Defects and Agility: Localization Issues in Agile Development Projects

  • Malte Ressin
  • José Abdelnour-Nocera
  • Andy Smith
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 77)


It has been noted that software localization does not always fit well into agile software development. This poster aims to illustrate the relationship between the two by examining how localization issues occur in agile projects. A list of common localization issues is presented and examined as to where and why they can be caused during development and if there is a connection to agile methodologies. The poster serves as an introduction to our research in this area.


localization internationalization agile software development 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Malte Ressin
    • 1
  • José Abdelnour-Nocera
    • 1
  • Andy Smith
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre for Internationalisation and UsabilityThames Valley UniversityLondonUK

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