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  • December 26, 2007 26 Dec'07

    Software development trends in 2008: Outsourcing, agile development

    Outsourcing and the spread of agile software development will affect many in IT in 2008. In light of that, software testers and requirements engineers will need to find their places in this environment.

  • December 12, 2007 12 Dec'07

    Agile development can increase project ROI

    Organizations can use agile software development to increase the value of a project to its stakeholders and decrease the cost of creating software, thereby increasing ROI, said agilist James Shore, speaking at the Better Software Agile Development ...

  • December 12, 2007 12 Dec'07

    Agile development spawns requirements, management changes

    At the Agile Development Practices conference, experts discussed how the Agile movement has led to changes in how application development managers, requirement analysts and project managers do their work.

  • December 05, 2007 05 Dec'07

    Agile development going mainstream, but care is needed

    Mainstream acceptance of agile software development methods is here, process expert Mary Poppendieck told an audience at the Better Software Agile Development Practices conference. But there are pitfalls teams need to avoid as they move to agile ...

  • December 05, 2007 05 Dec'07

    Scott Ambler: Agile the leading approach for software development

    Agile preacher Scott Ambler says Agile software development has become mainstream. But while some groups think they're doing Agile development, they're really just hacking -- and "giving real disciplined developers a bad name." In this Q&A Ambler ...

  • December 03, 2007 03 Dec'07

    Iterative and incremental development explained

    The terms iteration and increment are often used interchangeably. The problem is, however, they don't mean the same thing. Kevlin Henney explains the differences, as well as how to use iterative development to improve your development process and ...

  • November 01, 2007 01 Nov'07

    Agile 101: What you need to know about agile software development

    Advocates of agile development say this methodology is ideal for creating software. John Scumniotales, co-creator of Scrum, discusses in this podcast what's involved when using agile and where the methodology will be five years from now.

  • October 25, 2007 25 Oct'07

    Agile development: Don't forget the documentation

    Eliminating documentation may speed software development, but it will create problems at the end as supporting groups try to figure out what the product actually does.

  • October 18, 2007 18 Oct'07

    Making agile software development work for distributed teams

    Distributed agile software development may seem like an oxymoron, but is seeing success with the help of GlobalLogic and Velocity, its distributed agile development methodology.

  • October 01, 2007 01 Oct'07

    SmartSignal's quality assurance team leverages automated software testing

    Borland's automated testing tool, SilkTest, helps SmartSignal's quality assurance team keep pace with agile development processes -- and meet the demands of high quality for its real-time analytics software for industrial equipment.

  • June 22, 2007 22 Jun'07

    Agile expert Jim Highsmith to teach Agile University courses

    Jim Highsmith, a recognized leader in the Agile project management and software development movement, will offer public courses through Agile University.

  • June 12, 2007 12 Jun'07

    Agile development methodologies -- Podcast

    This recording from Venkat Subramaniam's presentation at 2007 The Server Side Java Symposium in Las Vegas looks at different agile software development methodologies, then compares and contrasts the features of each.

  • May 21, 2007 21 May'07

    Alistair Cockburn on what's agile, what's not

    Alistair Cockburn, a signatory on The Manifesto for Agile Software Development, talks about the agile landscape, what has changed and where his methodology, Crystal, fits in.

  • April 18, 2007 18 Apr'07

    Benefits of Hyper Agile software development

    AccuRev founder and CTO Damon Poole has developed a methodology he calls Hyper Agile. Recently he talked with about the benefits of Hyper Agile, how it differs from other agile methodologies and how it helped in the ...

  • March 28, 2007 28 Mar'07

    How to control software quality in offshore development projects

    Experts cite numerous challenges to offshore development projects, but there are ways to overcome them and ensure software quality, particularly by applying some agile best practices.