Phil & Bart's Extreme Adventures (in modern software engineering)
By Philip Mander & Bart den Haak
Phil & Bart's Extreme Adventures (in modern software engineering)Jul 10, 2022
In this episode we discuss the Extreme Programming principle: Quality
0:00 Intro to the topic
6:44 Product Quality
14:32 Solution quality and quality attributes
21:00 Quality metrics
32:26 YAGNI and quality
36:46 Motivation, economics and quality
References in this show:
Extreme Programming Explained by Kent Beck, Cynthia Andres
Software Architecture in Practice by Len Bas, Paul Clements and Rick Kazman
Inspired by Marty Cagan
A Guide to Example Mapping
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Thoughts on Extreme Programming in 2022
In this episode we discuss Extreme Programming (XP). We try to demystify it a little, explore its relevance today and dive into strategies for introducing software engineering teams to XP.
1:45 Intro to the topic
3:15 Who is this episode for?
4:20 Meaning of the name "Extreme"
5:50 Is it just for programmers?
9:00 Is XP still relevant?
10:15 Who defines XP?
14:00 What is XP in 2022?
22:26 Taylorism and prevalent attitudes to software development
29:30 Listener Question: How to move teams towards XP?
References in this show
Extreme Programming Explained (Second Edition) by Kent Beck
Modern Software Engineering by David Farley
The Art of Agile Development by James Shore
Agile Book Club: Evolutionary Design (with Kent Beck)
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What is Agile?
Welcome to Phil & Bart's Extreme Adventures where we talk about all sorts of software engineering topics. In this first episode we introduce ourselves and try to answer the question, "What does agile mean?"
0:00 Intro to the podcast
9:29 Our first exposure to agile ideas
21:18 What is agile?
29:30 Where has agile lost its way?
36:58 Importance of software engineering in scaling up
41:47 Thoughts on Scrum
References in this show
Thoughtworks Technology Podcast: 20 Years of Agile: https://www.thoughtworks.com/insights/podcasts/technology-podcasts/20-years-agile
Software Engineering at Google: Lessons Learned from Programming Over Time by Titus Winters, Tom Manshreck, Hyrum Wright
Agile Is Getting Us Nowhere Fast: https://www.forbes.com/sites/frog/2022/04/20/agile-is-getting-us-nowhere-fast/?sh=78860a2719f1
Integrating Agile Development In The Real World by Peter Schuh
Slack: Getting Past Burnout, Busywork, and the Myth of Total Efficiency by Tom DeMarco
Modern Agile: https://modernagile.org/