Nat Pryce presents the reengineering effort made to transform a legacy system through incremental improvement, the development process implemented, the results and some takeaway lessons learned.
Nat Pryce is author of "Growing Object-Oriented Software, Guided by Tests" and developer of the jMock mock-object library. He is an early adopter of XP, a contributor to several open source libraries and tools supporting TDD, and one of the organizers of the London XP Day conference. Pryce has received his PhD from Imperial College.
Agile Cambridge 2011 is for anyone who wants to successfully apply or learn more about Adopting and evolving agile approaches; Agile software development; Agile product management; Agile testing; DevOps/Agile Operations; User experience and design in an agile world; Agile technical communications; Coaching and mentoring agile teams; Leadership; Tool and technology adoption; Distributed agile teams. The focus throughout the event is on sharing practical experience of these topics, in a range of sessions from beginner to expert.