Smash Tech: PHP 2014

El pasado día 28 de Mayo, participé en Smash Tech como ponente impartiendo una master class de 2 horas sobre el ecosistema PHP y en lo que se debe prestar atención para el 2015. Con los 50 asistentes que pagaron la entrada, repasamos desde Metodologías de desarrollo: Agile, Scrum y Extreme Programming. Sobre ésta última pivotó la gran mayoría de la presentación, viendo cómo se resuelven las dinámicas de TDD, Integración Continua, Coding Standards, etc.

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Thanks Ron Jeffries – “Extreme Programming Installed” Book Review

I though that it was difficult to read a better book about XP than “Extreme Programming Explained” by Kent Beck. Then, “Extreme Programming Installed” by Ron Jeffries came to me. Last week, I finished it. Ron goes into the detail about the how-to in each XP detail. So, if you want to start with XP, read the explain one, but if you need to go deeper, the installed one is your book.

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Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change, 2nd Edition (The XP Series) Review

Happy new year to everyone! Today it’s January, 1st and I have finished reading “Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change, 2nd Edition”. If you love software development and agile practices, this book was the rules changer in the agile methodologies and software development in general. As I have done with other book reviews, here are my remarks. Buy it, seriously. You will fill the gaps about agile practices, so if you are doing Xp, Scrum, Kanban, Lean, etc. everything will gear together.

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