Scrum: planning a Sprint

Scrum: planning a Sprint

The rule for planning a Sprint with Scrum effectively is having cristal clear the goals: they will guide the developers to the definition of the possible tasks and the best ways to realize them.In the last articles about Scrum i talked you about its efficiency as a framework for the implementation of the Agile methodology and about roles in a Scrum team. I've also explained that with Sprint we mean a variable period of time during which the Scrum Team develop a "part of the software" that wil...

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Connect a Dataset instantiaded by code to a CrystalReport reporting tool

Hi all, In today’s post I want to introduce a simple method for attaching DataSet objects, instantiated in our code, to CrystalReport 2008 reporting tool. CrystalReport is a powerful tool that allows you to easily create reports on data processed in our .NET applications. The following steps are used to create the reports of a dataset created in our application: 1. First of all, add a new Form to our VisualStudio project. This form will be used to sh...

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LINQ: from xml to C# classes

I continue my post on LINQ and C# programming talking about the conversion from XML file to C# classes. Previously I’ve show how to serilize a C# class into XML file. Let me show you an example. Suppose we have an XML file that contains the list of Italian municipalities with their area code. We now want to load this file into a list of C# objects more convenient to use w...

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