The iij Top 10 Upcoming Agile Books
These titles aren’t available yet, but you may need to move quickly once they are. Agile software development may be rapidly moving into the mainstream, but that doesn’t mean the innovation in that field is slowing down.
Traditional ‘waterfall’ development may be out of favour on the startup scene, but we wouldn’t be surprised to see books about new ‘hybrid’ approaches (aimed at really large projects) in future, combining agile methods with their more established predecessors, although everything in the list below is pretty much ‘full on agile’.
(1) Agile Business Rule Development by Jérôme Boyer and Hafedh Mili. Published in Hardcover – 1 Mar 2011
(2) Individuals and Interactions: An Agile Guide by Ken Howard and Barry Rogers. Published in Paperback – 8 Apr 2011
(3) Agile ALM by Michael Huettermann. Published in Paperback – 28 Apr 2011
(4) Scrum in Action by Andrew Pham and Phuong-Van Pham. Published in Paperback – 4 Mar 2011
(5) Professional Scrum with Team Foundation Server 2010 by Steve Resnick, Aaron Bjork, and Michael de la Maza. Published in Paperback – 14 Apr 2011
(6) Specification by Example: How Successful Teams Deliver the Right Software by Gojko Adzic. Published in Paperback – 28 Apr 2011
(7) Essential Skills for the Agile Developer: A Guide to Better Programming and Design: A Guide for Implementing Lean-Agile Software Development in Your Organization (Net Objectives Lean-Agile) by Alan Shalloway and Scott L. Bain. Published in Paperback – 30 Jun 2011
(8) Professional Agile Development Process: Real World Development Using SCRUM by Kevin Kohut. Published in Paperback – 13 Jun 2011
(9) Continuous Testing with Ruby: Better Software Through Faster Feedback by Ben Rady and Rod Coffin. Published in Paperback – 15 Mar 2011
(10) Agile Hiring by Sean Landis. Published in Paperback – 30 Mar 2011