Agile Adoption Patterns: A Roadmap to Organizational Success by Amr Elssamadisy

By Amr Elssamadisy

Confirmed styles and strategies for Succeeding with Agile on your Organization

Agile tools promise that will help you create software program that supplies way more enterprise value—and do it swifter, at lower price, and with much less soreness. despite the fact that, many agencies fight with implementation and leveraging those tips on how to their complete profit. during this e-book, Amr Elssamadisy identifies the strong classes which were discovered approximately effectively relocating to agile and distills them into 30 confirmed agile adoption patterns.

Elssamadisy walks you thru the method of defining your optimum agile adoption approach with case reviews and hands-on workouts that remove darkness from the most important issues. He systematically examines the most typical stumbling blocks to agile implementation, picking out confirmed ideas. You’ll examine the place to begin, tips to select the easiest agile practices in your company and technical setting, and the way to undertake agility incrementally, construction on progressively starting to be success.

Next, he offers the definitive agile adoption development reference: all of the details you want to enforce the tactic that you’ve already outlined. using the vintage trend layout, he explains each one agile answer in its right context, revealing why it works—and easy methods to utilize it. The trend reference prepares you to

Understand the center drivers, rules, and values linked to agile success
Tightly concentration improvement on offering enterprise value–and realize the “smells” of a venture headed off track
Gain swift, potent suggestions practices: new release, kickoff and stand-up conferences, demos, retrospectives, and masses more
Foster workforce improvement: co-location, self-organization, cross-functional roles, and the way to carry the buyer aboard
Facilitate technical initiatives and techniques: checking out, refactoring, non-stop integration, basic layout, collective code possession, and pair programming
Act as an efficient trainer, studying to have interaction the neighborhood and advertise learning
Integrate “clusters” of agile practices that paintings particularly good together

Agile Adoption styles might help you no matter if you’re making plans your first agile undertaking, attempting to enhance your subsequent undertaking, or evangelizing agility all through your company. This actionable suggestion is designed to paintings with any agile technique, from XP and Scrum to Crystal transparent and Lean. the sensible insights will make you more beneficial in any agile venture position: as chief, developer, architect, or customer.

Foreword xxiii & xxvi
Preface xxvii
Acknowledgments xxxiii
About the writer xxxvii

Part 1: innovations approximately software program improvement 1
Chapter 1: studying Is the Bottleneck 3
Chapter 2: own Agility for effective Agile Adoption 13

Part 2: Crafting an Agile Adoption technique 21
Chapter three: enterprise worth 23
Chapter four: Smells 29
Chapter five: Adopting Agile Practices 37

Part three: The development Catalog 53
Chapter 6: The styles of Agile perform Adoption 55
Chapter 7: target 61
Chapter eight: Cycle 65

Part 3.1: suggestions Practices 69
Chapter nine: generation 71
Chapter 10: Kickoff assembly 77
Chapter eleven: Backlog 81
Chapter 12: making plans Poker 87
Chapter thirteen: Stand-Up assembly 93
Chapter 14: performed country 99
Chapter 15: Demo 103
Chapter sixteen: Retrospective 109
Chapter 17: free up usually 115
Chapter 18: Co-Located group 119
Chapter 19: Self-Organizing crew 125
Chapter 20: Cross-Functional crew 131
Chapter 21: consumer a part of group 137
Chapter 22: Evocative record 143
Chapter 23: consumer tale 149
Chapter 24: Use Case 153
Chapter 25: details Radiator 157

Part 3.2: Technical Practices 161
Chapter 26: computerized Developer checks 163
Chapter 27: Test-Last improvement 173
Chapter 28: Test-First improvement 177
Chapter 29: Refactoring 183
Chapter 30: non-stop Integration 189
Chapter 31: easy layout 197
Chapter 32: useful assessments 203
Chapter 33: Collective Code possession 219
Chapter 34: Pair Programming 223

Part 3.3: aiding Practices 229
Chapter 35: trainer 231
Chapter 36: have interaction the neighborhood 235
Chapter 37: analyzing Circle 239
Chapter 38: Workshop 245
Chapter 39: lecture room education 249

Part 3.4: The Clusters 255
Chapter forty: Agile generation 257
Chapter forty-one: conversation Cluster 263
Chapter forty two: Evolutionary layout 269
Chapter forty three: Test-Driven improvement 277
Chapter forty four: Test-Driven standards 285

Part four: Case experiences 293
Chapter forty five: BabyCenter 295
Chapter forty six: corporation X 305

Part five: Appendices 321
Appendix A: development to enterprise worth Mappings 323
Appendix B: Pattern-to-Smell Mappings 325
Appendix C: Getting the main from Agile perform styles 327
Appendix D: extra studying 331

Bibliography 333

Index 339

Show description

Read or Download Agile Adoption Patterns: A Roadmap to Organizational Success PDF

Similar software development books

Professional Android 2 Application Development

Construct specified cellular purposes with the most recent Android SDK

Written by way of an Android authority, this updated source exhibits you ways to leverage the positive aspects of Android 2 to augment current items or create leading edge new ones. Serving as a hands-on consultant to development cellular apps utilizing Android, the e-book walks you thru a chain of pattern initiatives that introduces you to Android's new gains and strategies. utilizing the reasons and examples integrated in those pages, you'll collect the root had to write compelling cellular functions that use Android, besides the flexibleness to speedy adapt to destiny improvements.

Professional Android 2 program improvement:
* experiences Android as a improvement platform and most sensible practices for cellular development
* offers an in-depth examine the Android program components
* info developing layouts and perspectives to supply compelling answer self sustaining consumer interfaces
* Examines Intents and content material companies for sharing data
* Introduces suggestions for growing map-based purposes and utilizing location-based companies equivalent to GPS
* seems at the way to create and use heritage companies, Notifications, and Alarms
* Demonstrates the way to create interactive homescreen components
* Explores the Bluetooth, telephony, and networking APIs
* Examines utilizing undefined, together with the digicam and sensors reminiscent of the compass and accelerometers

Learning Joomla! 1.5 Extension Development: Creating Modules, Components, and Plugins with PHP

A pragmatic educational for developing your first Joomla! 1. five extensions with personal home page intimately Joomla! is the world's most well-liked open-source content material administration method, and the winner of the 2006 Open resource CMS Prize. whereas Joomla! is filled with good points, its maximum caliber is that this can be very extensible, permitting any variety of advanced purposes to be cleanly built-in.

Pattern Recognition using Neural and Functional Networks

0000000000000 0000000000 0000000000000

Getting Started with HTML5 WebSocket Programming

Getting began with HTML5 WebSocket Programming offers the real strength of bi-directional communique, carried out through the use of the new HTML5 WebSocket API. You’ll how to configure the server and consumers, the best way to transmit varieties of facts and the way to safe the total procedure. This booklet will introduce you to the WebSocket global.

Extra resources for Agile Adoption Patterns: A Roadmap to Organizational Success

Example text

Die Eigenschaften der Transitivität liegen allen Ordnungsstrukturen zu Grunde. v1 Graphen e1 e3 Die Relationen aus obiger Definition lassen sich eindeutig und e2 anschaulich durch gerichtete Graphen darstellen. v3 v2 e4 Ein gerichteter Graph G = (V, E) besteht aus einer Menge von Knoten V = {v1, v2, v3, …} und einer Menge von Kanten Beispiel für einen E = {e1, e2, e3, …}. gerichteten Graphen Die Zuordnung einer Relation R Í AxA zu einem gerichteten Graphen G = (V, E) geschieht derart, dass alle a Î A Knoten V in G werden und die Knoten v1, v2, die je zwei Elemente a, b Î A mit aRb entsprechen, durch eine (gerichtete) Kante (Pfeil) e von v1 nach v2 verbunden werden.

269) Petrinetze (Dynamik) (siehe »Petrinetze«, S. 303) Entscheidungstabellen (Logik) (siehe »Entscheidungstabellen und Entscheidungsbäume«, S. 386) Regeln (Logik) (siehe »Regeln«, S. 404) Innerhalb dieser Konzepte gibt es nochmals Unterschiede im Abstraktionsgrad. Während z. B. ein Funktionsbaum und XML Sachverhalte nur »schwach« abstrahieren, ist ein Entity-Relationship-Modell eine »starke« Abstraktion (Typ-Ebene). Eine zweidimensionale Modellbildung wird in folgendem Konzept ermöglicht: Klassen (Daten und Funktionen) (»starke« Abstraktion auf TypEbene) (siehe »Funktionalität«, S.

0-3: Relevante Ordnungsrelationen. Abstraktion und Konkretisierung sind nicht absolut, sondern relativ, d. h. es gibt mehr oder weniger Abstraktion und Konkretisierung. Daher wird der Begriff Abstraktionsebenen benutzt, um Abstufungen der Abstraktion zu bezeichnen. 1 Prinzip der Abstraktion II Abstraktion und Modellierung werden ausführlich in [InLu83], Literatur [Luft84] und [Kram07] behandelt. »Vom Konkreten zum Abstrakten« vs. »Vom Abstrakten zum Konkreten« Schwierigkeiten entstehen oft dadurch, dass nicht die geeigneten Abstraktionen gefunden werden.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.27 of 5 – based on 16 votes