How to Remain Agile While Outsourcing Software Development

Summary: Many software companies utilize some form of an agile development methodology. But, you may wondering if it’s truly possible to retain agility while outsourcing software development. Read this guide to learn how to stay flexible and agile while outsourcing. What Is Agile Development Methodology? Agile methodology is an increasingly common organizational, developmental, and customer […]

Common Mistakes Agile Software Development Teams Make

Summary: Is your software team is considering transitioning to an agile development model? Before you do, read about these common agile mistakes to avoid. ​ Have you and your business decided to apply the agile method to your next project? There are several benefits to utilizing the agile methodology. But at the same time, it […]

The Top 5 Books On Embracing The Agile Mindset & Method

Ready to transform the way you do business? In the spirit of learning something new, we thought we’d share our favorite agile reads! In no particular order, these books are chalked full of professional insights on how to embrace the agile mindset and workflow in order to reap the benefits of a fully agile organization. […]

Similarities Between Agile Scrum and Rugby Scrum

Summary: What do rugby and agile scrums have in common? More than you probably think. Learn more about the similarities between software development teams and this rugby method of restarting play. ​ In the popular game of rugby, a scrum is used to begin a match, typically after some type of rule violation or error. […]

Tips For Transitioning To An Agile Approach To Software Development

The agile software development lifecycle is often considered one of the best approaches by industry experts. Studies show that this approach ensures software development teams are 37% faster in delivering products and 16% more productive, which can benefit your company significantly. Many software development teams follow the traditional waterfall approach, which is fairly straightforward while […]

An Overview Of Software Development Lifecycles

A software development lifecycle is a term that describes all of the tasks and activities involved in developing an application or program. A lifecycle includes everything from initial planning and consultation to final launch as well as ongoing maintenance. There are different approaches to software development and every approach has some advantages. Many development teams […]

Who Uses A Scrum Approach and Why Should You?

Summary: Wondering what agile framework is best? Learn more about the scrum approach and how it’s helping different industries work more efficiently. ​ The scrum framework has made a major impact in software development world in recent years by enabling teams to complete projects using an agile methodology. Now other industry sectors outside of software […]

5 Types of Scrum Meetings

Summary: 5 types of scrum meetings occur within regular intervals to guide a development team through the agile process of software development. This article will provide a clear definition of these meetings and when they should occur. ​ Making the move from waterfall to an agile scrum environment can be a big move, but for […]

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