Sun Java Enterprise System Deployment Planning Guide

Using an Incremental Approach

Often, you view a software solution as a whole, comprehensive system. However, you often achieve deployment of the complete system incrementally by taking measured steps.

When adopting an incremental approach, you typically design a road map that provides milestones leading to the ultimate, comprehensive solution. Additionally, you might have to consider short-term plans for aspects of the comprehensive solution that are deferred for later implementation.

The incremental approach provides these advantages: