Agile Methods

8th Brazilian Workshop, WBMA 2017, Belém, Brazil, September 13–14, 2017, Revised Selected Papers

  • Viviane Almeida dos Santos
  • Gustavo Henrique Lima Pinto
  • Adolfo Gustavo Serra Seca Neto
Conference proceedings WBMA 2017

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 802)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. Agile Principles, Lean Manufacturing and Other Disciplines

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Wylliams B. Santos, José Adson O. G. Cunha, Hermano Moura, Tiziana Margaria
      Pages 3-17
  3. Agile Testing and Quality: Techniques, Patterns and Automated Support

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-19
    2. Matheus Florêncio, Fernando Sambinelli, Marcos Augusto Francisco Borges
      Pages 21-30
    3. João Farias, Alexandre Vasconcelos, Ivaldir Junior
      Pages 31-43
  4. Metrics, Measurements and Mining Repositories in the Context of Agile

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Eduardo Garcia Wanderley, Alexandre Vasconcelos, Bruno Tenório Avila
      Pages 47-59
  5. Adoption of Agile/Lean

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 61-61
    2. Avelino F. Gomes Filho, Danilo Alencar, Rodrigo de Toledo
      Pages 63-76
    3. Myrian R. Noguera Salinas, Adolfo G. Serra Seca Neto, Maria Claudia F. P. Emer
      Pages 77-87
    4. Ludimila Monjardim Casagrande
      Pages 88-94
    5. Luis Gustavo Araujo Ferreira, Priscila Bibiana Viegas, Dagoberto Trento
      Pages 95-102
  6. Conceptual Studies and Theoretical Foundations of Agile/Lean

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 103-103
    2. Carlos Andrei Carniel, Raquel Aparecida Pegoraro
      Pages 105-117
  7. Organizational Transformation and Cultural Aspects on Agile Business

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Lourenço P. Soares, Ângela Freitag Brodbeck
      Pages 121-133
  8. Agile Practices and Future Trends, Evolution and Revolution (Technical or Managerial)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
    2. Nelson Marcelo Romero Aquino, Adolfo Gustavo Serra Seca Neto, Heitor Silvério Lopes
      Pages 137-145
    3. Herez Moise Kattan, Frederico Oliveira, Alfredo Goldman, Joseph William Yoder
      Pages 146-160
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 161-161

About these proceedings


This book constitutes revised selected papers from the 8th Brazilian Workshop on Agile Methods, WBMA 2017, held in Belém, Brazil, in September 2017. The 10 full and 2 short papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 19 submissions.

The papers present empirical studies on agile values and principles; agile practices; agile adoption; agile testing and quality; metrics; conceptual studies; cultural aspects on agile business; organizational transformation and future trends.


agile methods agile project management experimental studies with agile/Lean refactoring issues scaling agile to large corporations

Editors and affiliations

  • Viviane Almeida dos Santos
    • 1
  • Gustavo Henrique Lima Pinto
    • 2
  • Adolfo Gustavo Serra Seca Neto
    • 3
  1. 1.Federal University of ParáTucuruiBrazil
  2. 2.Federal University of ParáBelémBrazil
  3. 3.Federal University of TechnologyParanáBrazil

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