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J. indd 9 9/4/09 10:41:43 AM 10 The Business Value of Agile Software Methods Worse yet, customers receive a product that doesn’t meet their needs or add any business value. How is working software produced in agile methods? Within Scrum, developers implement the highest-priority features in the product backlog in 30-day sprints. Every 30 days, developers demonstrate potentially shippable software to their customers. Within Extreme Programming, developers implement the highest-priority user stories in the iteration plans.

Numerous software process improvement frameworks emerged at an ever increasing rate, including Trillium, BOOTSTRAP, ISO 9001, TickIT, and Hewlett Packard’s Software Quality and Productivity Assessment. These also included Hewlett Packard’s Quality Maturity System (QMS); Software Productivity Research’s Assessment Method; Assess, Analyse, Metricate, and Improve (AMI); and Software Process Reference Model. The capstones of these models were Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination and Capability Maturity Model Integration®.

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