OutSystems released a free version of the Agile Platform that allows developers to create web business applications and explore Agile techniques without any...
0 replies - 1833 views - 10/14/09 by Tiago Simões in Announcements
I recently participated in a Scrum development discussion thread on
Yahoo Groups where one member new to Scrum asked the following: "Our
0 replies - 3087 views - 10/07/09 by Jack Milunsky in Articles
In all the Scrum literature, there is much rhetoric on focusing on
delivering value but there is very little explanation on how you
calculate it. Exactly...
0 replies - 4833 views - 09/21/09 by Jack Milunsky in Articles
One of the killers on software development projects is
Work-In-Progress. We have learned from the Lean experts, and from the
teachings on the Toyota...
0 replies - 5508 views - 09/08/09 by Jack Milunsky in Articles
Leading on from last week where I described that there are two main
parts to user stories, the user (or persona or role) and the story (a
0 replies - 3247 views - 09/01/09 by Jack Milunsky in Articles
At every training session I do on Agile and Scrum, there two questions
that are guaranteed to be asked without fail. What are user stories?
and Why are...
0 replies - 1754 views - 08/26/09 by Jack Milunsky in Articles
Last week I established three good reasons to go with Story Points and
why they're so popular. This week I want to talk about one more
important aspect of...
0 replies - 2945 views - 08/19/09 by Jack Milunsky in Articles
Expecting your teams to estimate in Story Points can be quite a leap of
faith. When I first introduced the concept of Story Points at my
0 replies - 3267 views - 08/10/09 by Jack Milunsky in Articles
3 replies - 2852 views - 08/03/09 by Jonathan Giles in Book Reviews
Goda Software announces the release of CASE Spec 8.7 with discount
offers. CASE Spec 8.7 features many enhancements, including inline data
editing in grids....
0 replies - 2622 views - 07/05/09 by Raj Datla in Announcements
Today I'd like to share with you a really
important aspect of Agile software development - how to account for
bugs in your daily plans.
I am frequently...
0 replies - 2723 views - 07/05/09 by Jack Milunsky in Articles
It is sometimes said that agile software development methods, such as Scrum, are ideal for small projects being delivered by small teams.Personally I would...
0 replies - 7793 views - 06/11/09 by Kelly Waters in News
There has been a long thread in the kanbandev group at Yahoo about
how to define what a kanban system is, and is not. Defining kanban is
10 replies - 30379 views - 06/09/09 by Henrik Mårtensson in News
In my last post I told you about the three levels of control
for managers. I didn't have much time to go into details then, and it
was no surprise to see...
0 replies - 1464 views - 06/08/09 by Jurgen Appelo in News
Lean software development shares many of the key principles of agile software development.Although one of the key aspects of lean development is all about...
0 replies - 1592 views - 06/03/09 by Kelly Waters in News
Quite frequently I am out talking to traditional project managers
or new agile teams that want to learn a little bit more about all this
3 replies - 4914 views - 05/29/09 by Mike Cottmeyer in News
In part 1 of this multi-post article I explained that self-organization has built the universe and everything in it, from quarks to strawberries to humans, and...
1 replies - 1181 views - 05/21/09 by Jurgen Appelo in News
Self-Organization = Anarchy (Part 1)
In the beginning there was nothing. And then something formed quarks. And the quarks organized themselves...
0 replies - 1080 views - 05/20/09 by Jurgen Appelo in News
A reader asks:
My boss knows about TDD but won’t allow us to use it
because he thinks that it is just a passing hype that everyone talks
0 replies - 4394 views - 05/19/09 by Misko Hevery in News
Are your software development costs breaking the bank? Click here for a solution! Adopting Agile methods in your projects is easier than you think. This DZone...
0 replies - 5519 views - 05/18/09 by Lyndsey Clevesy in Announcements