High-Ceremony Agility

[hahy ser-uh-moh-nee uh-jil-i-tee]

Definition of High-Ceremony Agility

Any Agile process that has many meetings, artifacts, or practices.


The Rational Unified Process (RUP) and the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) are typical examples of High-Ceremony Agility.

It is not unusual for a big Organization to feel a need for High-Ceremony Agility, but it is crucial that they keep the ceremony under control.

External Sources

The Agility White Paper

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