Systems Integrity Bulletin

March 2001

IT Enterprise Applications

Systems Integrity Group 

Quotable Quotes 


Software Configuration Management (SCM)  

Software Configuration Management Process

Article: Change Management for Software Development

Article: Adopting SCM Technology

Article: SCM: More Than Support and Control

Software Testing 

Software Development Process

Article: Create win-win payoffs within your next project

Article: Seven steps for avoiding scope creep

Article: Assessing Software Risk

Article: Ninety Percent Done

Article: Software's Ten Essentials (IEEE Software Best Practices column)

Software Testing & Quality

Article: Shipping the Right Products at the Right Time: A View of Development and Testing at Microsoft

Article: Risky Beginnings: How to start your projects off on the right foot

Site: swtest-discuss Mailing List Archive

Site: Observations of the Software Test Process


Shared Content


Articles: Unix Basics

Article: What's the Buzz Behind EJB?

Article: Basics of EJB Beans with Entity Bean Example

Reference: How to Query the Microsoft Knowledge Base Using Keywords

Career Development/Miscellaneous

Article: Laughter Is Good For Your Heart

Reference: The complete writing checklist

Telecommunications Industry

Article: Plastics to power start-up's optics

Article: Companies claim 3.2Tbps transmission

Article: Can They Dig It?

Article: Tunable lasers music to optic industry's ears

Useful Utilities

SmartClock (Free -- Windows 9x/NT -- 62kB)

Outlook 98 Calendar Template for Word (Free -- Windows 9x/NT -- 119kB)

Zoomer (Free -- Windows 9x/NT -- 75kB)

Productivity Tips

Nice technique to pad numeric values with leading zeroes in MS Excel


Select text blocks in MS Word

Don't forget the space bar in MS Outlook

Just For Fun

Interesting: The Thinking Page

Satire: Foot-And-Mouth Believed To Be First Virus Unable To Spread Through Microsoft Outlook