IN THIS CHAPTER
Understanding what’s unique about time management on agile projects
Finding out how to manage time on agile projects
Recognizing how cost management is different on agile projects
Seeing how to manage cost on agile projects
Managing project time and controlling project costs are key aspects of managing a project. In this chapter, you see agile approaches to time and cost management. You find out how to use a scrum team’s development speed to determine time and cost on a given project and how to increase development speed to lower your project’s time and cost.
In project management terms, time refers to the processes that ensure timely project completion. To understand agile time management, it helps to review some of the Agile Principles we discuss in Chapter 2: