Gartner Research

What SMBs Need to Know About Enterprise Agile

Published: 09 October 2014

ID: G00263302

Analyst(s): David Norton, Susan Galberaith

Summary

SMBs need to go further than just adapting the basic agile principles to increase executional excellence and flexibility. SMB application leaders should apply Gartner's Enterprise Agile Principles to sustain agility as they grow and to preserve their team-based cultures.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Defining Agile
    • Agile Development Practices
    • Applying Agile Development Practices to the Enterprise
  • Apply the Agile Principles in a Way That Leverages the Advantages of Being Smaller
    • Gartner's Enterprise Agile Principles Applied to SMBs
  • Use Enterprise Agile Principles to Increase Executional Excellence
  • Adopting the Principles

Case Study

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