This site focuses upon the DSDM (Dynamic Systems Development Model) Atern approach to Agile project management.
DSDM Atern*, one of a group of Project Management methodologies which sit under the umbrella term of Agile.
*(the name Atern was coined by the methodology creators and refers to the Artic Tern, a collaborative bird that can travel vast distances and epitomises many facets of the method which are natural ways of working e.g. prioritisation and collaboration.)
Extreme Programming (XP)
|Fuller Approaches (but still agile)
Agile Unified Process (AUP)
Originally designed for software development, it has many uses where time and budget are of paramount importance & delivery time needs to be short.
Adopts an incremental approach to evolving solution through number of stages (called Increments in Atern).
Atern is described as Agile with rigour.
5 key techniques:
- Facilitated Workshops
- Iterative development