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Phil & Bart's Extreme Adventures (in modern software engineering)

Phil & Bart's Extreme Adventures (in modern software engineering)

By Philip Mander & Bart den Haak
Phil Mander & Bart den Haak discuss a wide range of topics relating to modern software engineering ranging from strategy and leadership to Extreme Programming practices
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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. Show outline 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) Continuous Delivery Youtube Channel
May 22, 2022
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?"  Show outline  0:00 Intro to the podcast  4:10 Introductions  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:  Software Engineering at Google: Lessons Learned from Programming Over Time by Titus Winters, Tom Manshreck, Hyrum Wright  Agile Is Getting Us Nowhere Fast:  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:
May 01, 2022