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Methods & Tools - April 2016


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*** Quote of the Month ***


Having conversations
is more important than capturing conversations
is more important than automating conversations.

Source: Liz Keogh, "Behavior Driven Development", http://www.slideshare.net/lunivore/behavior-driven-development-11754474


*** News ***


Software Development Industry News

New Node.js Foundation Survey Released

DataStax Launches DataStax Enterprise Graph

ZenHub releases Epics for Project Management Inside GitHub

IntelliJ IDEA Starts the JetBrains Toolbox 2016.1 Update

SmarteSoft and Inflectra Partner to Optimize QA and ALM Portfolios

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Being Agile in Business

If agile started as a software development movement, the customer has been at the center of its values since its initial statement. The usage of agile and lean has now widespread beyond the IT world. In her book "Being Agile in Business", Belinda Waldock explains the agile and lean approaches from a business perspective.

Read the review and quotes from Being Agile in Business.

Reference: Being Agile in Business, Belinda Waldock, Pearson


*** Linkopedia ***


Software Development Linkopedia April 2016

Web site: Agile Scaling Knowledgebase

Blog: What do you make as a manager?

Blog: Do We Need A New Word For ‘Velocity’?

Blog: TDD and the “6 Do’s and 8 Skills” of Software Development

Blog: Recruiting Software Developers Initial Contact

Blog: Learn how to manage technical debt from a business perspective

Article: Supporting Distributed Scrum Teams

Article: API Management Introduction and Principles

Article: Unwritten Rules

Article: Integrate Manual and Automated Testing in a Test Plan

Article: Scaling Agile Approaches

Tools: Helios – Open source reactive socket middleware for .NET

Tools: Testopia is a test case management extension for Bugzilla

Video: Adapting Agile to Distributed Teams

Video: Smarter Testing with Smarter Testers

Video: Machine Learning for Software Developers

Video: Agile Metrics Beyond the Burndown Chart

Video: 5 Key Patterns for Test Automation

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