Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) (or Continuous Deployment) – enabling a flow of value. Other resource summaries: BDD, TDD, Refactoring. [Disclosure: Note that I may have been involved in some of the materials mentioned below, and I work Continue reading Resources on CI and CD
Pragmatic Guide to Git, by Travis Swicegood. Pragmatic Bookshelf, 2010. I'm using git for the first time on a small project with a friend, and wanted a quick focused handbook to help with that. This book fills that bill. Continue reading Review – Pragmatic Guide to Git (Swicegood)
Ant, The Definitive Guide, by Jesse Tilly & Eric M. Burke. O'Reilly, 2002. ISBN 0-596-00184-3. This is a classic O'Reilly animal book showing – what else? – a horned lizard on the cover. But it's classic member of the series Continue reading Review – Ant
This is a one-page summary of basic terms and processes for configuration management, suitable for an agile team. Also available in a Microsoft Word verion (.doc) (or in French).
A ratchet is a mechanism for locking in progress. Frequent builds and regression tests represent ratchets for development. Continue reading Ratchets Capture Progress: Steps to Continuous Integration
What mechanisms can a team use to prevent integration problems? Continue reading Continuous Integration in XP