Agile State of the Art Survey

How IT development teams are managing the transition to agile methods

From the developerWorks archives

Paul Gorans and Scott Ambler

Date archived: December 23, 2016 | First published: January 23, 2012

The "Agile State of the Art Survey" was designed to gather information about how businesses are actually implementing agile techniques. There were 168 respondents from around the world, working in various business sectors, including government agencies. These respondents shared details about how they have benefited from agile methods and the challenges they still face. This article shares some overall numbers from the survey and covers the top benefits and challenges.

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