Software development is challenging, due to increasing demands, the complexity of problems and the scale of work addressed by software. There are challenges with cost overruns, late completions and outright project failures. Norwegian software companies face fierce international competition, and have a constant need to develop their competitive advantage. One of the most important competitive advantages for software companies is their ability to organize software development effectively and efficiently.
Although many software companies in Norway already have benefited greatly from agile methods, there are still important challenges to be addressed:
Project results are reported in the Current Research Information System in Norway.
Project leader: Torgeir Dingsøyr