Trends Report

Brief: Developers Get More Architecture Oversight — And They Like It

Be A Change Agent For Agile-Plus-Architecture

March 18th, 2016
RH
Randy Heffner
With contributors:
Diego Lo Giudice , Christopher Mines , Kurt Bittner , Taylor Turrisi , Bill Nagel

Summary

Achieving faster solution delivery over the long haul, instead of just on isolated projects, requires application development and delivery (AD&D) teams to invest in both architecture and in DevOps- and Agile-based delivery. Forrester's research on agile-plus-architecture highlights the importance of collaboration. This report examines data from Forrester's Forrsights Developer Survey, Q1 2013 and Forrester's Business Technographics® Global Developer Survey, 2015, to highlight the growing adoption of agile-plus-architecture practices from 2013 to 2015.

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