Agile Quantitative Assessment – 14 Key Findings (June 2016)
Reifer Consultants LLC assessed agile methods by comparing project performance to similar jobs that employed plan-driven or traditional software development approaches (waterfall, incremental, spiral, etc.). Productivity, cost and quality benchmarking results based on 2,000 completed projects, 1,000 of which used agile methods, are summarized using data supplied by 100 organizations. Besides the benchmark results, this paper present the 14 most important findings from this our ninth annual assessment of agile methods.
DATE: June 2016