Rich vs Lean software process models – yawn!

The Big Yawn

Developing software must be done using lean and agile software process models, and the suggestion to use (the so-called) waterfall or rich models is overcomplicated things (and yes, RUP falls into this category) – just pure evil!


Don’t get me wrong – keep it simple (KIS, not KISS) is an important principle, and I do think models to aid us develop better software is equally important. It’s just the current debate resembles that of the ‘programming language insert-the-name-of-your-favourite-here is better because of feature x which insert-the-name-of-your-second-favourite-language-here does have’ debate… Continue reading “Rich vs Lean software process models – yawn!”