Table 3

The commonality of key practices and attributes across the projects

Practice\Organization

Applied Biosystems

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

National Cancer Institute

Northwestern University Center for Functional Genomics

Vanderbilt University Medical Center


Customer Collaboration


Onsite Customer

Automated Acceptance Testing

Use Cases

User Stories


Planning


Iterative Development

Feature/Product Backlog

Mid-range Planning

Scrum Meeting

Developer Task Self-Selection


Building


Automated Unit Tests

Collective Code Ownership

Continuous Integration

Nightly Builds & Tests

Refactoring

Shared/Open Workspace/Team Room


Adoption


Sponsor

Champion


Kane et al. BMC Bioinformatics 2006 7:273   doi:10.1186/1471-2105-7-273

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