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Why Traditional Application Development and Maintenance Teams Should Adopt Kanban

Published: 15 January 2020

ID: G00465062

Analyst(s): Harutoshi Katayama


Application leaders often struggle to prioritize, manage and monitor development and maintenance tasks in traditional application environments. The Kanban method of workflow management, typically used by “agile” approaches, can help.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Subdivide Requests for Easier Prioritization and Faster Starts
  • Visualize Teams’ Current Work and Manage the Workflow
  • Empower Developers to Decide Which Tasks to Perform

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