Agile as per english dictionary means able to move quickly and easily. Agile inshort means iterative / incremental development methodology. It promotes Adaptive planning Evolutionary development and delivery A time-boxed iterative approach Encourages rapid and flexible response to change In simple terms I called it test based development where requiierement evolves with each iteration Honestly, last… Continue reading Agile


Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tools

Application lifecycle management (ALM) is the product lifecycle management (governance, development, and maintenance) of application software. It comprises of requirements management software architecture computer programming software testing software maintenance change management project management release management Some of the popular tools I have used which will discuss in this article Team Foundation Server from Microsoft IBM… Continue reading Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tools


DevOps & TEM

I will be writing series of articles on DevOps and TEM (Test Environment Management) under DevOps category. What is DevOps in nutshell Development keeps changing things based on user or market demands for new features (and fixes of existing features). Operations try to keep everything as constant as possible in order to deliver maximum availability and stability… Continue reading DevOps & TEM

Middleware · Tech Book

Quick guide to Websphere MQ

It is the Messaging style of communication the communication takes place between Queue Managers. Firstly the application program writes to the some name queue then the queue manager determines the location of those queues and handles all of the communication. MCA ( Message channel agent ) is the Queue Manager program to perform the network… Continue reading Quick guide to Websphere MQ

Misc · Tech Book · UNIX

Putty and Plink command line options

Putty can be used as remote ssh client tool. However today I learn few tricks on it. It can be used as command line tool to execute script on remote server. command prompt > putty.exe -t -ssh -l user -pw passwd -m C:\Users\irfan\Documents\run.txt host  *Replace user, passwd and host with actuals. Carate run.txt file in your documents… Continue reading Putty and Plink command line options