International Association of Scientific Innovation and Research (IASIR)
Software development methodologies are constantly evolving due to changing technologies and new demands from users. While agile methods are in use in industry, little research has been undertaken into what is meant by agility and how a supposed agile method can be evaluated with regard to its veracity to belong to this category of software development methodological approaches. Here, one study conducted on some well-known agile methods. This information is shown to be useful, for when constructing a methodology from method fragments (method engineering) and when comparing agile methods.