Gartner Research

Getting Started With Transitioning to Agile

Published: 29 January 2015

ID: G00261803

Analyst(s): Maritess Sobejana, Nathan Wilson


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

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


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


  • 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

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