Jul 102017
 

For the last year, Agile continues staying as a “hot trend” that gathering pace and we can already easily talk about Agile that is implemented not only in a software development, but in all departments of absolutely different companies that follow the latest progress and resources to be on top; that’s why today’s article will be dedicated to the hottest and top agile methodologies that [… read more]

Jun 262017
 

  Agile project management, agile software development, agile methodology, agile transformation, agile adoption – all these words are buzzwords! Now regardless of the industry and the size of the company companies switch to agile way of working. It’s not that easy, it takes time to, but agile teams naturally get better over time. However, when teams become more efficient, the risk of fail rises because [… read more]

Scaled Agile: An Overview

 Posted by on May 28, 2017
May 282017
 

Many organizations around the world are moving from traditional Waterfall project management techniques, to Agile software development. This is a difficult journey for many organizations, especially large and older ones. Many of the core ideas in Agile and Scrum are suited to a small team of six to ten people, like you might find at a young startup. Trying to apply the same idea to [… read more]

May 192017
 

Now we live in a world when we receive a lot of information, which is not very interesting for us. Now we have thousands of articles and blogs for every topic we could think of. That’s why I decided to share with you top 13 agile project management blogs, which we read at Apiumhub on a regular basis. These blogs are useful as for software [… read more]

May 152017
 

Nowadays there are a lot of complications and obstacles on the way to the production. Now if you are not agile, it becomes literally a hell adding new functionalities. Therefore a lot of corporations and startups switch to agile methodologies and start using CI to achieve agility in software development. There is a big buzz about agile transformation in the companies, for example Mango, HSBC, [… read more]

Oct 132012
 

Among many tasks performed during the project life cycle, one thing that simply cannot be avoided is the task estimation. Accurate time estimation is a crucial skill in project management, and it affects all the other phases of the project. The project planning is depending on accurate estimation and Stakeholders often judge if a project was successful or not depending on whether it has been [… read more]

Sep 112012
 

TypeMock is offering a free Webinar around Test Driven Development. Everyone can register by following this url: http://www.typemock.com/test-driven-development-sept. Registration is closing on 12th of September 2012, so hurry up. In case you are not able to register you may follow this link http://www.typemock.com/webinars/ for an offline view. Learn: The difference between unit testing and Test Driven Development (TDD) Benefits of TDD Problems and Pitfalls and [… read more]

Sep 052012
 

I’ve started adopting what I could call “agile” way of developing software only in 2007-2008. Since then I’ve become a Certified Scrum Master and trying to adopt as much techniques and methodologies to make the process of developing software in my team as much as possible. I am sure that I am still far from saying that it is perfect and there is always room [… read more]

Mocking with Moq

 Posted by on August 30, 2012
Aug 302012
 

In object oriented programming, mock objects are simulated objects that mimic the behavior of real objects. Mock objects are usually used in Unit Testing. Mock objects are exactly created to test the behavior of some other (real) object. Therefore, mocking is all about faking the real object and doing some operations in a controlled way so that the returned (test) result is always valid. The first question [… read more]

Aug 142012
 

By continuously improving the design of code, we make it easier and easier to work with. This is in sharp contrast to what typically happens: little refactoring and a great deal of attention paid to expediently adding new features. If you get into the hygienic habit of refactoring continuously, you’ll find that it is easier to extend and maintain code. —Joshua Kerievsky, Refactoring to Patterns[2] [… read more]

Aug 112012
 

Spring.NET is a great open-source framework with rich capabilities and a large amount of “plugins” or services that are implemented around the Spring Core. In this post I am going to discuss the same content discussed in one of the earlier posts (applied to PostSharp framework), which is about how to apply Aspect Oriented Programming specifically the method interception but this time in Spring.NET. I [… read more]

Aug 092012
 

For general information about the Aspect Oriented Programming please refer to the earlier post: Aspect Oriented Programming (AOP) basics In general, PostSharp offers a great deal of different types of predefined aspects that can be used and applied on methods, properties, events, fields, etc. The list below is directly taken from the PostSharp documentation. TypeLevelAspect: Which is a base class for all aspects applied on [… read more]

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