[Emerging software development
such as Scrum, Agile Programming and Extreme Programming are helping thousands of organizations worldwide to manage their development projects more effectively.
But these methodologies do have challenges:
Large organizations:The openness of these methodologies can become unwieldy when the project involves a large number of individuals.
Multiple locations:These methodologies are most effective when team members can collaborate– if the members are spread throughout the country or even the world, collaboration can be difficult.
Complex projects:Using manual tools or even Excel add-ins can become impractical as the complexity of the project grows.
The industry's first tool for managing software development projects using the principles of: