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  • Agile Approaches in Test Planning

    by Ben Linders on  Feb 21, 2016

    At Agile Testing Days 2015, Eddy Bruin and Ray Oei explained how to satisfy the needs of stakeholders who ask for test cases, test plans, and other comprehensive test artifacts without writing large test plans. An interview about test plans in agile, how to make stakeholders aware that they can influence quality, and which agile practices they recommend for testing.

  • Towards an Agile Software Architecture

    by Boyan Mihaylov on  Dec 28, 2015 10

    Boyan Mihaylov covers his experience when working with both traditional waterfall software architectures and agile ones. He depicts the similarities and differences between these with a focus on three areas: the specifics of the software architect role, the timespan of the software architecture, and the output of the software architecture.

  • Delivering Software with Water-Scrum-Fall

    by Ben Linders on  Nov 07, 2015 1

    Water-Scrum-fall is usually described as an hybrid agile way of working. According to Andy Hiles water-Scrum-fall is a gated and phased delivery approach for software where Scrum is used as the main development management method. It can be used as a stepping stone to agility, to become a living breathing agile organisation.

Evaluating Agile and Scrum with Other Software Methodologies

Posted by Capers Jones on  Mar 20, 2013

Capers Jones compares the effectiveness of Agile and Scrum with a sample of contemporary software development methods using several standard metrics. 19

Agile in the Defense Industry

Posted by Jeff Plummer on  Oct 29, 2012

The Defense Industry is often viewed as a very “non-Agile” culture. But even in this environment, you can successfully apply Agile principles and practices and tailor them to fit your needs.

Integrating Agile into a Waterfall World

Posted by Joseph Flahiff on  Jun 06, 2011

Joseph Flahiff argues that agile values principles and practices can be integrated into in a waterfall environment to improve project predictability and success. 11

Why Agile Adoption Fails in Some Organizations

Posted by Christopher Goldsbury on  Nov 04, 2009

This article examines and explains the often overlooked organizational reasons that agile fails. 16

Interview: Jim Johnson of the Standish Group

Posted by Deborah Hartmann Preuss on  Aug 25, 2006

The creator of the CHAOS Chronicles, Standish Group founder and chairman Jim Johnson, spent some time with InfoQ discussing his research, and the role of Agile in changing the IT industry. 11

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