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London, 26th September 2017 Devoteam (Euronext Paris: DVT), the international ITSM digital transformation company, and Quality Clouds, the code analytics solution for cloud platforms, have formed a strategic partnership to bring quality assurance to the development of ServiceNow® instances. In an age when enterprises need to move faster, automating quality is key in the software development process. The average worker is distracted once every 11 minutes and needs an...

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Git blame is a known command for developers using Github. The command shows what revision and author last modified each line of a file. In ServiceNow there are also ways to see who did something and when.  However when it comes to monitoring changes in the code per application or process, this can come a very tedious task. It is necessary to select each element individually,...

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According to Wikipedia, code refactoring is the process of restructuring existing computer code—changing the factoring—without changing its external behaviour. Refactoring improves non-functional attributes of the software. Why do we need code refactoring? As with any other programming languages and platforms, sometimes circumstances lead us to a non-desired coding scenario. These scenarios my affect the platform in different ways such as poor performance for the end users, code that is difficult to...

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QC for ServiceNow starter edition provides you with an automatic instance health-check of your ServiceNow instances. This is a free baseline edition and it detects the lines of code added into your instance, the out-of-the-box (OTTB) elements that have been modified, number of violations of ServiceNow and Javascript best practices, the number of new elements added into the instance and much more. What do we mean by configuration elements added?...

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QC for ServiceNow allows you to easily create your own code checks through the use of regular expressions (RegEx). The default quality profiles used in QC for ServiceNow will work for most projects, but you can easily tune them to fully match your needs. Examples of adding your own rules can vary from using naming conventions for functions or variables to doing specific checks when calling some functions which perform...

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Quality Clouds is a fully cloud-based solution. As a Quality Clouds customer, you remain in 100% control of your data at all times. This is assured in the following ways: Since you define the credentials with which Quality Clouds connects to your ServiceNow instance, you remain in full control of the data which Quality Clouds can access Quality Clouds will only access the contents of those tables...

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