Linked by snydeq on Tue 2nd Nov 2010 23:08 UTC
General Development InfoWorld offers a look back at the first decade of agile programming. Forged in February 2001 when a group of developers convened in Utah to find an alternative to documentation-driven, 'heavyweight' software development practices, The Manifesto for Agile Software Development sought to promote processes that accommodate changing requirements, collaboration with customers, and delivery of software in short iterations. Fast-forward a decade, and agile software development is becoming increasingly commonplace, with software firms adopting agile offshoots such as Scrum, Extreme Programming, and Kanban - a trend some see benefiting software development overall
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by SuperDaveOsbourne on Wed 3rd Nov 2010 12:10 UTC
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Agile is yet another great reinvention of the trademarked practices of software developers/managers to keep their jobs via specialized training trips, seminars and of course the all important job security via obscurity.

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