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by PatrickNorris
Sat Aug 16, 2014 9:47 pm
Forum: Software Development, Architectures, PM, Agile, Scrum...
Topic: Tools for creating architect diagrams?
Replies: 5
Views: 3741

Re: Tools for creating architect diagrams?

I've used modelio and StarUML. They are both pretty good, but each one has its own shortcomings. I haven't used DIA, but have heard lots of good things about it. I may give it a try.
by PatrickNorris
Fri Jun 27, 2014 12:27 pm
Forum: Software Development, Architectures, PM, Agile, Scrum...
Topic: Software development, which platform?
Replies: 9
Views: 2573

Re: Software development, which platform?

Hmm... I think most people in the business would be able to differentiate between a web app and a web site. It's just that sometimes web apps may also involve a web site, that's all!
by PatrickNorris
Fri Jun 27, 2014 12:24 pm
Forum: Software Development, Architectures, PM, Agile, Scrum...
Topic: Agile Books - Suggestions?
Replies: 15
Views: 7219

Re: Agile Books - Suggestions?

The publisher is Addison-Wesley

ISBN-13: 978-0-321-57936-2
ISBN-10: 0-321-57936-4

There may be a US and an International version, I am not sure.
by PatrickNorris
Thu Jun 19, 2014 2:55 am
Forum: Software Development, Architectures, PM, Agile, Scrum...
Topic: Agile Methodologies NOT for Large-Scale Projects
Replies: 7
Views: 3578

Re: Agile Methodologies NOT for Large-Scale Projects

Chris:

I have been using Agile methodologies (in particular Scrum) for software development for many years and I can tell you that it if it is applied correctly it works for small and LARGE projects alike.

And, this is not some theoretical claim, it's based on real-life experience!
by PatrickNorris
Thu Jun 19, 2014 2:50 am
Forum: Software Development, Architectures, PM, Agile, Scrum...
Topic: Agile Books - Suggestions?
Replies: 15
Views: 7219

Re: Agile Books - Suggestions?

Derek, I haven't read the other one, but the book Agile Software Engineering with Visual Studio by Sam Guckenheimer and Neno Loje is indeed very good and I would also recommend it! There are actually many good Agile books out there, but the best way to learn it is by doing it. Succeeding with Agile ...