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									Importance of Advanced SDLC Solutions

Over the past few years software engineering has evolved manifold. Three or four decades ago the software usages
were proliferated and the programming languages too were created from an assembly, to process driven and
objective oriented languages. The software development professionals were looking out for methods to improve the
consistency and quality of the products. The result of this practice was the introduction of the Software
Development Lifecycle (SDLC).

Today several companies and military organizations either comply with standard industry processes or alter their
versions for channeling the internal development. Today most search for the software development life cycle in the
world for having better details on the SDLC stages and understanding the relevance of each stage. Though huge
companies have recognized the relevance of SDLC and have also sorted that at an early stage whilst certain medium
and small scale companies remained unaware of the changes. The main cause for this is that either the changes had
been very minor for them to need any sort of automation that software naturally has or even if there was any
software requirement it was outsourced majority of the times. Therefore, having a thorough knowledge about SDLC
did not seem practical to them.

However, the alterations came along the manner in which the technology platform was gradually evolving and there
was affordable and advanced software development platform that were accessible to the SME’s. In the present
times majority of SME’s make optimal use of the web based applications and certain other mobile applications that
function in the day to day functions. In today’s IT landscape, where more and more software systems are fast
becoming an aspect of business applications and systems, it is becoming essential for the SME’s to grab the
significance of the software development life cycle process and the reason why they can add value to an

Solution providers specializing in agile methodology have introduced innovative SDLC solutions. It comprises the
following elements:

       Requirements Management Tools
       Test Management
       Issue Management
       Risk Management
       Release Management
       Document Management
       IT Project Management
In addition to this few other SDLC functions such as Build Management and Configuration Management can be
attained by incorporating the third party tools using easy bi-directional data transfer adapters that are built for
integration platform. Simultaneously, the solution also provides a standardized and well formatted system for all the
stages of software development. This also helps in ensuring that all kinds of functional user needs and strategic
objectives and goals are fulfilled.

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