Agile development process came into view as a substitute to established ‘plan-driven’ Waterfall model of project management methodology in the early 1990s. This approach works well for small projects with a restricted scope of work and a few variables.
The PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) is a professional certification designed for agile practitioners presented by the Project Management Institute (PMI). Project management practitioners are increasingly adopting the Agile techniques for effective projects management. As the Agile community is developing and organizations have started to greatly implement the Agile methodology to accomplish their projects in a dynamic environment, the PMI-ACP is becoming a popular and a fast-growing certification.