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Extreme programming explained : embrace change

Author: Kent Beck; Cynthia Andres
Publisher: Boston, MA : Addison-Wesley, 2005.
Series: The XP series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

Describes how to improve your software development by integrating accountability, transparency and responsibility into your daily development process. This book helps you how to: involve the whole  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kent Beck; Cynthia Andres
ISBN: 0321278658 9780321278654
OCLC Number: 56526718
Description: xxii, 189 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword to the Second Edition. Foreword to the First Edition. Preface. 1. What is XP? I. EXPLORING XP. 2. Learning to Drive. 3. Values, Principles, and Practices. 4. Values. Communication. Simplicity. Feedback. Courage. Respect. Others. 5. Principles. Humanity. Economics. Mutual Benefit. Self-Similarity. Improvement. Diversity. Reflection. Flow. Opportunity. Redundancy. Failure. Quality. Baby Steps. Accepted Responsibility. 6. Practices. 7. Primary Practices. Sit Together. Whole Team. Informative Workspace. Energized Work. Pair Programming. Stories. Weekly Cycle. Quarterly Cycle. Slack. Ten-Minute Build. Continuous Integration. Test-First Programming. Incremental Design. 8. Getting Started. 9. Corollary Practices. Real Customer Involvement. Incremental Deployment. Team Continuity. Shrinking Teams. Root-Cause Analysis. Shared Code. Code and Tests. Single Code Base. Daily Deployment. Negotiated Scope Contract. Pay-Per-Use. 10. The Whole XP Team. Testers. Interaction Designers. Architects. Project Managers. Product Managers. Executives. Technical Writers. Users. Programmers. Human Resources. Roles. 11. The Theory of Constraints. 12. Planning: Managing Scope. 13. Testing: Early, Often, and Automated. 14. Designing: The Value of Time. Simplicity. 15. Scaling XP. Number of People. Investment. Size of Organization. Time. Problem Complexity. Solution Complexity. Consequences of Failure. 16. Interview. II. PHILOSOPHY OF XP. 17. Creation Story. 18. Taylorism and Software. 19. Toyota Production System. 20. Applying XP. Choosing a Coach. When You Shouldn't Use XP. 21. Purity. Certification and Accreditation. 22. Offshore Development. 23. The Timeless Way of Programming. 24. Community and XP. 25. Conclusion. Annotated Bibliography. Index.
Series Title: The XP series.
Responsibility: Kent Beck with Cynthia Andres.
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