Assess the Health of this Critical Capability
Key to realizing benefits from agile is strong customer representation through empowered Product Ownership – to guide the team in delivering a solution that maximizes end-user value. Our Product Ownership Health Check provides a simple but powerful tool to assess the health of this critical capability, and highlight remedial actions and improvement opportunities.
The software development industry is a revolving door of information and technology. New and innovative solutions are being executed every day. As the Industrial Internet continues to flourish, there must be solutions to the growing need for empowerment within software teams.
The solution may be as simple as creating a common ground that facilitates both vocabulary for practice definition and a framework for the assembly and analysis of methods.
WE HAVE DIFFERENT WAYS TO DO THINGS AND THAT'S OK!
Presentation & Speaking Notes - Ed Seymour, Cloud Domain Architect from Red Hat looks at how SEMAT helps Red Hat manage an assortment of approaches when working with varied and disparate clients; how it provides a consistent view across all projects irrespective of the approach taken, even if SEMAT was not considered during project initiation. Furthermore, he looks at how SEMAT is helping Red Hat patch the holes in existing approaches, and providing a framework for developing new practices to support evolving techniques, and emerging technologies.
USING ESSENCE TO DELIVER TOGETHER - PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE AT FUJITSU
Presentation & Speaking Notes - Ste Nadin, Chief Architect, Business and Application Services at Fujitsu Services presented at Essence in Practice an OMG Special Meeting in Berlin, June 2015. Nadin explores how Essence has been used at Fujitsu for successful delivery of end to end customer solutions.
The Why's, What's and How's to See the Difference
Written by Dr. Ivar Jacobson, Paul E. McMahon and Roland Racko
Over the years, collective experience of the authors has revealed many questions on the SEMAT and Essence initiative. To bring clarity of the initiative to our readers, the authors have answered 24 of the most common questions.
Reproducing the Successes of Agile Ways of Working at Ever Increasing Scales
Industrial-scale agile means that agile at any-and-every scale is business-as-usual for an organization, across its entire portfolio, and that this capability is continuously sustained and strengthened. This paper examines two leading frameworks that provide guidance on how to achieve success within this kind of “complexity at scale” challenge space - David Snowden’s Cynefin framework and Max Boisot’s I-Space framework.
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Package of all Alpha State Cards Games
This instructional guide provides a brief introduction to the Alphas and presents seven different games that can be played with the Alpha State Cards by software development teams.