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6 days ago
 

Morris Medical Monday: Work Item Type “Software System Test”

Welcome back to Morris Medical Monday: a weekly series for medical device development companies (and companies who are related to such companies), providing some useful information about Polarion solutions and Polarion extensions.

Today we will continue on the subject of Polarion’s MedPack extension, and have a look into MedPack’s Software System Test type Work Item.

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2 weeks ago
 

Team Collaboration with Model Based Design and Polarion ALM

Thanks to guest blogger Saurabh Mahapatra,  Senior Product Manager for the Simulink® Platform at The MathWorks for  the following article written exclusively for Polarion Blog readers: Read the rest of this entry »

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2 weeks ago
 

Morris Medical Monday: Work Item Type “Software System”

Welcome back to Morris Medical Monday: a weekly series for medical device development companies (and companies who are related to such companies), providing some useful information about Polarion solutions and Polarion extensions.

Today we will continue on the subject of Polarion’s MedPack extension, and have a look into MedPack’s “Software System” Work Item type.

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2 weeks ago
 

Accelerate Automotive Innovation to Top Speed (Part 2 of 6)

Innovation has become an exercise of advancing embedded systems to stay ahead in the highly competitive automotive industry. While opening up great new opportunities, integration of software into mechatronics also presents unprecedented challenges to development teams.

This series of articles presents an in-depth look at the challenges facing the rapid advance of mechatronics in the automotive industry, and discusses business best practices gleaned from our customers successfully using Polarion solutions to meet the challenges. Part 1 was an overview of the challenges. In this second article, we’ll begin looking at strategies for mastering them. Read the rest of this entry »

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2 weeks ago
 

Polarion 2014 SR3 – New and Noteworthy

As winter sets in (here in our northern hemisphere location at least), we wrap up another year with a service release: Polarion 2014 SR3. The update is free to customers with a current maintenance agreement. As with all our releases, the features and improvements we introduce in service release roll up into the next major version, in this case, Polarion 2015. I invite you to check out what’s coming your way in that version on our 2015 Early Access microsite.

Meantime, let me provide here an overview of the main new features, improvements, and fixes for the 2014 SR3 release. Read the rest of this entry »

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3 weeks ago
 

Morris Medical Monday: Work Item type “Software Requirement”

Welcome back to Morris Medical Monday: a weekly series for medical device development companies (and companies who are related to such companies), providing some useful information about Polarion solutions and Polarion extensions.

Today we will continue on the subject of Polarion’s MedPack extension, and have a look into MedPack’s Software Requirement Work Item type.

Read the rest of this entry »

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4 weeks ago
 

Accelerate Automotive Innovation to Top Speed (Part 1 of 6)

Innovation has become an exercise of advancing embedded systems to stay ahead in the highly competitive automotive industry. While opening up great new opportunities, integration of software into mechatronics also presents unprecedented challenges to development teams.

This series of articles will present an in-depth look at the challenges facing the rapid advance of mechatronics in the automotive industry, and discusses business best practices gleaned from our customers successfully using Polarion solutions to meet the challenges. Read the rest of this entry »

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4 weeks ago
 

Morris Medical Monday: Work Item Type “Software Item”

Welcome back to Morris Medical Monday: a weekly series for medical device development companies (and companies who are related to such companies), providing some useful information about Polarion solutions and Polarion extensions.

Today we will continue on the subject of Polarion’s MedPack extension, and have a look into MedPack’s Software Item type Work Item.

Read the rest of this entry »

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1 month ago
 

Agile Development Best Practice in Regulated Industries Based on Polarion Customer Success Stories

In a recent recorded webinar by Forrester’s Principal Analyst and Vice President, Diego Lo Giudice, we learned how modern application delivery trends and agile best practices can be applied to the complex development challenges in compliant industries at a high level.

Polarion has been successfully supporting agile methodologies in complex, regulated development environments for the last 10 years, and we’ve collected critical success factors from Polarion’s customer base in a new white paper titled “Achieve Software Development Agility in Complex, Regulated Environments.” Read the rest of this entry »

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1 month ago
 

Faulty Ignition Switch Issue – Cause of Multiple Deaths and a $2.6M GM Recall – is Getting Personal

According to an online posting by the New York Times last Thursday, the General Motors engineer often identified as responsible for the faulty ignition switch linked to as many as 32 deaths said “I did my job the best I could” in his first public comments since GM recalled 2.6 million cars to address the defect early this year. I can’t help thinking that yes, he probably did… but his tools were probably just not up to the demands of today’s complex, software-embedded cars. Read the rest of this entry »