SOURCE: Software Quality Engineering

March 21, 2006 12:00 ET

Extreme Makeover -- Style

JACKSONVILLE, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 21, 2006 --, the most comprehensive online resource for improving software quality throughout the software development lifecycle, has undergone an Extreme Makeover.

After months of contemplating user comments and brainstorming ways to improve site, the team has launched a more polished interactive community for software professionals. called upon their 50,000+ members to help test the new site in a “Beta Testing Challenge.” The Beta Testing Challenge allowed users to look at the Beta Site, report bugs and win prizes.

“The foundation of is a user community where feedback and participation isn't just welcomed, it's encouraged. We invite response to our columns, articles, eNewsletters -- the entire site. It wouldn't be if we didn't ask our users to participate in our latest release,” said Holly Bourquin, Software Quality Engineering director of publishing.

Even with a new look, still offers an unrivaled scope of original articles from industry experts, a library of technical papers, industry news, tools and books, and discussion forums.

As the online companion to Better Software magazine, offers an even more extensive look at industry trends, news and resources across the topics of Managing People & Projects, Requirements, Design & Architecture, Development & Deployment, Test & Evaluation, Process Improvement, Measurement & Reporting, Configuration Management, Defect Tracking, and Security. also publishes four eNewsletters: The StickyLetter, featuring hand-picked content from and the Our Take column, a cleverly written take on life and how it relates to software development; The What’s New Gram, a listing of all the new articles, templates and book reviews added each week; Between the Lines, featuring industry views on the recent news; and The Sticky ToolLook, covering tools and automation for the entire software development lifecycle.

To check out the new Extreme Makeover today, visit

About the Publisher -- Software Quality Engineering

Software Quality Engineering, a worldwide leader in software testing training and education, produces, the online companion to Better Software magazine. In addition, Software Quality Engineering organizes the STAR Testing Conference series and the Better Software Conference & EXPO.

Software Quality Engineering offers the world’s widest array of educational training focused exclusively on software testing and quality engineering. For details on Software Quality Engineering products and services, visit

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Sommer Farrin
    Marketing Manager - Publishing
    904-278-0524 x. 257