How to Keep Agile Projects on Time and on Budget


Archived Published: 22 April 2015 ID: G00274938

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Summary

If you are a project manager whose organization is starting its agile transition, you need to know how to run the first few projects. By defining a minimum viable product and fixing duration, project managers can ensure that agile projects will almost always be on time and on budget.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Use Fixed-Schedule, Flexible-Functionality Project Scopes
    • Plan Projects Around the MVP
    • Stick to the Schedule, Not the Plan
    • Require New Business Justification for All Follow-On Projects
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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