6 - Team Work

6 - Team Work - Or for larger projects Notes: There is...

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Team Organization Why is team work so difficult? Communication overhead. Consider the following teams: Communication channels grow exponentially with the number of team members. This typically slows down projects – “the fallacy of saving a project by adding team members” Difficult to communicate all the technical details which come with a non-trivial project. 0 2 4 6 8 10 12 14 16 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Team Members Comm. Channels
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Hierarchical Team Organization
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Unformatted text preview: Or for larger projects Notes: There is still information flow between developers but the primary information paths are as indicated. The exact nature of the teams depends on the skill level of personnel and the project to be accomplished. Team Leader Developer Developer Developer Team Developer Developer Developer Team Developer Developer Developer Team Developer Developer Developer Project Leader...
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This note was uploaded on 10/03/2011 for the course CSC 592 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at Rhode Island.

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