References > White Papers > RUP/XP Guidelines: Pair Programming

By Robert C. Martin
Object Mentor, Inc.
Robert C. Martin
www.objectmentor.com
 

Abstract

Pair programming is a well-tested, well accepted alternative to code reviews. More than that, it's a fundamentally different way to write software. The benefits go far beyond productivity and quality, and affect such things as the robustness and morale of the team.