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Project v Product

After reading James’ last post, Responding to Change – A Decorator’s Story, I began thinking a bit more in general about how people consider software development. In a lot of places where I have worked, software has always been delivered in projects. These projects, even ones that have been called ‘Agile projects’, have usually solely… Read More »

The Iron Pyramid

The Iron Triangle There’s a concept that we frequently use in development called the iron triangle. The concept is that there are three factors: time cost (usually meaning people) scope It’s okay to have one or two of these fixed, but definitely not all three; at least one of these constraints has to be negotiable… Read More »