Team Performance in Agile Development Teams: Findings from 18 Focus Groups

@inproceedings{Dingsyr2013TeamPI,
  title={Team Performance in Agile Development Teams: Findings from 18 Focus Groups},
  author={Torgeir Dings{\o}yr and Yngve Lindsj{\o}rn},
  booktitle={XP},
  year={2013}
}
How to make teams perform well is increasingly important in software development, as agile development methods prescribe development in small teams. Team performance has been studied in a number of research fields, and there are many models of what enables team performance. A central question then is how relevant these models are for agile development teams. This article investigates the following research question: What factors do agile software practitioners perceive to influence effective… 

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