivery , you are well aware of the fact that you have to stick to deadlines. But have you ever wondered why deadlines are so important? It’s so that you can bring your product into the market much before your competition does - and stand
Why Product Companies Cannot Succeed with just DevOps - they need BizDevOps !
Despite all of the buzz around DevOps https://www.addteq.com/blog/2019/06/devops-a-crucial-stepping-stone-for-cxos-digital-transformation-aspirations, and all of the software development challenges it aims to overcome, not every organization is reaping the benefits of DevOps
Did You Know About These Software Manufacturing Wastes?
In the software world, solutions development takes place as a response to a specific problem statement. However, if the initial problem statement remains unsolved, all the money, effort, and time spent on software development is a waste, regardless of how efficiently it was
The Levels of Cloud Migration
4 Levels of Cloud Maturity: What Level is Your Business? Technology is advancing and aging application architectures can’t keep up. The need to upgrade a company’s whole data system in order to support new products and technologies is one of the key reasons that companies ac
Health clinic dazzles customers with amazing service in Jira Service Desk
Addteq recently had the opportunity to help the finance team of a health clinic that serves nearly one million people to revolutionize their service to both internal and external customers, using Jira Service Desk and Confluence. The Situation The finance team was split int
Making Agile Work for your Enterprise!!
As software forms the basis of every application today, developers across the world seek methodologies that can enable them to develop software in a quick and efficient manner. With changes in requirements happening so frequently, Agile is probably the best way to cater to
The Most High-performing Software and IT Teams Share these Values
Many IT organizations are under the impression that success comes from using the most modern tools, frameworks, and methodologies. Yes, they do play a role to a certain degree, what most organizations don’t realize is that it is the people who use these tools and technologie