Comment lines, The development project balancing act

Maintaining productivity, improving quality, and meeting deadlines — while trying to keep everyone happy

From the developerWorks archives

Kareem Weller

Date archived: January 3, 2017 | First published: February 26, 2014

Managing a lengthy, expansive development project is neither easy nor straightforward. This article highlights some of the lessons learned from my experience working as a team lead on a production support team maintaining a large web application for a commercial business. Specifically, this article discusses several challenges related to how the releases were managed, and the changes that were introduced to enhance productivity and quality. This content is part of the IBM WebSphere Developer Technical Journal.

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