In a few months MicrosoftDotNet will be celebrating its fourth year of existence. A new version DotNetFramework, supported by VisualStudioWhidbey will become a reality. And major enhancements in CsharpLanguage and VbDotNet is expected as well.
Presumably DotNet will be "coming of age" soon, now that Whidbey has reached "Released to Manufacturing" RTM status.
Within the new "Enterprise version" of VisualStudioWhidbey (called Team Foundation server) there are supposed to be two SDLC process templates. These are:
I recently discussed development methodologies with a colleague who is a strong proponent of DotNet. His tongue-in-cheek response (slightly paraphrased) to my mention of using XP was, "Huh? What's wrong with using the 'methodology' called 'just get on with it?'" Answer: I am seeking TheRoadMapToRepeatableSuccess. Need a mechanism to apply ProjectManagement techniques.