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Build projects around motivated individuals. Give them the environment and support they need, and trust them to get the job done.
Working software
Working software is the primary measure of progress.
The most efficient and effective method of conveying information to and within a development team is face-to-face conversation.
Changing requirements
Welcome changing requirements, even late in development. Agile processes harness change for the customer's competitive advantage.
At regular intervals, the team reflects on how to become more effective, then tunes and adjusts its behavior accordingly.
Sustainable dev
Agile processes promote sustainable development. The sponsors, developers, and users should be able to maintain a constant pace indefinitely.
Simplicity--the art of maximizing the amount of work not done--is essential.
Technical excellence
Continuous attention to technical excellence and good design enhances agility.
Short timescales
Deliver working software frequently, from a couple of weeks to a couple of months, with a preference to the shorter timescale.
Continuous delivery
Our highest priority is to satisfy the customer through early and continuous delivery of valuable software.
Cross Disciplinary
Business people and developers must work together daily throughout the project.
Self organizing
The best architectures, requirements, and designs emerge from self-organizing teams.


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