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Broken Agile

Second Edition

Authors: Brizard, Tim J.

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  • A unique book of essays on the positives and negatives of agile software development
  • Agile software development continues to be at the forefront of methodologies for today's software developers
  • Tim Brizard has designed and developed enterprise level systems since 1997
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About this book

Learn how to be successful in adopting Agile and see good and bad examples of how Agile can be adopted. Broken Agile, Second Edition contains stories from years of real world experience on Agile teams and projects. The stories in each chapter are both educational and entertaining. Each chapter focuses on specific Agile values and principles. The stories in each chapter are used to illustrate how Agile values and principles are sometimes misunderstood or misapplied on Agile teams and projects. You will read how Agile is used in the real world and the consequences of poor adaptations of the Agile software development methodology. These stories will help you in your journey to adopt Agile software development.

What You'll Learn
  • What are good and bad examples of how Agile can be adopted
  • What are some specific Agile values and principles
  • How some of these are misunderstood or misapplied
  • How Agile is used in the real world
  • What are the consequences of poor adoption of the Agile software methodology
  • How some companies have been successful in adopting Agile

AudienceThis book is for experienced software developers in their journey to adopt Agile Software development. It is very useful for those considering implementation of Agile processes.

About the authors

Tim Brizard is a Software Engineer in Orlando, Florida. He has designed and developed enterprise level systems since 1997. His experience includes architecting solutions for both small and large companies alike. He started his programming career using COBOL, RPG, and Unix and then started to use object-oriented languages like C++ and Java (r). He has a comprehensive knowledge of object-oriented languages, distributed computing, and database solutions. His architecture experience ranges from simple client-server to n-tier applications. He has a passion for software delivery and teaching others about improving the quality of software.

Table of contents (18 chapters)

Table of contents (18 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-2

    Brizard, Tim

  • Scale Success

    Pages 3-5

    Brizard, Tim

  • Communication

    Pages 7-14

    Brizard, Tim

  • Poor Foundations

    Pages 15-18

    Brizard, Tim

  • Long-Run Plan for Success

    Pages 19-22

    Brizard, Tim

Buy this book

eBook $19.99
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-1745-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $24.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-1744-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Broken Agile
Book Subtitle
Second Edition
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Tim Brizard
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-1745-0
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-1745-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-1744-3
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
IX, 98
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