Extreme Programming XP

  • July 01, 2008 01 Jul'08

    Software development groups take many routes to Agile

    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 ...

  • March 26, 2007 26 Mar'07

    Agile development best for delivering products on target

    If you want your application to truly meet your users' needs, you must use an agile development methodology. That's the point Venkat Subramaniam from Agile Developer and Neal Ford from ThoughtWorks stressed during their presentations at ...

  • February 28, 2007 28 Feb'07

    Agile methods bring improved software quality, but challenges remain

    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 ...

  • December 18, 2006 18 Dec'06

    IT career outlook -- Companies want communication skills as well as technical ability

    While employers are looking for skills in .NET, C++, RAD, SAP and Oracle, the demand for leadership and communication skills is on the rise, as well as broad knowledge of the entire software development life cycle.

  • July 27, 2006 27 Jul'06

    VSTS and testing today, Part 3 - Are your tests test-driven?

    Test-driven development (TDD) is becoming more popular with developers. But is unit testing truly compatible with TDD? Can the VSTS tool improve the process?