Agile Methodology

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Hi guys: Can any one please describe that where we use this in mainframe programming?

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Dave FordSoftware Developer / Database Administrator
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Ultimately, "Agile Methodology" refers to (as the name would indicated) a methodology, not a specific hardware or software vendor. It can be used with ANY hardware or software, right?
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AS/400 / iSeries / i is not considered a mainframe.   It is typically considered a mid-range computer.  

As daveslash says, agile is about how you approach a development effort, and has nothing to do with the underlying platforms or technologies.

Here's a quick tutorial that explains what agile is, and how it compares to traditional "waterfall" development methodologies.

http://www.agilenutshell.com/what_is_agile

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