category 'software process'

GP-B: The Polar Chart

GP-B: The Polar Chart

Software Engineering researchers Barry Boehm and Richard Turner created a simple, visual tool for helping a team determine if their process should be more agile or more plan-driven. The polar...

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Plan-Driven Methodologies

Plan-Driven Methodologies

A hallmark of whether to use a more plan-driven methodology versus an agile methodology is the potential for requirements change. If you have a project in which the requirements are...

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Agile Methodologies

Agile Methodologies

The Agile Manifesto states that in agile development you value:

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Software Process

Software Process

One of the main differences in “writing code” and “engineering software” is following a specified process. By process, we mean a series of steps or phases that a team goes...

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