In the begining we would like to specify what is small and medium size project:
- Small project: Has a budget of less than $100,000, a team size less than six, including team members who can be switched between this project and others on a daily basis, and a duration of less than six months.
- Medium project: Has a budget of $100,000-$500,000, a team size of six to twelve, and a duration of six months to two years.
- Large project: Has a budget over $500,000, a team size of thirteen or greater, and a duration of more than 2 years.
There seem to be two currents that push this “RUP doesn’t know small projects” perception: