Thoughts on Technology, Methodology and Programming.

Return on Investment for Agile Practices

Posted by Marcus Wyatt on 12 April 2006

Wow, ThoughtWorks, an IT consulting company heavily involved with the agile movement has commissioned Forrester Research to perform an assessment of their processes; here you can read about their results. Look at the following example Results:

  • Improved time to benefit by 69%
  • Reduced cost by 57%
  • Reduced effort by 62%
  • Reduced critical defects by nearly 80%
  • Reduced overall defects by more than 60%

Now who can not seriously consider implementing Agile practices with results like above.


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