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5 02, 2013

Professional Scrum Developer

By | 2013-02-05T09:31:28+00:00 February 5th, 2013|Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Scrum|0 Comments

Northwest Cadence’s new Training Workshop: Professional Scrum Developer The Professional Scrum Developer (PSD) program is the best way to jumpstart a Scrum Development Team's efficiency and productivity. Great software development using Scrum and today's Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tools requires the seamless integration of the tool, a well-functioning team, and software development best practices. The [...]

5 02, 2013

Building Applications with Visual Studio 2012

By | 2013-02-05T09:15:03+00:00 February 5th, 2013|Visual Studio 11|0 Comments

Northwest Cadence’s new Training Course: Building Applications with Visual Studio 2012 This 3-day Training  Course focuses on the effective use of Visual Studio 2012 ALM tools.  Various members of software development teams, including developers, testers, and team managers, will learn how to improve their software development process, the quality of their code, and the speed [...]

4 02, 2013

Professional Scrum Master Course

By | 2013-02-04T16:31:05+00:00 February 4th, 2013|Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Scrum|2 Comments

Northwest Cadence’s new Training Course: Professional Scrum Master The Professional Scrum Master course covers Scrum basics, including the framework, mechanics, and roles of Scrum. This 2 day course teaches how to use Scrum how to optimize value, productivity, and the total cost of ownership of software products. Students learn through instruction and team-based exercises, and [...]

4 02, 2013

Kanban for Software Development

By | 2013-02-04T16:04:09+00:00 February 4th, 2013|Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Kanban|1 Comment

Northwest Cadence’s new Training Course: Kanban for Software Development   This 2-day Training  Course  teaches the techniques to implement Kanban in your organization. More than just a big board with cards on it, Kanban engages the entire enterprise to bring the benefits of flow-state to individuals and teams. We will follow industry-leading and proven practices, [...]

28 01, 2013

Enterprise Agility is Not an Oxymoron

By | 2013-01-28T16:56:07+00:00 January 28th, 2013|Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)|0 Comments

Northwest Cadence's new Workshop: Enterprise Agility is Not an Oxymoron   Every enterprise wants to develop software better, but adopting a methodology which fails to take into account your organization’s context, culture, and regulatory or legacy obligations is usually too risky. Too radical a change too quickly, or the wrong change too forcefully, can drive [...]

29 11, 2012

Removing Barriers for Adopting Iterative Development – Go Live

By | 2012-11-29T15:18:46+00:00 November 29th, 2012|Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)|0 Comments

Check out Northwest Cadence’s FREE series on Removing Barriers for Adopting Iterative Development.  Sign up for the first of five articles here: http://nwcremovingbarrierspart1.eventbrite.com Questions? Contact clientservices@nwcadence.com . Removing Barriers for Adopting Iterative Development By: James Tupper Northwest Cadence has spent the past several years studying patterns. Our focus is to measure the cadence of your [...]

20 08, 2012

2012 ALM Catalyst Double Feature: Test Manager and IntelliTrace and Test Impact Analysis

By | 2012-08-20T13:52:09+00:00 August 20th, 2012|Microsoft Test Manager, Visual Studio 11|0 Comments

Northwest Cadence is presenting a Double Feature Event!  You won't want to miss this 2hr event covering some of the features in the new Visual Studio 2012! Visual Studio 2012 ALM  Catalyst: Double Feature Event! Test Manager; Intellitrace and Test Impact Analysis Monday, August 27, 2012 | 9:00 - 11:00AM PT | Register Here  Summary: [...]

20 08, 2012

A Lap Around Visual Studio 2012 Event Schedule

By | 2012-08-20T11:21:12+00:00 August 20th, 2012|Visual Studio 11|1 Comment

With Visual Studio 2012's launch just around the corner, you will not want to miss the opportunity for Northwest Cadence to introduce you to many of the new features it has to offer! Below is a list of dates this event will be occuring.  Please feel free to click on the registration link below or [...]

2 08, 2012

40% off Summer Special

By | 2012-08-02T14:30:07+00:00 August 2nd, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Are you looking for training on Microsoft Test Professional/VS 2010 Ultimate? Register for our remote Testing with Test Professional 2010 and Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate course and receive 40% off!* *Register now! Special pricing applies to August course only. 40% off Summer Special! Use discount code SUMMER to receive 40% off the registration price! Special [...]

6 07, 2012

Mini Case Study for a Nation-Wide Computer Software Development Company

By | 2012-07-06T09:58:45+00:00 July 6th, 2012|Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Team Foundation Server|0 Comments

Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2010 Upgrade The Challenge: This nation-wide computer software development company was struggling with being on the antiquated TFS 2008 as it was hindering their ability to efficiently deliver quality software in a timely manner.  As software delivery is at the core of their business, the primary reason for this company to [...]