Monday, March 31, 2008

XTC-Boston - April 3, 2008 at Kinsale

This month, we'll return to Kinsale's, and expect to have some guests from the Cyrus NYC team. Sorry for the late decision on venue.

The April meeting will be:

* Thursday, April 3 from 6:30pm
* The Kinsale Irish Pub and Restaurant, 2 Center Plaza, Boston, MA 02108

Saturday, March 22, 2008

New England Agile Bazaar March 27, 2008

Topic: Developer Workspaces Enable Agile Teams

Workspace Management is often an afterthought for teams, agile or not.
For teams to work effectively developers need mechanisms to help
ensure that their changes will integrate well with others' work. Good
workspace practices also improve team productivity by avoiding "works
for me" conversations and by decreasing ramp up times when people
start new projects.

This talk will discuss some of the patterns and practices for
workspace management that you can apply to help developers be more

Speaker: Steve Berczuk, Cyrus Innovation.

Steve Berczuk has been developing software applications for over 20
years, and is an evangelist for practices that enable agile teams.
Steve is a Certified Scrum Master (Practicing), the author of Software
Configuration Management Patterns: Effective Teamwork, Practical
Integration and a columnist for CM Crossroads.