Yesterday I had a bit of an
argument on Twitter about differences between Scrum and
Kanban. Personally I don't care which is better than the other,
5 replies - 2587 views - 03/12/10 by Jurgen Appelo in News
The following text is excerpted from The Art of Agile
Development by James Shore and Shane Warden (O'Reilly 2007).
Copyright © 2008 James...
0 replies - 1322 views - 03/12/10 by James Shore in News
Today, the Eclipse Mylyn project is announcing a major restructuring with the creation of several different sub-projects for each key Application Lifecycle...
2 replies - 25355 views - 03/08/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles
This case study is excerpted from the book, Evaluating Project Decisions: Case Studies in Software Engineering, authored by Carol Hoover, Mel Rosso-Llopart and...
0 replies - 9507 views - 02/26/10 by Lyndsey Clevesy in Articles
Today, CollabNet announced that it has acquired Danube Technologies, a company that develops Scrum project management software and conducts Scrum certification...
0 replies - 3292 views - 02/22/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in News
What happens when the plug is pulled too soon on an
initiative's budget?Process implementation, process
improvement, and process reengineering initiatives...
0 replies - 1237 views - 02/22/10 by Joshua Barnes in News
Dan North doesn't believe in efficiency -- it's our obsession
with efficiency that has got us into the current technology mess, and
which has led almost...
1 replies - 6864 views - 02/15/10 by Nitin Bharti in Videos
At the risk of being accused of bashing Scrum for the second time this
week, I want to talk a little about the Product Owner role. What I want
1 replies - 1519 views - 02/15/10 by Mike Cottmeyer in News
Leaders of process improvement initiatives need vision (note not
the vision artifact from the unified process). A
lot of the clients that I engage with...
0 replies - 1006 views - 02/12/10 by Joshua Barnes in News
A question that comes up a lot and is discussed at great length during Kanban conferences is whether or not you should move an item backwards on a Kanban...
0 replies - 6431 views - 02/10/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles
In this presentation, recorded at Øredev 2009, Mike Cottmeyer explores a 3 month coaching engagement where one of his customers
needed to coordinate...
0 replies - 1450 views - 02/09/10 by Nitin Bharti in Videos
Last year sometime, I heard Jim Highsmith do a talk on replacing the
traditional project management iron triangle with a new 'agile triangle'
that is based...
1 replies - 6001 views - 02/04/10 by Mike Cottmeyer in News
your development process and setup a perfect
flow. You see the flow and feel its power. You even measure cycle
time and want to reduce it....
2 replies - 1795 views - 02/02/10 by Michael Dubakov in News
Doing what I do for a living, I find myself often trying to explain
agile concepts to folks that are relatively new to agile methodologies.
1 replies - 3270 views - 02/01/10 by Mike Cottmeyer in News
I recently came across this agile estimating experiment by Lance
Walton. The article is quite old now but I still found it very
0 replies - 1748 views - 01/26/10 by Kelly Waters in Articles
Everything has its life-cycle. Even stars. Even The Universe.
Everything.It is quite sad for intelligent creatures, but it is just a fact of
life. I want...
0 replies - 3518 views - 01/22/10 by Michael Dubakov in Articles
We’re all tied together by things we do. Projects we work on,
conferences we go to as a whole team, even bugs we fix together,
problems we solve together....
0 replies - 1567 views - 01/21/10 by Olga Kouzina in Articles
Mike Cottmeyer recently wrote an interesting article about whether or not managers can lead agile teams?
Organisations do need managers, for a wide variety of...
0 replies - 1735 views - 01/19/10 by Kelly Waters in Articles
New agile methodologies are sometimes criticized for simply
re-labelling old practices and calling them 'new'. Scrum in particular
is critcized for...
0 replies - 6172 views - 01/19/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles
So now that we have set a little context, it's time to start
getting down to the business of talking about how to solve the problem.
About time huh? This...
0 replies - 1163 views - 01/18/10 by Mike Cottmeyer in Articles