Assignment 3: Waterfall versus Agile

 

Research agile methodologies including SCRUM and extreme programming (XP). 

Write a two to three (2-3) page paper in which you:

  1. Describe the waterfall methodology and identify its relationship to the PMBOK® process groups.
  2. Describe the agile methodology and identify its relationship to the PMBOK® process groups.
  3. Contrast waterfall and agile methodologies.
  4. Describe XP and defend or criticize the practice.   
  5. Use at least two (2) quality resources in this assignment.  Note: Wikipedia and similar Websites do not qualify as quality resources. 

Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:

  • Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.
  • Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length.

The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:

  • Explain and apply the phases of the project management life cycle.
  • Use technology and information resources to research issues in information systems and technology.
  • Write clearly and concisely about Information Technology Project Management topics using proper writing mechanics and technical style conventions.

Grading for this assignment will be based on answer quality, logic / organization of the paper, and language and writing skills, using the  following rubric.

Answers

Related Questions

[Recommended]: NRSE4570 OHIO Ethical Dilemmas Tran...

  OverviewFirst, read chapters 14 and 15, in your textbook, Transcultural Concepts in Nursing Care. Links to these chapters can be found by click...

[Recommended]: Case study 3 Emergency Manager...

  InstructionsYou are the new emergency manager in a city that is prone to tornadoes. In fact, the city has just completed recovery efforts after...

[Recommended]: Stakeholder Involvement In Decision...

  Short Assignment #2: Based on the case studies being discussed in the class explain how best should policy makers incorporate stakeholders into...

[Recommended]: Personal Power Discussion...

  Personal PowerThis week you learned about power in the workplace.Write a paper on “Personal Power.”Address the following in your paper:Desc...

[Recommended]: HSN376 Phoenix Informatics Solution...

  Part 1Develop a proposal in which you evaluate the two specific products you selected in Week 4. Your goal is to persuade the directors of the...

[Recommended]: Contract Law Case study discussion...

  Matthew Green, age 16, signed a contract to buy a Camaro from Caruana Chevrolet.Matthew Green is the son of Mark Green, a local businessman, we...

If you didn't find the right answer

Ask Your Questions, We'll notify you once someone answers it