Rixiform Inc.

Development Practices

June 14th 2012

Here is an overview of my current default practices that I adapt to specific situations. I have tested each of them and found them to be more effective than alternative methods of organizing. The benefits of these practices take into account increased communication challenges (which grow at a rate of roughly the square of the number of team members). These practices are effective to a team size of 8 or 10, after which code base and team partitioning should be considered…

Using Pivotal Tracker Effectively

June 1st 2010

Here are some hints on how to use tracker effectively gathered from my experience using tracker and coaching agile teams. Tracker is a lightweight project management tool for agile project planning. It is designed to help you stay focused on getting things done and keep in touch with team priorities…