x Take the InfoQ Survey !
Newer rss

ThoughtWorks Studios' Cyndi Mitchell Talks Adaptive ALM, Continuous Delivery

Interview with Cyndi Mitchell on  Oct 14, 2010 3

In this interview, Cyndi Mitchell talks about ThoughtWorks’ concept of “Continuous Delivery,” which focuses on the last mile of software delivery. Mitchell also discusses the “adaptive” in ThoughtWorks Studios’ Adaptive ALM (Application Lifecycle Management) strategy, in which Agile solutions must be adaptive to users’ needs. And Mitchell describes ThoughtWorks Studios tools: Mingle, Go and Twist.

Kevin Rutherford on Refactoring Ruby And Code Smells

Interview with Kevin Rutherford on  Aug 25, 2010

Kevin Rutherford talks about the challenges of refactoring Ruby code, and his open source tool 'reek' which automates the discovery of certain code smells in Ruby code.

Michael Stal on Architecture Refactoring

Interview with Michael Stal on  Mar 25, 2008 5

In this interview from OOPSLA 2007, Michael Stal talks about architecture refactoring. He describes what architecture refactoring is, its relationship to code refactoring and patterns, and he gives real world examples of how architecture refactorings have been done and when not to do it.

Coplien and Martin Debate TDD, CDD and Professionalism

Interview with Jim Coplien and Bob Martin on  Feb 18, 2008 13

Debate sprang up at JAOO '07 around Bob Martin's assertion that "nowadays it is irresponsible for a developer to ship a line of code he has not executed in a unit test." In this InfoQ video, he debated with Jim Coplien on this and other topics, including Design by Contract vs. TDD and how much up-front architecture is needed to keep a system consistent with the business domain model.

Ramnivas Laddad on AOP Design, Modelling, and Policy Enforcement

Interview with Ramnivas Laddad on  Apr 17, 2007 3

Ramnivas Laddad talks about domain aspects, how aspects fit in the design phase, how to model aspects in UML, how to enforce policies with Aspects, how he used Aspects to diagnose production problems including touch threading problems, and using aspects to simplify design pattern implementation.

General Feedback
Marketing and all content copyright © 2006-2015 C4Media Inc. hosted at Contegix, the best ISP we've ever worked with.
Privacy policy