Agility and Discipline

“Scott Ambler’s The Discipline of Agile on DDJ deconstructs a
myth surrounding agile development, namely the fiction that agile
development or XP is for undisciplined cowboys. Perhaps my favorite
part of the article is the checklist at the end which helps
identify cowboy coders and actual agile teams:

  • “Take a test-driven approach to development.
  • “Work very closely with their stakeholders on a daily basis,
    and the stakeholders have active roles on the team…”

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