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Planning Your Development Team Capacity with Microsoft Team Services

Posted by Scott Janovitz

May 25, 2017 10:09:49 AM

Determining the capacity of your development team is an essential factor in planning for a successful upcoming project. Reliably knowing how much you can take on can help plan for the right number of resources, what you can outsource, and timelines for other projects in the more distant future, especially when using the Agile methodology. Figuring out capacity is very important, but it doesn’t have to be daunting!

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Topics: IT Development, Productivity, Management, methodology

Agile vs. Waterfall: A clash of methodologies

Posted by Scott Janovitz

Oct 27, 2016 11:00:00 AM

One topic that is sure to create a lively discussion in an IT meeting is Agile versus Waterfall. While both are usable and mature methodologies, there are schools of thought that believe Waterfall is the best development methodology for organizing the work of software development and getting projects done. And there is the school of thought that will tell you just the opposite—Agile is the way to go. 

To help you make an informed decision as to which method works best for your project, the following is an overview of each.

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Topics: IT Development, methodology