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2013 | nr 2 (28) | 148--169
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The Structure and Components of Agility - a Multi-Perspective View

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Struktura i komponenty zwinności - badanie w wielu perspektywach
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,,Zwinność" to termin, który jest powszechnie stosowany. Jednak potoczne rozumienie tego, co on oznacza i z czego się składa, jest błędne. Opracowano wiele podejść do zwinności, ale są one bardzo zróżnicowane zarówno w zakresie treści, jak i strukturze. W tym artykule opisano podejście do tego problemu poprzez systematyczne prowadzenie porównania 28 dostępnych ram (struktur) zwinności z dziedzin zwinności produkcji, zwinności rozwoju oprogramowania, zwinności organizacji oraz zwinności pracowników. W sumie zidentyfikowano 33 koncepcje dotyczące zwinności. Wyniki porównania wskazują, że nawet w specjalnie badanych obszarach oczywisty jest brak porozumienia. Ponadto stosowane są pojęcia bardzo niejednoznaczne i nakładające się. W związku z tym szczegółowej analizie poddano wzajemne zależności między określonymi koncepcjami. To ujawniło pięć powtarzających się "klastrów", z których każdy łączy wiele pojęć o podobnej treści, ale mimo liczby dostępnych ram, żaden z nich nie odzwierciedla tych klastrów bezpośrednio. Badanie pokazuje, że czynniki spoza konstrukcji zwinności nie są jeszcze w pełni odkryte.(abstrakt oryginalny)
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Agility is a term that is widely used. However, a common understanding of what agility means and what it consists of is missing. Many frameworks have been developed for how to approach agility, but they are very heterogeneous regarding content and structure. This paper approaches the issue by conducting a systematic comparison of 28 available agility frameworks out of the domains of agile manufacturing, agile software development, agile organization, and agile workforce. Altogether, 33 concepts related to agility were identified. The results of the comparison show that, even within the specifically examined domains, a lack of consensus is obvious. In addition, the utilized concepts are very ambiguous and overlapping. As such, the interdependencies between the identified concepts were analyzed in detail. This revealed five recurring "clusters", each of which combines several concepts with similar content, but despite the amount of available frameworks, none of them reflects these clusters directly. Hence, the study shows that factors beyond the construct of agility are not yet fully uncovered.(original abstract)
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148--169
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  • Technische Universität Dresden, Germany
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