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Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

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Review a variety of different SDLC approaches—from traditional methods to more modern processes—and learn about their applicability in software development.


  • Processes for software projects
1. Traditional Methods
  • Waterfall model: Brief overview
  • Waterfall model: Application
  • Spiral model
  • Rational Unified Process: Overview
  • Rational Unified Process: Life cycle
2. Early Agile Methods
  • Dynamic systems development method (DSDM)
  • Feature-driven development (FDD)
  • Crystal methods overview
3. Modern Approaches
  • Scrum overview
  • Scrum workflow
  • Lean overview and key concepts
  • Lean value stream mapping
  • Lean principles
  • Kanban
  • Kanban board
  • Extreme programming
  • Spotify engineering model
  • Spotify engineering culture
  • DevOps: Background
  • DevOps: Concepts
4. Other Approaches
  • CMMI overview
  • Six Sigma overview
  • Six Sigma and software
  • Your path to success

Taught by

Shashi Shekhar

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