Can We Develop Agile Software in Traditional Organizations?

As it was confirmed by a recent Methods & Tools survey, the adoption of agile approaches has been increasing recently. Following these results, I asked software practitioners on different discussion forums to share their opinion about the substance of agile adoption. As agility is now becoming “trendy”, we could see …

Wise Iteration

A you move ahead, keep in mind the following: * Never confuse the map with the journey – The project plan is only an outline (and a guess at that), so you should believe the team’s results and not the plans. Remember, it is the achievement of the objectives that …

Methods & Tools Survey Confirms Increased Agile Adoption

At what stage is the agile approach (XP, Scrum, TDD, …) adoption at your location? (2005 results) Not aware 13% (26%) Not using 13% (16%) Investigating 14% (14%) Analysed and rejected 4% (3%) Pilot projects 8%(4%) Partial implementation (adoption of some agile practices) 17% (17%) Partial deployment (some projects are …