Extreme Programming and Agile Methods - XP/Agile Universe 2002: Second XP Universe and First Agile Universe Conference Chicago, IL, USA, August 4-7, 2002.Proceedings

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This book constitues the refereed proceedings of the Second XP Universe and First Agile Universe Conference, XP/Agile Universe 2002, held in Chicago, IL, USA in August 2002.
The 27 revised full papers presented together with tutorial abstracts, workshop summaries and panel statements were carefully reviewed and selected. The papers are organized in topical sections on methods and support tools, introducing extreme programming and agile methods, experience reports, testing, ...

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Overview

This book constitues the refereed proceedings of the Second XP Universe and First Agile Universe Conference, XP/Agile Universe 2002, held in Chicago, IL, USA in August 2002.
The 27 revised full papers presented together with tutorial abstracts, workshop summaries and panel statements were carefully reviewed and selected. The papers are organized in topical sections on methods and support tools, introducing extreme programming and agile methods, experience reports, testing, empirical studies, pair programming, and educational issues.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783540440246
  • Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
  • Publication date: 9/17/2002
  • Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science Series , #2418
  • Edition description: 2002
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 296
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 0.65 (d)

Table of Contents

Designing Requirements: Incorporating Usage-Centered Design into an Agile SW Development Process 1
Supporting Distributed Extreme Programming 13
Using Ant to Solve Problems Posed by Frequent Deployments 23
Supporting Adaptable Methodologies to Meet Evolving Project Needs 33
Strategies for Introducing XP to New Client Sites 45
Establishing an Agile Testing Team: Our Four Favorite "Mistakes" 52
Turning the Knobs: A Coaching Pattern for XP through Agile Metrics 60
Agile Project Management Methods for ERP: How to Apply Agile Processes to Complex COTS Projects and Live to Tell about It 70
Extreme Programming in a Research Environment 89
Tailoring XP for Large System Mission Critical Software Development 100
Acceptance Testing HTML 112
Probe Tests: A Strategy for Growing Automated Tests around Legacy Code 122
An Informal Formal Method for Systematic JUnit Test Case Generation 131
A Light in a Dark Place: Test-Driven Development with 3rd Party Packages 144
Agile Meets CMMI: Culture Clash or Common Cause? 153
Circle of Life, Spiral of Death: Are XP Teams Following the Essential Practices? 166
Tracking Test First Pair Programming - An Experiment 174
How to Get the Most out of Extreme Programming/Agile Methods 185
Empirical Findings in Agile Methods 197
Exploring the Efficacy of Distributed Pair Programming 208
Pair Programming: Addressing Key Process Areas of the People-CMM 221
When Pairs Disagree, 1-2-3 231
Triggers and Practice: How Extremes in Writing Relate to Creativity and Learning 237
Extreme Teaching - An Agile Approach to Education 238
Extreme Programming as a Teaching Process 239
From the Student's Perspective 240
Perceptions of Agile Practices: A Student Survey 241
XP in a Legacy Environment 251
XP for a Day 253
Accelerated Solution Centers - Implementing DSDM in the Real World 254
Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code 256
The Agile Database 257
Change Wizardry - Tools for Geeks 259
Beyond the Customer: Agile Business Practices for XP 261
XP Release Planning and User Stories 263
Steering the Big Ship: Succeeding in Changing an Organization's Practices 264
Scrum and Agile 101 266
How to Be a Coach 268
Sharpening the Axe for Test Driven Development 269
Pair Programming: Experience the Difference 271
How to Start an XP Project: The Initial Phase 273
Effective Java Testing Strategies 275
Test Drive for Testers: What, When, and How Testers Do for XP Teams 277
Scaling Agile Processes: Agile Software Development in Large Projects 279
Applying XP Tools to J2EE for the Extreme Programming Universe 281
Distributed Pair Programming 283
Agile Acceptance Testing 284
XP Fest 285
Empirical Evaluation of Agile Processes 286
Are Testers eXtinct? How Can Testers Contribute to XP Teams? 287
XP - Beyond Limitations? 288
Extreme Fishbowl 289
Agile Experiences 290
Author Index 291
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