Addressing the Barriers to Agile Development in the Department of Defense: Program Structure, Requirements, and Contracting

Report Number: SYM-AM-15-095

Series: Acquisition Management

Category: Software Development

Report Series: Symposium Proceedings

Authors: Su Chang, Pete Modigliani

Title: Addressing the Barriers to Agile Development in the Department of Defense: Program Structure, Requirements, and Contracting

Published: 2015-04-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: Other Research Faculty

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2015/SYM-AM-15-095.pdf

Keywords: Proceedings, Thursday Sessions, Vol. 2, Symposium

Abstract:

Program managers and executives in the Department of Defense (DoD) have struggled for years to tailor the acquisition framework to promote delivery of information technology (IT) capabilities in small, frequent releases