Have you found yourself at the crossroads? Tearing between Agile and Waterfall? Caught off-balance by the recent stats showing Agile software projects to be over three times as popular as Waterfall? They also have over three times as many successful outcomes. Does that mean that Waterfall has outstayed its welcome? Our take: that depends. Every particular situation calls for a specific solution. It’s best to take a balanced approach and consider what really matters.
Every new business is born out of chaos. Three quarters of enterprises do not go past the initial stage, which is also the most decisive one. Whether you survive or go under depends on how well you steer through the troubled waters of startup. And that’s exactly where a minimum viable product (MVP) may be your beacon.
In this post we will examine the specifics of utilizing a fixed-price model by IT professionals, possible pitfalls and how to avoid them.