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3 years ago
 

Polarion to talk about requirements and social media at Swiss Requirements Day

Polarion Senior VP for Strategy & Business Development, Stefano Rizzo, will speak at this year’s Swiss Requirements Day conference in Zurich, June 18, 2014. In his talk at 3:30 pm, Stefano will speak on the subject of gathering requirements via social media. (more…)

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3 years ago
 

Polarion Customer Buzz: industrial electrical technology company taking U.S. headquarters off the grid

Our nose for news about customer companies using our Requirements, Testing/QA and ALM solutions turned up an interesting article about an international industrial electrical and electronic technology products manufacturer that has installed a new system that is taking their U.S. headquarters off the grid. (more…)

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3 years ago
 

Polarion Customer Buzz: How Luke Skywalker Might Fix Your Teeth

We always have our nose to the net for interesting news about the companies and people who use our solutions for requirements management, testing and quality assurance, and application lifecycle management. We came across an interesting article by one of the partners of a dental care practice that showcases Polarion customer, Sirona, which talks about futuristic technologies in modern dental care. (more…)

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3 years ago
 

3 Questions Medical Device Manufacturers Should Ask in the Hunt for Better Traceability

By Veijo Inkiläinen, Planmeca Group

Planmeca Group is a leading manufacturer of dental and mammography x-ray imaging and dental care products, with sales in more than 100 countries, since 1971. We make safe medical devices with outstanding clinical performance for patients and users.

Our operation is regulated by medical industry standards such as ISO 13485, ISO 14971, IEC 60601, IEC 62304 and by European Union medical device directives as well as U.S. FDA QSR laws. The Regulatory view to the operation of a medical device manufacturer can be simplified by asking 3 important questions. (more…)

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3 years ago
 

Learn Requirements Management with Polarion online in 15 minutes

Customers consistently tell us how easy Polarion is to use, and how readily it is accepted by stakeholders from requirements engineers to testers to software developers. But what if you’re faced with the task of evaluating a new solution like Polarion. There’s a lot in it. How long will it take to grasp the basics? Where do you start?

Since most people come to Polarion looking for a Requirements Management solution, we decided to to start with that. We’ve created a new online short course designed to impart the essentials of Requirements Management with Polarion ALM… in about 15 minutes. (more…)

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3 years ago
 

5 Things Most Subversion Users Don’t Know Are Even Possible

When Subversion came on the scene, it quickly became the market leading version control system, relegating all others to virtual obsolescence — something unprecedented for an open source product. But even as widespread as Subversion is today, most companies still have no idea about its potential to manage far more than just source code. If that’s all you’re using Subversion for, you’re definitely not leveraging all the power and potential SVN can deliver. Let’s look how you can get more from Subversion. (more…)

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3 years ago
 

Source Code Management with Git: Basics for Product Development Managers

Git logoThe source control management (SCM) system Git has gained a major foothold in the software developer community in recent years. Our consultants have been getting an increasing number of questions about Git from managers at various levels in Polarion’s customer companies. For this article, we caught Polarion consultant Lutz Dornbush between roll-out visits to customer sites, and asked him for a quick overview of the most important things for managers to understand about Git. (more…)

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3 years ago
 

Polarion Launches New Customer Service Portal

“Congratulations to Polarion for an excellent tool interface and a fantastic technical support… Many thanks to your staff members: always friendly, responsive and competent.”
–Ingo Nickles, Vector Software

“Polarion allowed us to provide a standard process and reports; projects could adapt that locally. The great support of Polarion helped us to manage all upgrades and transitions seamlessly.”
–Dr. Markus Liebelt, T-Systems International

With feedback like this coming in from customers on a regular basis, it’s easy to think everything is “good enough” with your support and coast along with the status quo. But at Polarion Software, we’re always looking for ways to make “good enough” better. (more…)

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3 years ago
 

Holiday Greetings from Polarion Software

Polarion Software holiday greeting 2013
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4 years ago
 

Risk Analysis: How to Make It a “First-class” Citizen in Your Development

In a recent article, the editors of the Tibco Blog claim “Major Plane Crashes Are Always Technology Failures, Not Human Error”. You can agree with that statement and the premise of the article or not, but it did at least get us thinking about the subject of Risk Analysis, and where (and more importantly how) it fits into product development.

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