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RIA Developer's Journal on Ulitzer Visual WebGui, a platform for developing business and industry tools, announced a new application with the launch of E-grou's 5.0. Visual WebGui has increasingly become the choice tool for developers creating corporate and management solutions for businesses of all sizes.  Its latest success was confirmed by E-grou, an online document management and workflow collaboration service. Since 5.0, E-grou has been providing a secure and configurable vault specific to individual user´s access rights. It enables control of document life cycle information, control of document versions, management of mail and email records, and participation in ad-hoc and structured workflows. According to Visual WebGui CEO Navot Peled, "Consistent with all Visual WebGui-enabled applications, E-grou's new tool will service a vast range of companies seeking t... (more)

The Day the QA Died

by Eli Lopian - The Industrial Revolution began about 250 years ago and machines started to take over for human labor in factories, fields, and mines. It is true that this lead to major economic growth, but machines still replaced the average worker who could not get another job or find a new skill to learn, which hurt many people. The similarity of the situation QA testing finds itself in currently is uncanny. QA was the big savior during the big internet boom - when budgets were virtually unlimited and software was being produced at an exponential rate. However, as the economy ... (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 collect... (more)

The Difference Between Unit Testing and Integration Testing

This article was written by Gil Zilberfeld, Product Manager, Typemock. First things first: What is a unit test? A unit test is: Repeatable: You can rerun the same test as many times as you want. Consistent: Every time you run it, you get the same result. (for example: Using threads can produce an inconsistent result) In Memory: It has no "hard" dependencies on anything not in memory (such as file system, databases, network) Fast: It should take less than half a second to run a unit test. Checking one single concern or "use case" in the system: (More than one can make it harder ... (more)

DBmaestro to Host Database Continuous Delivery

DBmaestro (www.DBmaestro.com), the pioneer and leading provider of DevOps for Database solutions will host a webinar titled "Database Continuous Delivery" on Wednesday, January 29 at 2 p.m. EST. The one-hour webinar will focus on how to streamline and automate the database development and deployment processes. Hosted by DBmaestro's CTO Yaniv Yehuda, the webinar will discuss Version control challenges, build and conflicts pitfalls, database code merges, unit testing working with baselines, integration, UAT & pre-production environments and releasing of changes. "Continuous Deliv... (more)