OBJECTIVES
83
CHAPTER
5
New and Emerging
Process Methodologies
n
Understand the limitations of traditional process methodologies and the
applicability of Agile processes.
n
Understand the basic tenets of Agile software processes.
n
Gain familiarity with several commonly used Agile processes.
91998_CH05_Tsui.indd 83 1/10/13 12:13:16 PM
5.1 What Are Agile Processes?
Agile processes are a family of software development methodologies that produce soft-
ware in short iterations and allow for greater changes in design. It should be noted at
the outset that ...

Get Essentials of Software Engineering, 3rd Edition now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.