Learning Agile: Understanding Scrum, XP, Lean, and Kanban

Learning Agile: Understanding Scrum, XP, Lean, and Kanban

Andrew Stellman, Jennifer Greene


Learning Agile is a accomplished advisor to the most well-liked agile tools, written in a mild and fascinating type that makes it effortless that you should learn.
Agile has revolutionized the way in which groups method software program improvement, yet with dozens of agile methodologies to select from, the choice to "go agile" may be tough. This useful publication is helping you kind it out, first through grounding you in agile's underlying ideas, then by way of describing 4 specific--and well-used--agile tools: Scrum, severe programming (XP), Lean, and Kanban.
Each procedure makes a speciality of a distinct sector of improvement, yet all of them target to alter your team's mindset--from people who easily persist with a plan to a cohesive crew that makes judgements jointly. no matter if you are contemplating agile for the 1st time, or making an attempt it back, you will how to select a mode that most closely fits your workforce and your company.
  • Understand the aim at the back of agile's center values and principles
  • Learn Scrum's emphasis on venture administration, self-organization, and collective commitment
  • Focus on software program layout and structure with XP practices similar to test-first and pair programming
  • Use Lean pondering to empower your group, do away with waste, and bring software program fast
  • Learn how Kanban's practices assist you bring nice software program by way of dealing with flow
  • Adopt agile practices and ideas with an agile coach

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