Gartner Research

Using Stage-Gate and Agile Methods Together

Published: 12 March 2019

ID: G00705869

Analyst(s): Quality Research Team


New product design teams often use different methodologies for creating and iterating on designs. This research helps quality leaders build common understanding, plan and synchronize activities, and define decision-making structures among NPD teams using both Stage-Gate and agile methods.

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Establish a Common Understanding of Work Across Methodologies

Plan and Synchronize Development Activities

Establish a Scalable Decision-Making Structure

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