Search Results | Agile, Scrum, XP
Sort by:  Most Relevant  |  Date
Marrying Scrum methodology with XP and other advice from Agile expert Mitch Lacey

Discussion  Author and Agile expert Mitch Lacey discusses his new book, The Scrum Field Guide - Practical Advice for Your First Year. Lacey fields questions about mixing Scrum methodology, team size and types of projects that can benefit most from the use of Scrum.

Last updated: Jun 12, 2014   4:04 AM GMT  
Software development groups take many routes to Agile

Discussion  More software development groups are implementing Agile methodologies, but their routes to adoption are far from straight and narrow. Many select parts of Agile methodologies that work for them, such as Scrum and XP, while others hold on to waterfall practices.

Last updated: Nov 24, 2013   10:31 PM GMT   |    Agile, Software development
Agile methods bring improved software quality, but challenges remain

Discussion  Early benchmarking results of Agile development methods such as Extreme Programming (XP) and Scrum projects show productivity and quality improvements, but time/scope pressures remain the biggest challenges to project success. Software metrics and estimation expert Michael Mah sat down with SearchSo...

Last updated: Jun 11, 2014   11:29 PM GMT  
Mixing and matching Scrum and Waterfall for agile project development

Blog  I talked to a few CIOs recently who were using Scrum and Waterfall for agile project development. One was using a combination of the two to develop a portal and services for emergency room physicians. But if you talk to some agile purists, they balk at the idea of using the two project development ...

Last updated: Jun 18, 2010   2:28 PM GMT  |  Blog: CIO Symmetry
CollabNet Agile Assessment: Interview with VP David Parker

Blog  Earlier this month, CollabNetannounced Agile Assessment, a new consulting service that helps IT organizations assess the status of existing Agile practices and develop strategies to extend the benefits of Agile-based methodologies across the enterprise. I had the opportunity to speak with David P...

Last updated: Mar 19, 2012   8:29 PM GMT  |  Blog: Software Quality Insights
Interest in Agile continues to rise

Blog  The results of SearchSoftwareQuality's reader survey are in and Colleen Frye reportsthe findings in her article, Agile, virtualization help with long-standing challenges. The interest in agile development continues to be on the rise, which is no surprise based on the conferences I attend and the...

Last updated: Oct 21, 2010   1:24 PM GMT  |  Blog: Software Quality Insights
Exploring Kanban, agile development's new rising star

Blog  I've heard a lot of buzz about Kanban, a conceptrelated tolean,recently. At the agile ALM conference I attended last month there was a lot of talk about lean methodologies, and Kanbanhas been a heavily-discussed topic at the last three Boulder Agile Software User Group (BASUG)meetings I'...

Last updated: Jun 7, 2010   3:36 PM GMT  |  Blog: Software Quality Insights
Author Karen Spencer - "A to XP: The Agile ABC Book"

Blog  Today were privileged be with Karen Favazza Spencer, author of the Agile primer A to XP:The Agile ABC Book (ISBN:978-0-9883358-0-6), available at Agile Kindergarten. Karens book is not only used here in North America (where I sit), but also Europe, India, and Australia. ______________...

Last updated: Feb 21, 2013   3:10 PM GMT  |  Blog: The Business-Technology Weave
The basic pieces of Agile

Blog  I don't think I'm the only one that gets a little bit turned around sometimes when I'm talking about Agile. It's tough to quickly state what Agile is and how it affects software development teams on a day-to-day basis. Some teams focus on these aspects, concepts and practices, while others focus on ...

Last updated: Jul 19, 2013   4:00 PM GMT  |  Blog: Software Quality Insights
RUP, TDD, Agile, Scrum and XP are making enterprise Java development work

Discussion  Agile it is! Over 50% of participants in TheServerSide's Java survey indicated they were doing Agile development. But Test Driven Development (TDD), Ad Hoc Design and even what some call Failure Driven Design (FDD) make up some of the other more popular development methodologies. Here we look at the...

Last updated: Jul 11, 2016   9:53 PM GMT  
Security flaws and Agile boom top software quality news in 2008

Blog  Security vulnerabilities and the boom in Agile development adoption topped the SearchSoftwareQuality.com news charts in 2008. Heres a rundown of the five most-read news articles and their significance. Three of the top five articles focus on Agile development. In the #1 story, Predicting softwar...

Last updated: Dec 19, 2008   1:35 AM GMT  |  Blog: Software Quality Insights
Agile Retrospective Ideas

Blog  A few things happen at the end of every agile release cycle if you're dong agile 'by the book'-- a demo to show off what will be delivered to the customer, a meeting to start talking about what to develop for the next sprint, and a retrospective. The retrospective is an airing of grievances with te...

Last updated: Nov 7, 2016   3:39 PM GMT  |  Blog: Uncharted Waters   |      Agile, Retro, Scrum
On Tech Safety

Blog  About two weeks ago I found myself driving to Dearborn Michigan, to the Adoba hotel to attend Agile and Beyond. I've always found the title a bit ironic; too many companies want to get to "beyond" without doing the heavy lifting. It was my third trek to the conference, and I didn't expect a whole lo...

Last updated: Mar 11, 2014   7:20 PM GMT  |  Blog: Uncharted Waters
Our readership survey is in!

Blog  The vast majority of SearchWinDevelopment.com readers are using modern tools, but a significant number of them are also interested in maintaining legacy applications, according to a readership survey conducted by the site. A preliminary look at the survey reveals that 87% are using Visual Studio 20...

Last updated: May 26, 2009   3:44 PM GMT  |  Blog: .NET Developments

Forgot Password

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an e-mail containing your password.

Your password has been sent to: