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Agile development is a collaborative, incremental, and iterative approach to software development that can produce high-quality software in a cost effective and timely manner. Unlike traditional software development, agile development emphasizes flexibility, continuous testing and integration, and rapid delivery of functionality.

Why choose agile development? Because of the focus on collaboration and iteration, agile development teams demonstrate:

Teams can adopt and improve agile development strategies for their unique needs and challenges.

Whether you are adopting agile development for the first time or you are ready to extend your agile development efforts to address the full software lifecycle, IBM Rational® can provide a solution for you.

Our agile solution includes agile practices, process improvement services, training and mentoring services, and products to help companies effectively adopt and tailor agile strategies to meet the unique challenges faced by software delivery teams.


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