Gartner Research

Apply These Seven Lessons From Agile to Mode 1 Development

Published: 26 May 2015

ID: G00277251

Analyst(s): Mike West, Nathan Wilson

Summary

Agile practices have matured into proven, effective ways to deliver software. AD managers who apply these seven agile practices to Mode 1 software development projects can realize improvements consistent with Mode 1 objectives in cost-efficiency, performance, maintainability and user satisfaction.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Simplify the Code and the Solution
  • Visualize the Solution
  • Embrace Change as It Occurs
  • Collaborate in Development
  • Automate Testing Where Possible
  • Deploy ASAP Through Automation
  • Assess/Review Early and Often

Gartner Recommended Reading

©2020 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?

Purchase this Document

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.