Has Hell Frozen Over? An Agile Maturity Model?

by Scott Ambler Follow 1 Followers on  Jun 15, 2006 1

Just as the traditionals have their Capability Maturity Model (CMM) do agilists need an Agile Maturity Model (AMM) which allows an organization to assess current state and build a business case for adopting Agile practices?


Agile Project Management Just a Start

by Scott Ambler Follow 1 Followers on  Jun 14, 2006

Alan Shalloway blogs about the need to look beyond agile project management: developers must also be competent at technical skills such as refactoring, agile modeling, and test driven development (TDD).


Ivar Jacobson Reveals Essential Unified Process (Ess UP) Vision

by Scott Ambler Follow 1 Followers on  Jun 07, 2006 2

Ivar Jacobson, father of use cases and the Unified Process (UP) as well as one of the original "Three Amigos" of UML fame, describes his vision for a streamlined version of the UP which is published on a collection of cards instead of as HTML pages.


Where Did All the Positions Go?

by Scott Ambler Follow 1 Followers on  May 31, 2006

How can existing, experienced IT professionals fit into an Agile project? By being flexible, open minded, and willing to change.


Converting a project from a waterfall to an iterative approach

by Scott Ambler Follow 1 Followers on  May 25, 2006

Software developers who firmly believe in an iterative approach must work for clients who, for various reasons, are rooted in a traditional methodology. This article discusses ways to help such organizations make a transition.

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