Open Source Software Educational Society

Softpanorama(slightly skeptical) Open Source Software Educational Society, is an interesting site. The skankworks.net recommends the following article.

Agile is a current management fad. It exhibits typical properties of the past management fads (see Software Fashion and Information Technology Hype) including elaborate new jargon which obscure rather then clarify as is as close to Corporate bullshit, as one can get, a set of gurus of the new cult, exclusion and active suppression of negative evidence, expensive external consultants with “make money fast” mentality, who specialize in its implementation, bold claims of a measurable business improvement via measurement of fake metrics such as velocity (miracles of the new pseudo religious cult).

Read the whole page here: Agile — Fake Solution to an Important Problem