Rapid changes in technology, market demands, and expectations have paved the way for the conceptualization and implementation of Agile methods and values in many organizations. Agile relies on adaptive planning and iterative development and delivery. It focuses primarily on the value of people in getting the job done effectively. SAMC™ Certified Professionals should appreciate the concepts of Agile development and have the ability to compare and choose the Agile methodology appropriate in a given situation.
Agile Master Certified Course Description
Introduction: This chapter describes the purpose and framework of the SBOK™ Guide.
Overview of Agile:
This chapter provides an overview of Agile which includes Agile Manifesto; Agile Principles; What has Changed with Agile; Declaration of Interdependence; and Agile Methods—Lean Kanban, Extreme Programming, Crystal Methods, Dynamic Systems Development Method, Feature Driven Development, Test Driven Development, Adaptive Software Development, Agile Unified Process, and Domain Driven Development.
Domain of Agile Practices:
This chapter talks about Value-driven Delivery; Stakeholder Engagement; Team Performance Practices; Adaptive Planning; Problem Detection and Resolution; Continuous Improvement; and Agile Tools and Artifacts.
This chapter deals with Lean Kanban and includes topics such as Introduction to Lean Kanban Software Development; Core Values; Understanding Lean Software Development; Understanding Kanban; Definition of Lean Kanban; and Implementing Lean Kanban.
The purpose of this chapter is to understand Scrum. It includes topics such as Overview of Scrum; Brief History of Scrum; Why Use Scrum?; Scalability of Scrum; Scrum Principles; Scrum Aspects; Scrum Processes; and Scrum and Kanban.
Extreme Programming (XP):
This chapter includes sections related to XP such as Introduction to XP; Core Values; Roles; Practices; XP Release; XP Artifacts; Adopting XP; and XP Events.
Test Driven Development (TDD):
This chapter provides an introduction to TDD and discusses the process associated with it.
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM):
This chapter talks about topics such as Introduction to DSDM, Core Values, and Practices.
This chapter details topics such as Introduction to Crystal, Core Values, Roles, Practices, and Process.
Feature Driven Development (FDD):
This chapter includes topics such as Introduction to FDD, Core Values, Roles, Practices, and Process.
Comparison of Agile Methods:
This chapter captures all the Agile methodologies in a snapshot.
Best Fit Analysis Tool:
This tool can be used by organizations considering transitioning to an Agile methodology. It is a short questionnaire designed to find the methodology which best fits an organization’s specific business situation.
It is a variation of the “Planning Game” from XP.
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