The rate of success for IT projects, as measured in time, budgets, and features, can be discouraging for government entities looking to invest in better infrastructure. By focusing on business value, identifying helpful features, soliciting client insight, and rethinking what is valuable, however, Agile software development methods are responsible for appreciably higher success rates. For Agencies looking to partake in these benefits, there are important considerations not only in the crafting of contract vehicles, but moreover in evaluating potential solutions.
To cite this article: Cole, Michelle. “Adopting Agile in a Government Context” www.envisagenow.com, 24 January 2013.