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A Critique Of Agile Methodology - Or The Funny Side Of Scrum

Posted at — Mar 7, 2013

Not really new, but nonetheless fun to read. Excerpt:

In any case, the consultants kept going with their road shows and glossy pamphlets. Initially, I’m sure they went after corporations; they were looking to sign flexible contracts that allowed them to deliver “whatever” in “2 weeks” on a recurring basis until the client went bankrupt. But I’m equally sure they couldn’t find many clients dumb enough to sign such a contract.

And here is another one:

There are plenty of companies who use the whip-cycle of development I outlined above, so

More may be found over there.