Executive Update

An Agile Development Framework for Business Analysts: Part V — DevOps and the ADF

Posted October 2, 2018 in Business Agility & Software Engineering Excellence

In this Executive Update, we briefly revisit some earlier lifecycle development models and examine the historic move away from waterfall to DevOps via iterative/ incremental and Agile development approaches. In doing so, we push the Agile envelope a little further and consider some trends that affect business analysis and requirements specification and examine the implications of the Agile development framework for business analysts (BAs) when working within a DevOps regime.

About The Author
Robin Harwood
Robin Harwood is a UK-based independent IT consultant with 30 years’ experience in industry and academic institutions, specializing in the delivery of business analysis, systems analysis, and requirements management to a varied range of clients across the public and private sectors. He is a member of the British Computer Society, a Chartered Engineer (CEng) with the UK’s Engineering Council, and a Chartered Information Technology Professional (… Read More
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