Category Archives: Software Engineering

Secure Shell: Part 1- The Basics

In our technological infancy, no one really was very concerned about security. Use of the telnet application was the common method used to establish text-based connections to remote systems. The downside of telnet is that all of the traffic (usernames, … Continue reading

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Traits and Skills of a Good Software Test Engineer

I have been in the software industry for nearly 25 years.  In that time, I have had various roles including software developer, trainer, software builder, tester, development manager, test manager, test lead and software release coordinator.  I recently put together … Continue reading

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Alice: Not Just the Housekeeper on the Brady Bunch

As someone who has been in the technology field for a long time, I am frequently asked by parents, on behalf of their school-aged children who have shown an interest in some form of software engineering,  what programming language or environment … Continue reading

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