Supporting Distributed Extreme Programming

  • Frank Maurer
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2418)


Extreme programming (XP) is arguably improving the productivity of small, co-located software development teams. In this paper, we described an approach that tries to overcome the XP constraint of co-location by introducing a process-support environment (called MILOS for Agile Software Engineering - MILOS ASE) that helps software development teams to maintain XP practices in a distributed setting. MILOS ASE supports project coordination using the planning game, user stories, information routing, team communication, and pair programming.


Software Development Open Source Project Virtual Team User Story Pair Programming 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Frank Maurer
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  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of CalgaryCalgaryCanada

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