Advanced Search
MyIDEAS: Login

Succeeding In Software Development Projects

Contents:

Author Info

  • Dan Benţa

    ()
    (Babeş-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca)

  • Ştefan Ioan Niţchi

    ()
    (Babeş-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca)

Registered author(s):

    Abstract

    In the past few decades, a large number of different approaches to software development have been introduced in order to adapt and satisfy customer needs and requirements that change during the development project. A wide variety of software development frameworks have evolved, each with its own strengths and weaknesses. A certain approach is not necessarily suitable for use by all software development projects. Choosing the best methodology for software development depends on several factors as project size and complexity, level of innovation, internal and external factors, available technology, organizational culture or project and team considerations. Agile software development methods are accepted worldwide as cost-effective and time-sensitive methodologies for software development in organizations in order to face the new challenges in this competitive environment. The aim of this paper is to identify, analyze and characterize traditional and agile software development approaches with practice use cases from our software development project and lifecycle.

    Download Info

    If you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
    File URL: http://www.rebe.rau.ro/RePEc/rau/jisomg/WI10/JISOM-WI10-A1.pdf
    Download Restriction: no

    Bibliographic Info

    Article provided by Romanian-American University in its journal Journal of Information Systems and Operations Management.

    Volume (Year): 4 (2010)
    Issue (Month): 2 (December)
    Pages: 9-19

    as in new window
    Handle: RePEc:rau:journl:v:4:y:2010:i:2:p:9-19

    Contact details of provider:
    Postal: Bd.Expozitiei 1B, Bucuresti, Sector 1, Etaj 5, 012101
    Phone: +4-0372-120.140
    Fax: +4-021-202.91.51
    Email:
    Web page: http://www.rau.ro/
    More information through EDIRC

    Related research

    Keywords: software development life cycle; traditional methods; agile software development; Scrum; project and risk management;

    References

    No references listed on IDEAS
    You can help add them by filling out this form.

    Citations

    Lists

    This item is not listed on Wikipedia, on a reading list or among the top items on IDEAS.

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:rau:journl:v:4:y:2010:i:2:p:9-19. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Alex Tabusca).

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.

    If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.