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Typemock, a provider and pioneer of easy unit testing solutions, announced on Tuesday the launch of Isolator++ for Linux. Isolator++ for Linux enables easy unit testing of C++ on the Linux distributions, Ubuntu, Fedora (Red Hat) and SUSE (Novell). This release marks Typemock's ability to offer unit testing tools and mocking frameworks for multiple platforms and enable organizations that work on Windows and Linux to benefit from one solution for both platforms. Isolator++ for Linux enables unit testing - the foundation of agile development - of any C/ C++ code (including complex code such as statics, globals and non virtual method) by allowing the test to intercept and fake behaviours. The API is specifically designed to make tests more concise, more resistant to production code changes and easier to understand for new users which ensures that time is not wasted re-... (more)

DBmaestro CEO: Database Development without Enforced Roles Is a Risk

DBmaestro (www.DBmaestro.com), a provider of DevOps for Database solutions held a year-end company function. CEO Yariv Tabac addressed the gathering and laid out his thoughts on the necessity of roles and responsibilities in Database development. "Companies must adopt a good database change policy which allows them to follow and monitor every change to the database and enforce it with a comprehensive end to end DECM (Database Enforced Change Management) solution", said Tabac. "Failure to do so opens up the database to a major security threat from within the company" "Security is... (more)

CEO Claims Green IT Benefits Must Make it the Norm, Not a Trend

Navot Peled, CEO of Gizmox, challenged the "Green IT trend" with the announcement this week that its product, Visual WebGui, has been successfully providing energy and environmental benefits to enterprises, with its solutions that dually cut costs for hardware and software. "Over the past 2 years, enterprises have been successfully using our product - Visual WebGui, and reaping the environmental and energy benefits while saving money," said Peled.  "To move the industry forward, it's not the individual success of each Green IT product that must be celebrated. We must collectivel... (more)

Code Challenge Issued to Experienced Developers

In the first code challenge of its kind, Visual WebGui is offering a $10,000 and giving away prizes valued at thousands of dollars in their call to developers to be the first to submit a Webmail application written by another framework with fewer lines of code. Developers can register for the Code Challenge on-line from anywhere in the world, but special prizes will be distributed to those who sign up at Visual WebGui’s booth 316 at PDC or booth V5 Tech-Ed. According to CEO Navot Peled, “Developers understand the importance of being productive in a challenging economy environmen... (more)

Visual WebGui to Reveal Cloud Application Platform

Azure Cloud on Ulitzer Gizmox, the developer of  Visual WebGui, today announced that it will reveal  its  application platform atop Windows Azure and its development framework,  VWG platforms offers a push-button .NET desktop legacy application migration path to Windows Azure. With VWG enterprises will be able to migrate to Windows Azure, by reusing their existing Windows software code on Windows Azure without re-write or re-engineering. The process is as simple as copying and pasting the Windows code into VWG, selecting Windows Azure run in VWG SDK, and run. "With our unique u... (more)