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Software Development and Photography

Jun 07, 2016 | by Anthony Bopp, Senior Validation Engineer | Tags: Agile

As a semi-professional photographer when I’m not being an engineer, I’ve thought often about the similarities between good software development and good photography. It may sound like a stretch at first, but bear with me...

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Back to Basics: Agile Lessons from Argentine Tango

May 24, 2016 | by Andrew Smith, Principal Architect | Tags: Agile

Argentine Tango is an intricate and improvised dance form, with a long history and participants all over the world. Tango aficionados attend workshops to refine their skills. Workshop teachers often take us, "back to basics," which in the case of Argentine Tango, is walking. (Who knew how much there is to just walking?) Going back to basics, we discover new nuances, and new ways of thinking and using what we already know.

As ISE launches into blogging about our experience, I thought it would be appropriate to write about Agile from a "back to basics" perspective - and also consider how those basics from Argentine Tango might give us new nuances, and new ways of thinking by using what we already know about Agile.
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