How to Know if Scrum Is Right for Your Project

After years of studying the problem, I've come up with a foolproof way to determine if Scrum is right for a given project. Here it is: Pick a number from 1 - 9. Multiply by 3. Add 3, then multiply by 3 again. You will get your answer by adding the two digits together and then using that as a key to look up the right process for you in this list:

  1. RUP
  2. Waterfall
  3. Feature-Driven Development
  4. Extreme Programming
  5. Spiral
  6. EVO
  7. Kanban
  8. Crystal
  9. Scrum
  10. Team Software Process