New PragPub article: Half of a Third of a Century in TDD

pp-16-07PragPub celebrates their seventh anniversary issue this month with a large collection of feature articles–pieces by Ron Jeffries, Alistair Cockburn, Allen Holub, Michael Nygard, Jonathan Rassmusson, Venkat Subramaniam, and me (I am honored!)–reflecting on the past, present, and future of agile software development. (And there’s more! …the issue also includes articles by Johanna Rothman, Michael Swaine, Marcus Blankship, and Natasha Murashev.)

Visit The Prose Garden to grab a copy for less than a couple bucks, or to subscribe to PragPub at a measly $20 per year. You owe it to yourself to stay current with this stellar publication.

I chose to write about my feelings regarding TDD, a practice I’ve embraced for now half of my fairly long development career (Ron still has me way beat). In Half of a Third of a Century in TDD, I talk about the reasons I’ve personally found TDD to be an indispensable practice.

(I’ve linked just my article… thanks Swaine for the permission to do so!)