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Glossary

Agile Methodology

According to Wikipedia, Agile Software Development is a conceptual framework for software development that promotes development iterations, open collaboration, and adaptability throughout the life-cycle of the project.[AgileWikipedia]

Agile methods have been around for many years, but the origin of the term Agile Methodology dates from 2001, when a group of software developers met at The Lodge at Snowbird in Utah and penned the Agile Manifesto.[AgileManifesto]

See also: Extreme Programming, Scrum

Extreme Programming

Extreme Programming is an agile software development methodology. Like most agile methodologies it emphasizes small releases, open communication, and continuous integration. In addition, ...

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