Software Development Linkopedia August 2013

Here is our monthly selection of interesting knowledge material on programming, software testing and agile or traditional project management.  This month you will find information about the skills of software testers and how they could pair with developers in an Agile setting. You will also explore the Cumulative Flow Diagram as tool to monitor your Scrum projects and learn why you need to go further than user stories to define your requirements.

Blog: T-Shaped Testers and their role in a team
Blog: Experience Report: Pairing with a Programmer
Blog: Cumulative Flow Diagram
Blog: User Stories Ain’t Requirements

Article: How to Form Teams in Large-Scale Scrum?
Article: Getting Started with .NET Development Using C#
Article: Using Mocks and Stubs in PHPUnit

Tools: 2-plan – integrated project management software
Tools: should.js – BDD style assertions for node.js

Video: Essentials of Product Development
Video: People Build Systems Build People
Video: Where Bad Code Comes From
Video: 55 New Features in Java SE 8
Video: Advanced Validation Techniques with Entity Framework

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