Open Source Practices for Agile Projects
Practices enable a new approach to building methods - practice composition.
This approach offers the following benefits:
Adaptability and scalability
Easy to configure and use
Adaptability and Scalability
The set of practices included in the Open Source Practices for Agile Projects supports a range of
solutions. In particular, these agile practices can be adapted to suit your organization and supplemented by your
Each practice is described as a standalone capability that can be adopted by an organization or project. Each
practice may include enablement materials that explain how to get started.
Easy to Configure and Use
Creating a method is as simple as selecting the practices that you wish to adopt, and then publishing the
results. Each practice adds itself into the framework so that content can be viewed by practice, or across
practices by work product, role, task and so on.
Since a practice can be easily authored on its own, practices are ideal for community development. The basic agile
practices for the Open Source Practice Library are, in fact, developed by the Eclipse Process Framework