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44:14

Forecasting Delivery, with Oranges

Posted by Dan Brown  on  Dec 20, 2014

Dan Brown explains the difference between forecasting and estimating, and how one can better forecast delivery with less effort and more accuracy than with estimation.

01:11:58

Inside spring.io: a Production Spring Reference Application

Posted by Brian Clozel  on  Dec 17, 2014

Brian Clozel talks about the newly open-sourced reference application that powers the spring.io site, built with Spring Boot, Spring Framework 4 features, cujoJS, Bower and Gulp.

49:57

Why Your Team Has Slowed Down, Why That's Worse than You Think, and How to Fix it

Posted by Edmund Jorgensen  on  Nov 27, 2014

Edmund Jorgensen discusses how and why engineering teams slow down, showing how attempts to manage costs in the face of slowdowns can death-spiral into worse delays with deadly economic consequences.

45:30

Humble Programmers’ Reflections by Example on Unit Tests, TDD and BDD

Posted by Bruce Meacham  on  Oct 25, 2014 1

Bruce Meacham discusses using user stories and business requirements for writing good tests that lead to good code, with examples in C#/SpecFlow and JavaScript/Cucumber.

32:29

Complex Projects Aren't Planable but Controllable

Posted by Jutta Eckstein  on  Sep 20, 2014 1

Jutta Eckstein provides insights in the latest scientific research on planning and shows how Beyond Budgeting and Agile principles can be combined so that even complex projects remain controllable.

52:40

Caml Trading - Experiences with OCaml on Wall Street

Posted by Yaron Minsky  on  Sep 06, 2014

Jane Street runs a large trading business on software written almost entirely in OCaml, a statically typed functional language. Yaron Minsky shows the reasons for choosing Ocaml and how it worked out.

30:35

CoffeeScript: The Good Parts

Posted by Azat Mardan  on  Aug 28, 2014

Azat Mardan shares experiences using CoffeeScript in production, exploring its format, evaluating its design and showcasing some of the more useful and prominent projects that have adopted it.

50:51

Why Superman Is Not a Good Agile Team Member

Posted by Karen Siers  on  Jul 27, 2014

Karen Siers outlines the difficulties encountered by a developer switching from a waterfall or cowboy coding environment to a collaborative Agile style.

53:23

Risk Management is Project Management for Grown-Ups

Posted by Tim Lister  on  Jun 12, 2014

Tim Lister presents the advantages—and the dangers—of practicing risk management in an adult-like fashion, offering a process for tailoring an organization and discussing how it can grow up.

45:25

Back to the Future

Posted by Emma Langman  on  May 13, 2014

Emma Langman explores the usefulness of some of the Quality tools that have been around since the 50s for gathering requirements, tackling repeat problems, or innovating more efficiently as a team.

47:47

Voice of the Customer

Posted by Barb Spurway, Tracy Bowman  on  May 08, 2014

Barb Spurway, Tracy Bowman discuss Voice of the Customer (VoC), a Total Quality Management/ Lean Manufacturing concept helping teams build quality products from the customers’ perspective.

47:33

Methodology Patterns: a Different Approach to Create a Methodology for Your Project

Posted by Giovanni Asproni  on  Apr 05, 2014

Giovanni Asproni suggests that teams should not blindly embrace a methodology but rather create their own suiting their specific needs by using an approach based on patterns and pattern languages.

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