A Systematic Literature Review of Success Factors and Barriers of Agile Software Development

Shahbaz Ahmed Khan Ghayyur, Salman Ahmed, Mukhtar Ali, Abdul Razzaq, Naveed Ahmed, Adnan Naseem

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Abstract

Motivator and demotivator plays an important role
in software industry. It encompasses software performance and
productivity which are necessary for projects of Agile software
development (ASD). Existing studies comprise of motivators and
demotivators of ASD, which exist in dispersed form. That is why
there is a need of a detailed systematic literature review to review
the factors and sub-factors effecting motivators and demotivators
in ASD. A comprehensive review is executed to gather the critical
success factors of motivator and demotivator of Agile software
development. Thus, the ongoing study classifies motivator and
demotivator factors into four classes, i.e., people, organization,
technical and process. However, sub-classification is also
executed to clarify more of the motivators of agile. Along with
this, motivator and demotivator of scrum process is also
categorized to overview a clear vision.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)278-291
Number of pages14
JournalINTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCED COMPUTER SCIENCE AND APPLICATIONS
Volume9
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2018

Keywords

  • Agile methods
  • systematic literature review
  • motivator
  • demotivator
  • success factors
  • barriers
  • scrum
  • ASD

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