Agile For Non Programmers

In most software development projects, there are several contributors that are not programmers. For example, a well-kitted-out team will include:

This page is about how these people fit into agile processes such as XP. As far as I know, the integration of non-programmer disciplines into agile processes is not covered very well (if at all) in the existing agile books. Hopefully, we can produce some helpful stories and best practices.

I am a technical writer who used to work at a medium-to-large software company that converted to an agile (Crystal-like) process. I wrote a little bit about it in UserDocsInXp, but I have a few observations that I think apply to other non-programmer disciplines:

See also UserDocsInXp, LocalityOfReferenceDocumentation


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