The Problem is that software projects still deliver an unacceptable level of quality and responsiveness. Part of the reason for this is the industrial-era Scientific Management approach. Part of the reason for this is the programming culture ...
Agile software development provides information-era management. Keep your Software project synchronized with your changing businesss needs.
Agile Processes like Scrum and ExtremeProgramming (XP) matched with a deeply Object Oriented environment and culture are now efficiently producing value in software teams everywhere.
Beating the competition only requires putting them all together.