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Specification by Example: How Successful Teams Deliver the Right Software by Gojko Adzic

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Chapter 12. uSwitch

uSwitch.com is one of the busiest UK websites. The website compares prices and services for a variety of companies and products, including energy suppliers, credit cards, and insurance providers. The complexity of their software system is driven by high scalability as well as complex integrations with a large number of external partners.

uSwitch is an interesting case study because it illustrates how a company working in a Waterfall process with separate development and testing teams on a problematic legacy environment can still transition to a much better way of delivering quality software. uSwitch has completely overhauled their software delivery process over the course of three years.

At uSwitch, I interviewed Stephen ...

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