Adherents of what we call the Church of Git have put forth the
simple-sounding notion that source control is a solved problem, and that Git
is always the answer.
Unfortunately, as with most tools, Git is not a fit for every project. We put
together this infographic that will help you decide on the best source
control for each of your projects.
You may find that the best approach is to use different systems for different
projects. That's okay! Your customers don't care which system you use, and
you'll be able to ship faster by using the right tool for the job.
ProjectLocker (www.projectlocker.com), the Internet's leading provider of
rapidly deployable advanced software quality tools, today announced the
release of ProjectLocker Free, a new service level for its popular suite of
software quality tools that it's now offering to the public at no charge to
As Runako Godfrey, CEO of ProjectLocker, states, “We feel that, especially
in a business environment as challenging as today's, now is not the time for
companies to sacrifice the quality of their software products. It's our hope
that our new Free offering gives our clients ... (more)
The recent announcement of the open-sourcing of the Codebox IDE is a good
excuse to take a break and examine some current cloud-based IDEs.
If you’re new to the space, a cloud IDE lets developers code and manage
their projects from a browser. This lets you keep all of your code in the
cloud, and means you don’t need to have a powerful laptop to do real
programming work. Using a cloud IDE lets you more easily share development
environments with your team, which lets new team members become productive
faster. Some cloud IDEs also allow you to connect to backend services for
We knew there was room in the marketplace for a hosted tools vendor who
treated small teams with just as much care and consideration as a big
enterprise IT department. But we were all a bit taken aback by the tremendous
response we've received for ProjectLocker Lite. For those of you asking to
take part in an official ProjectLocker affiliate program, you may yet get
your wish later this summer. In the meantime, we thought we'd try something
simple to whet your appetites, so we're having a Referral Raffle.
You can now get entries into our drawing for a brand new i... (more)
Whether you're running Subversion yourself on your local servers or taking
advantage of one of ProjectLocker's hosted Subversion subscriptions, you'll
still need a suitable Subversion client to run on your workstation. Since
ProjectLocker will work with virtually any Subversion client, we're
tool-agnostic. But, we realize it's probably helpful for both our new
customers and veteran clients to see what's currently available. Below,
you'll find a list of some of the most popular open source Subversion clients
on the web, arranged by supported operating systems. This list is by ... (more)