Software Development Linkopedia May 2018

Here is our monthly selection of knowledge on programming, software testing and project management. This month you will find some interesting information and opinions about military and Agile, the ROI of UX, Agile coaching, code maintenance, sprint goal sessions, tester and developer conversations, software quality, portfolio planning, testing in production and good Scrum team habits.

Quote of the Month May 2018

We often hear people say “We’re agile, we don’t need a plan” or even worse “We can’t plan”. This is just not true. Release Planning in agile is as important as it is in traditional projects, the only difference is there are a few techniques that help make sure the plans bear some relation to […]

Microservices: the Naked Truth of the Maintainability

It is easy to do a proof-of-concept but hard to make something “production-ready*. Maintainability is complex in distributed systems, and become extremely complicated for a microservices software architecture. This presentation takes a look at the common traps producing a gap between “should work” and “works”. It also discusses costs which come with the most famous […]

Software Development Conferences Forecast April 2018

Here is a list of software development conferences on Agile project management (Scrum, Lean, Kanban), software testing and software quality, software architecture, programming (Java, .NET, C#, C or C++, JavaScript, Ruby, Python, PHP), DevOps and databases (NoSQL, MySQL, etc.), web & mobile development (Android, iOS) that will take place in the coming weeks and that […]