Remote Mob Programing Ask the Experts: Key Takeaways

Woody Zuill, widely credited with discovering mob programming while working at Hunter Industries, describes mobbing (or ensemble programming, as the practice is also known) as “a software development approach where the whole team works on the same thing, at the same time, in the same space, and at the same computer”.

  • Chris Lucian, one of the original mob programming practitioners at Hunter and co-host of the Mob Mentality show on YouTube
  • Austin Chadwick, also of Hunter Industries and also a co-host of the Mob Mentality show
  • Mike Clement, VP at Emmersion and well-known mob programming evangelist
  • Jonathan Turner, Senior Software Engineer at Emmersion and daily practitioner of mob programming
  1. A lot of people are excited about the potential advantages of remote mobbing.
  2. A global pandemic might be the perfect time to introduce mobbing to teams.
  3. There is no best set of tools or standard approaches for remote mob programming, but there are some good approaches and common principles.

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