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Provider Selection Criteria for Outsourcing Agile Application Development to Avoid Imminent Failure

Published: 11 April 2018

ID: G00350494

Analyst(s): Fabio Di Capua , Gilbert van der Heiden , Neil Barton

Summary

Agile development methodologies are increasingly used to improve customer experience and deliver digital initiatives faster. Sourcing and vendor management leaders must select the right vendor to align with internal agile competencies for successful outcomes.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Assess Project Complexity Versus Organization Maturity
  • Define Service Provider Selection Criteria to Assess Agile Capabilities
  • Define and Document the Governance of Agile Projects

Case Study

  • Case Study 1
  • Case Study 2

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