Gartner Research

Managing the Agile Project

Published: 25 January 2013

ID: G00245859

Analyst(s): Nathan Wilson

Summary

Adopting agile can seem like a recipe for scope creep, bad architecture, technical debt and late deliveries. This research is a short survey of the Gartner research that describes how to achieve greater control and transparency in agile projects.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Agile Development Research Highlights
    • Start Small
    • Use Short, Fixed Durations
    • Track Completed Work
    • Build Strong Teams, Not Outstanding Individuals
    • Engage the Whole Organization
    • Minimize Debt Creation

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