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Use Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD) to Increase Agility

Published: 04 February 2019

ID: G00376201

Analyst(s): Bill Holz


Agile project delivery teams must develop and support many applications while improving development practices to increase stakeholder satisfaction. DAD helps technical professionals adapt agile product development frameworks, like Scrum or SAFe, improving both project and product delivery scenarios.

Table Of Contents


  • DAD: Enabling a Hybrid Approach to Agile Software Development
    • The Disciplined Agile Delivery Objective
    • What the Practitioner Needs to Know About DAD
  • Scaling Agile With DAD
    • Scaling Factors
    • Comparing DAD to Other Enterprise Agile Frameworks
  • Strengths
  • Weaknesses


The Details

  • Disciplined Agile Framework
  • Training and Certifications
    • DAD Certification Program

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