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Continuous Delivery: Reliable Software Releases Through Build, Test, and Deployment Automation (Addison-Wesley Signature)
4.18
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Aug 24, 2012
 
Scrum Shortcuts Without Cutting Corners: Agile Tactics, Tools, & Tips
4.36
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Aug 2013
Jul 26, 2013
 
The Software Project Manager's Bridge to Agility (Agile Software Development)
3.41
This is a fabulous book for anyone who thinks PMBOK is not agile. In all the gory detail here is exactly how to apply all the PMBOK tools and techniqu...more
Jun 2010
Sep 20, 2011
 
User Stories Applied: For Agile Software Development
3.91
Another Mike Cohn classic. It has to be on the must read list for anyone involved in software development. As usual lots of clear practical advice tha...more
May 28, 2012
May 26, 2012
 
Succeeding with Agile: Software Development Using Scrum
4.03
This is the MUST read book on Scrum. I really like Mike Cohn's style, his books are very practical and make sense for how to really get things done. T...more
Mar 25, 2012
Jan 19, 2012
 
Web API Design: Crafting Interfaces that Developers Love
3.89
Great short book on REST, perfect for an introduction to the concepts and best design practices.
Jul 06, 2014
Jul 05, 2014
 
The Lean Startup: How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses
4.03
My new bible for new product development. There is no silver bullet but there are lots of little silver pellets here are least. Really compelling and...more
Jun 13, 2012
Jun 10, 2012
 
Pretotype It
4.37
Some excellent extensions to the idea of prototyping. Quite a short book, definitely recommended must read for anyone in product development. Love the...more
Jun 13, 2012
Jun 13, 2012
 
Scrum Shortcuts Without Cutting Corners: Agile Tactics, Tools, & Tips
4.36
An easy to read guide to scrum with direct take aways for novices and experienced Scrum practitioners. Goldstein has bitten off just the right size ch...more
Aug 09, 2013
Aug 03, 2013
 
Lean Software Development: An Agile Toolkit for Software Development Managers
4.20
I'm working my way through the classics on Lean and Agile methods, I have met the great Tom and Mary and was extremely impressed and since this was se...more
Jan 03, 2012
Dec 22, 2011
 
The Mythical Man-Month: Essays on Software Engineering
4.04
The "No Silver Bullet" essay should be required reading for all software engineering professionals. However, I have to say the whole book didn't quite...more
Feb 18, 2012
Feb 12, 2012
 
The Phoenix Project: A Novel About IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win
4.15
It was a nice change to read a business 'novel', it's actually a great way to convey the information and since I have no time to read fiction these da...more
Aug 27, 2013
Aug 18, 2013
 
Bridging the Communication Gap: Specification by Example and Agile Acceptance Testing
4.11
Really great book. It reminds me of Mike Cohn's style, very readable and lots of specific usable advice. I would rate this up with Mike's books and I'...more
Dec 16, 2012
Dec 16, 2012
 
Hackers and Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age
4.08
This is a collection of essays, centred around technology by an erudite polymath. Anyone who has studied both programming and painting immeadiately ge...more
Jan 18, 2012
Jan 03, 2012
 
Pro Git
4.05
I am now totally convinced that those people that rave about git and complain bitterly about 'traditional' version control systems are absolutely righ...more
Jan 28, 2012
Jan 21, 2012
 
Sams Teach Yourself Android Application Development In 24 Hours (Sams Teach Yourself    Hours)
3.76
This book has got me going on Java and Android but I do have some reservations about how it was presented.

I think it depends what kind of learner you...more
Jan 25, 2012
Jan 27, 2012
 
Scrum Mega Pack For the Agile Scrum Master, Product Owner and Development Team
4.15
The Scrum Mega Pack is a nice basic and easy to read introduction to Scrum, Agile and Kanban. If you know someone who doesn't want to digest the 5-10...more
Jan 18, 2014
Jan 17, 2014
 
Lean Analytics: Use Data to Build a Better Startup Faster
4.10
The one metric that matters (OMTM) is the key measurement you need to be be making of your current endeavour. My endeavour to learn all about building...more
Jul 16, 2013
Jul 07, 2013
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