An Overview of the RUP Architecture

This valuable section offers a concise explanation of the RUP architecture. It starts with the popular hump chart, shown in Figure 1-4, which illustrates the overall RUP architecture. This figure contains information on phases, iterations, milestones, disciplines, their inter-relationships ...

Scrum and CMMI – Going from Good to Great

Abstract—Projects combining agile methods with CMMI combine adaptability with predictability to better serve large customer needs. The introduction of Scrum at Systematic, a CMMI Level 5 company, doubled productivity and cut defects by 40% compared to waterfall projects in 2006 by focusi ...

Five Things Every Software Executive Should Know About Scrum

The success (or failure) of Scrum is all in how’s it’s adopted. This white paper explores five key things software executives should understand when considering a Scrum adoption. It summarizes what Scrum can and cannot do and provides advice to software executives on how they can suppo ...

Project management for software process improvement

Predictability and repeatability are desirable expectations of most organizations. These concepts are highly related to that of a controlled process – one with results within well-known limits. Having a good set of controlled processes will guarantee an organization the benefit of a bett ...

Project Management (CMMI-DEV)

Project Management (CMMI-DEV) process areas cover the project management activities related to planning, monitoring, and controlling the project.The seven Project Management process areas in CMMI-DEV are as follows:Integrated Project Management (IPM) (CMMI-DEV)

Scrum Guide

What is Scrum? Scrum is a framework for developing and sustaining complex products. This Guide contains the definition of Scrum. This definition consists of Scrum’s roles, events, artifacts, and the rules that bind them together. Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland developed Scrum; the Scr ...