Join Bob McGannon for an in-depth discussion in this video Agile vs. waterfall project management, part of Insights from a Project Manager.
- Okay, lot of differences between these two,…but let's talk about two basic premises.…One, the whole idea of agile is…to get things installed faster.…I've never known anybody to do an agile project…just because they want to take a different style.…They want to get some sort of benefits faster.…So the idea in agile is, I'm going to build something this big,…but I'm going to build it in pieces like this,…that I can install along the way,…or I can put in place along the way.…
Waterfall basically says I start with something…and I'm going to go through my requirements…and I'm going to go through my design,…and I'm going to go through my build,…and then in the end I may install this…in some pieces or all in one go, alright?…So that's the first basic difference…between agile and waterfall.…The other one is, the other difference between them…is how you're going to view the management of it.…When you have a waterfall project,…you create a set of requirements,…and then you create some sort of a design…of a product or service or whatever it is…
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