Agile Processes in Software Engineering and Extreme Programming

9th International Conference, XP 2008, Limerick, Ireland, June 10-14, 2008. Proceedings

  • Editors
  • Pekka Abrahamsson
  • Richard Baskerville
  • Kieran Conboy
  • Brian Fitzgerald
  • Lorraine Morgan
  • Xiaofeng Wang

Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 9)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Agile Innovations

    1. Nils Brede Moe, Torgeir Dingsøyr
      Pages 11-20
  3. Adaptation of Agile

    1. Fredrik Karlsson, Pär J. Ågerfalk
      Pages 32-41
    2. José Abdelnour-Nocera, Helen Sharp
      Pages 42-52
    3. Robert Morgan, Frank Maurer, Mike Chiasson
      Pages 53-62
  4. Agile Testing and Assessment

    1. Oren Mishali, Yael Dubinsky, Shmuel Katz
      Pages 63-72
    2. Adrian Kuhn, Bart Van Rompaey, Lea Haensenberger, Oscar Nierstrasz, Serge Demeyer, Markus Gaelli et al.
      Pages 73-82
    3. Giulio Concas, Marco Di Francesco, Michele Marchesi, Roberta Quaresima, Sandro Pinna
      Pages 83-93
  5. History and Evolution of Agile

  6. People Factors in Agile Environments

    1. Liana Silva, Célio Santana, Fernando Rocha, Maíra Paschoalino, Gabriel Falconieri, Lúcio Ribeiro et al.
      Pages 114-126
    2. Irina Diana Coman, Alberto Sillitti, Giancarlo Succi
      Pages 127-136
  7. Conceptual Models of Agility

    1. Jason H. Sharp, Sherry D. Ryan
      Pages 147-160
    2. Sinéad Hayes, Ita Richardson
      Pages 161-171
  8. Experience Reports

    1. Juanjuan Zang
      Pages 172-179
    2. Caryna Pinheiro, Frank Maurer, Jonathan Sillito
      Pages 185-189

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Agile Processes in Software Engineering and eXtreme Programming, XP 2008, held in Limerick, Ireland, in June 2008.

Out of 54 submitted papers, 16 were accepted as full papers, 4 experience reports, 14 poster papers, 9 workshop papers, and 3 contributions on panel discussions. The papers are organized in topical sections on agile innovations, adaptation of agile, agile testing and assessment, history and evolution of agile, people factors in agile environments, conceptual models of agility, and experience reports.


Agile Processes Agile Programming Agile method Extreme Programming Scrum Software Engineering Software Process Management Software Testing

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-68254-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-68255-4
  • Series Print ISSN 1865-1348
  • Series Online ISSN 1865-1356
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