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Agile Project Management

PM World Collection

There have been many articles and papers related to agile project management previously published in the PM World Journal and now included in the PM World Collection at http://pmworldlibrary.net/pm-world-collection/.



Scrum Alliance - Founded in 2001, Scrum Alliance® is the largest, most established and influential professional membership and certification organization in the Agile community. We are a nonprofit association with more than 500,000 certified practitioners worldwide.  Our vision is to “Transform the World of Work” with a mission to guide and inspire individuals, leaders, and organizations with practices, principles, and values that create workplaces that are joyful, prosperous, and sustainable.  More at https://www.scrumalliance.org/   (Aliakbarova)

Standards and Guides

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Papers, Reports, Studies

Project Management on Multimedia Projects - Preliminary Results on Communication, Interaction and Team Work Dynamics – from Procedia Computer Science- Conference on Enterprise Information Systems/International Conference on Project Management/Conference on Health and Social Care Information Systems and Technologies, CENTERIS/ProjMAN / HCist 2015 October 7-9, 2015. The authors are Carolina Seabra and Ana Margarita Almeida. The paper describes research into the applicability of agile methodologies on multimedia development projects. To learn more: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877050915027684.



Articles, Blogs, Opinions

What's the Difference? Agile vs Scrum vs Waterfall vs Kanban - Project Management has different techniques to follow while a project is progressing during the project lifecycle. This article explains the differences between Scrum, Waterfall and Kanban. Each has advantages and disadvantages, stages, and when you should use each one.  To learn more click on: https://www.smartsheet.com/agile-vs-scrum-vs-waterfall-vs-kanban

Is Agile Project Management Fit for Small Tech Start-Ups?  - Article published on the Scrum Alliance website in February 2017 by Priti Asthana is a useful source of information about agile approaches to project management. To download the article, go to: https://www.scrumalliance.org/community/articles/2017/february/is-agile-project-management-fit-for-small-tech-sta (Aliakbarova)

Measuring Integrated Progress on Agile Software Development Projects - This paper by Tamara Sulaiman and Hubert Smits was posted on Methods and Tools, a software development publication website. Agile software development methods have been shown to be effective: software is developed faster, with higher quality, and better meeting changing business priorities and changing market conditions. The prevailing wisdom was that EVM techniques were too difficult to implement effectively on an Agile project, and that EVM could not easily cope with changing requirements. The EVM techniques have been adopted for Agile projects, and the correctness of the results has been proven in the referenced research [1]. AgileEVM is a light-weight, and easy to use adaptation of the traditional EVM techniques which provides the benefits of traditional EVM in Agile projects. This paper discusses this approach.  To read article, go to http://www.methodsandtools.com/archive/archive.php?id=61//  Onwunalu




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