Gartner Research

Getting Started With Transitioning to Agile

Published: 29 January 2015

ID: G00261803

Analyst(s): Maritess Sobejana , Nathan Wilson

Summary

This research helps application development leaders to develop a plan to introduce and adopt agile development in their organizations.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

  • What You Need to Know
  • Is Your Organization Ready for Agile?

Analysis

  • Develop a Vision
    • Create an Agile Road Map
    • Pick an Agile Development Methodology
  • Understand the Rollout Approaches
    • Big Bang
    • Development-Only
    • Practice-by-Practice — One Practice at a Time
    • Project-by-Project — One Project at a Time
    • The Blended Approach
  • Communicate the Plan
  • Next Steps

Gartner Recommended Reading

©2019 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.