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Episode 37: eXtreme Programming Pt.1

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Episode 37: eXtreme Programming Pt.1

This is the first of two episodes where Arno and Alex discuss eXtreme Programming in se-radio’s development process track. eXtreme Programming (XP) revolutionized the way of thinking about software development methodologies and helped to make the agile movement popular. In this episode they discuss the very basics of XP, its value system, principles and the basic practices used in an XP project. The second episode will continue the introduction adding the missing practices and how to introduce XP into projects.

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Episode 31: Agile Documentation

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Episode 31: Agile Documentation

In this episode, our guest Andreas Rueping and Markus talk about documenting software. While this is a topic that many people don’t like or consider fun, it is nonetheless very important. Based on his book, Agile Documentation, we talk about various aspects documenting software such as what to document, when to document, which media to use as well as specifically a number of layouting tips for nice documents.

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Episode 26: Interview Jutta Eckstein

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Episode 26: Interview Jutta Eckstein

In this Episode, Arno, Bernd and Markus interview Jutta Eckstein. Jutta is a pioneer and expert on using Agile software development, specifically in larger teams. In the interview we talk about the agile manifesto, the role of personal relationships and trust in software projects, differences between agility in the small and in the large, as well as offshoring.

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Episode 24: Development Processes Pt.1

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Episode 24: Development Processes Pt.1

In this episode Arno and Alex talk about the basics of software development processes. They discuss why and when software development processes are needed and also why some developers don’t like them. They discuss the theories behind different processes and talk about defined vs empiric processes in general. This episode is the first in a row that will later on describe specific processes like eXtreme programming or the unified process.

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