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Matt Stephens

Matt Stephens is a Java developer, project leader, and technical architect with a financial organization based in central London. He's been developing software commercially for over 15 years, and has led many agile projects through successive customer releases. He has spoken at a number of software conferences on�object-oriented development topics, and his writing appears regularly in a variety of software journals and websites, including The Register and ObjectiveView.

Matt is the co-author of Extreme Programming Refactored: The Case Against XP (Apress, 2003) with Doug Rosenberg, Agile Development with ICONIX Process (Apress, 2005) with Doug Rosenberg and Mark Collins-Cope, and Use Case Driven Object Modeling with UML: Theory and Practice with Doug Rosenberg (Apress, 2007).

Catch Matt online at www.softwarereality.com.

Matt Stephens' Books

Design Driven Testing

Design Driven Testing

  • Publication Date: September 15, 2010
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-2943-8

Design Driven Testing brings sanity back to software development by restoring the concept of using testing to verify a design instead of pretending that unit tests are a replacement for design. Learn More …

Extreme Programming Refactored

Extreme Programming Refactored

  • Publication Date: August 13, 2003
  • ISBN13: 978-1-59059-096-6

Don Rosenberg and Matt Stephens are not attempting to define a new methodology in Extreme Programming Refactored: The Case Against XP. Instead, they will be examining XP in the context of existing methodologies and processes such as RUP, ICONIX, Spiral, RAD, DSDM, etc.—and showing how XP goals can be achieved using these existing processes. Learn More …

Foundation Dreamweaver MX

Foundation Dreamweaver MX

  • Publication Date: July 8, 2003
  • ISBN13: 978-1-59059-197-0

Whether a complete novice or a past user, after reading this book, you'll be fluent in the full breadth of Dreamweaver MX's powerful functionality, a unique learning curve backed up by solid real-world case studies and tutorials. Learn More …

Agile Development with ICONIX Process

Agile Development with ICONIX Process

  • Publication Date: February 27, 2005
  • ISBN13: 978-1-59059-464-3

This book describes how to apply ICONIX Process (a minimal, use case-driven modeling process) in an agile software project. Learn More …

Use Case Driven Object Modeling with UMLTheory and Practice

Use Case Driven Object Modeling with UMLTheory and Practice

  • Publication Date: January 10, 2007
  • ISBN13: 978-1-59059-774-3

Use Case Driven Object Modeling with UML: Theory and Practice shows how to drive an object-oriented software design from use case all the way through coding and testing, based on the minimalist, UML-based ICONIX process. Learn More …