developerWorks Interviews: Scott Ambler on Agile development
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Scott Ambler, IBM Rational Agile Development Practice Lead, explains Agile development this way: "An iterative and incremental (evolutionary) approach performed in a highly collaborative manner with 'just enough' ceremony that produces high quality software in a cost effective and timely manner which meets the changing needs of its stakeholders." In this 20-minute podcast, Ambler explains what Agile development means, and look at why it is increasingly relevant and experiencing rapid adoption. He contrasts it with more traditional software development methods and dispels a number of common myths.
IBM Thought Leaders page on Scott Ambler
Scott Ambler's web site
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