What is a Rapid Application Development?
Rapid application development is a process to emphasize more on development of the product rather than spending time in planning. The concept is basically an alternative to waterfall model of software development. It aims to follow a software development process in which we put more emphasis in process and less on planning.The software for rapid application development is generally drives by user interface requirements. It also approaches emphasize adaptability in response to the knowledge gained previously. RAD has a lot of advantages over the traditional methods. It enables risk reduction which means it is capable enough to detect most difficult potential parts in early stage of product lifecycle. With a prototype of running system, users are able to give feedback.
- Deploy a dynamic web project
- Test your process models
- Test the integration with other deployments
- Reusability of components
- Reduce deployment time
- Encourage customer feedback
- Solve integration issues