Architectural Challenges in Migrating Plan-driven Projects to Agile

Vinod Menon, Roopak Sinha, Stephen MacDonell

Abstract

Software development has steadily embraced agile software development methodology/method (ASDM) and has been moving away from the plan driven software development methodology (PDM) approaches like waterfall. Given the iterative nature of agile development, the integration of software architecture into the agile way has become challenging. This research identifies the challenges of having a robust architecture in projects already executed by plan driven methods and new projects likewise by conducting a literature review and a case study analysis. The ensuing analysis finds that there are three major areas: people, process and technology, in which these challenges could be mapped.

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Menon V., Sinha R. and MacDonell S. (2015). Architectural Challenges in Migrating Plan-driven Projects to Agile . In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Evaluation of Novel Approaches to Software Engineering - Volume 1: ENASE, ISBN 978-989-758-100-7, pages 223-228. DOI: 10.5220/0005383502230228


in Bibtex Style

@conference{enase15,
author={Vinod Menon and Roopak Sinha and Stephen MacDonell},
title={Architectural Challenges in Migrating Plan-driven Projects to Agile},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Evaluation of Novel Approaches to Software Engineering - Volume 1: ENASE,},
year={2015},
pages={223-228},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0005383502230228},
isbn={978-989-758-100-7},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Evaluation of Novel Approaches to Software Engineering - Volume 1: ENASE,
TI - Architectural Challenges in Migrating Plan-driven Projects to Agile
SN - 978-989-758-100-7
AU - Menon V.
AU - Sinha R.
AU - MacDonell S.
PY - 2015
SP - 223
EP - 228
DO - 10.5220/0005383502230228