Evolution of Scrum Transcending Business Domains and the Future of Agile Project Management [chapter]

Richard J. J. Oprins, Helena A. Frijns, Christoph J. Stettina
2019 Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing  
The growing popularity of Agile management methods has led to their application to a number of areas inside, but also outside, the software development domain. However, despite many practitioner reports, research exploring whether and how Agile practices have been applied in domains beyond software development has been rather patchy with little empirical evidence. What is there behind the hype and how can other domains learn from it? To address this gap in the research, we present the findings
more » ... f our study on the application of Agile management practices in other domains, including an outlook towards a potential expansion enabling Business Agility. To practitioners, this study presents examples of Scrum applied outside the software development domain including concrete practices applied. To researchers, it presents an empirical starting point for further exploration.
doi:10.1007/978-3-030-19034-7_15 fatcat:yb7nntlgxrgzbdaknmbywzlwsy