The Agile method was the best thing that
happened to me in my career as a developer. Before I came across Agile,
one of my biggest frustrations was the...
3 replies - 6121 views - 08/27/08 by Sara Chipps in News
While working in London for TrafficBroker I had the opportunity to try out Fred George's Lean process. To date, it's absolutely my favorite way to deliver...
0 replies - 14235 views - 08/26/08 by Jay Fields in News
Like any profession, software development has it's share of
oft-forgotten activities that are usually ignored but have a habit
of biting back at just the...
0 replies - 5414 views - 08/22/08 by Martin Fowler in News
Projects are a necessary evil :-) But necessary they are.Some
people really feel the need to understand precisely what the project
will cost and exactly long...
0 replies - 3592 views - 08/22/08 by Kelly Waters in News
A new white paper by International Data Corporation (IDC), found
existing software quality approaches at most companies are inadequate
to address the...
7 replies - 6213 views - 08/21/08 by Martin steve in News
Cooper impresses me. He has become the spokesperson for the
software development community to me. Alan gave the closing keynote
talk at Agile...
1 replies - 2526 views - 08/18/08 by Frank Cohen in Articles
At Agile2008, Luke Hohmann from Enthiosys
talked about converting business value into actual money. Luke
said prioritizing the backlog by ROI doesn't...
0 replies - 1874 views - 08/18/08 by Simon Baker in Articles
Retrospectives, every "agile" team does retrospectives.What are retrospectives anyway?A retrospective is a meeting where the team takes a look...
1 replies - 9686 views - 08/13/08 by Arnon Rotem-gal-oz in News
TerminologyIn the various descriptions of methods on Wikipedia I have noticed many different terms being used, like method, process, model, framework,
0 replies - 13146 views - 08/12/08 by Jurgen Appelo in Articles
[img_assist|nid=3823|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=200|height=260]I've been collecting book recommendations on software design
1 replies - 10734 views - 06/30/08 by Stephen Walther in News
Lately I've been hearing feedback from lots of different people that they've
"adopted" agile and it's just not working for them. This always...
0 replies - 3519 views - 05/28/08 by Chris Spagnuolo in News
For agile project management, agile development methodologies, such as Scrum and eXtreme Programming, alone are not enough.Scrum is excellent for managing a...
1 replies - 3988 views - 05/09/08 by Kelly Waters in News