The following definitions, many of which are unique, are offered for terms that are used within the book:
The process of acquiring something via a contract.
A group of software development methodologies based on iterative and incremental development, where requirements and solutions evolve through collaboration between self-organizing, cross-functional teams.
The process of assessing the worth, significance, or status of something of interest.
The structure of components, their interrelationships, and the principles and guidelines governing their design and evolution over time.
Something of value that a firm owns and can capitalize.
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