The role of the customer in software development: the XP customer - fad or fashion?
Companion to the 19th annual ACM SIGPLAN conference on Object-oriented programming systems, languages, and applications (OOPSLA '04)
By Angela Martin, David Hussman, Granville Miller, Linda Rising, Mark Striebeck, Mary Poppendieck, Robert Biddle, Steven Fraser
Issue Date:October 2004
One of the core XP (Xtreme Programming) practices is that of the "on-site customer". In the words of Kent Beck (2000) in his book "eXtreme Programming Explained" the intent is that a "real customer must sit with the team, available to answer questions, res...