Empirical Evaluation of Collaborative Support for Distributed Pair Programming

@inproceedings{Favela2004EmpiricalEO,
  title={Empirical Evaluation of Collaborative Support for Distributed Pair Programming},
  author={Jes{\'u}s Favela and Hiroshi Natsu and Cynthia B. P{\'e}rez and Omar Robles and Alberto L. Mor{\'a}n and Raul Romero and Ana Mar{\'i}a Mart{\'i}nez Enr{\'i}quez and Dominique Decouchant},
  booktitle={CRIWG},
  year={2004}
}
Pair programming is an Extreme Programming (XP) practice where two programmers work on a single computer to produce an artifact. Empirical evaluations have provided evidence that this technique results in higher quality code in half the time it would take an individual programmer. Distributed pair programming could facilitate opportunistic pair programming sessions with colleagues working in remote sites. In this paper we present the preliminary results of the empirical evaluation of the COPPER… 

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