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Market Guide for Enterprise Agile Frameworks

Published: 17 July 2017

ID: G00311575

Analyst(s): Mike West , David Norton


The emergence of enterprise agile frameworks addresses the needs of application leaders modernizing application development by scaling agile development. This Market Guide provides a current snapshot of this nascent market and insights into its most visible framework providers.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

Market Direction

Market Analysis

  • Visibility
  • Fit for Purpose
  • Principles and Practices Versus Prescriptive

Representative Vendors

  • Disciplined Agile 2.0
  • Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM), Now Known as Framework for Business Agility
  • Enterprise Scrum
  • Fast Agile Scaled Technology (FAST)
  • Large-Scale Scrum (LeSS)
  • Nexus
  • Recipes for Agile Governance in the Enterprise (RAGE)
  • Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) 4.5
  • ScALeD Agile Lean Development (ScALeD)
  • Scrum at Scale
  • Spotify
  • eXponential Simple Continuous Autonomous Learning Ecosystem (XSCALE)

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