Appendix C. Glossary


Pronounced “24 by 7,” a term used to define support levels which includes operational coverage all day, every day. Also known as 24/7/365.


Being held responsible for your actions within an organization.

Aggregated Risks

A collection of common small project-level risks that may add up to a large risk for the enterprise.

Agile Alliance (AA)

A non-profit organization ( that supports individuals and organizations that use agile approaches to develop software.

Agile Data (AD)

A philosophy and role-based methodology that describes how to take an agile approach to the data-oriented aspects of systems.

Agile Model

A model that is just barely good enough.

Agile Model-Driven Development (AMDD)

An iterative ...

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