Emergent Design

  • Post published:October 19, 2011

There are not that many books who take a look at the software development profession. The book "Emergent Design: The Evolutionary Nature of Professional Software Development, by Scott L. Bain" is one of them, it takes a look on how the profession has developed and is still developing.

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Betere Productkwaliteit met Agile

  • Post published:October 10, 2011

Steeds meer organisaties, zowel in het bedrijfsleven als bij de overheid kiezen voor een Agile manier van software ontwikkeling. De motivatie die je vaak hoort is dat ze daarmee beter aan kunnen sluiten bij de wensen van klant, en sneller oplossingen leveren. Ook verbetering van de kwaliteit m.b.v. Agile wordt genoemd als reden. Terecht of niet?

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What drives quality: Senior Management

  • Post published:September 12, 2011

The serie on “What Drives Quality” has thusfar described technical activities that are part of software development. Next postings will cover supporting activities; this one describes how senior management drives quality. Understanding what drives quality enables you to take action before problems actually occur, thus saving time and money.

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What Drives Quality: Coding

  • Post published:July 5, 2011

This is already the 4th posting on “What Drives Quality”, focusing on coding. Previous posting covered the factors that drive requirements quality and that drive architecture and design quality. Understanding what drives quality enables you to take action before problems actually occur, thus saving time and money.

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