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10/3/2016 by Alan Zucker
The Standish Group has published its annual CHAOS Report on the state of software development since 1994. Analyzing the long-term trends provides an interesting perspective.
9/30/2016 by Luiz Gustavo Lima Rates
Enquanto a maioria das empresas são conservadoras no desenvolvimento de software, mais e mais elas buscam encorajar as equipes a adotar o desenvolvimento ágil. Mas porquê?
9/30/2016 by Jyoti Dandona
The scope of a data warehouse program can be either loading the data warehouse or developing the application that will source data from the data warehouse. In either case, it’s important for programs using Agile that the focus is maintained on the end users.
9/29/2016 by Vibhu Srinivasan
This is my story of being the chair of a conference — and of watching the magic of an empowered, high-performance team at work.
9/29/2016 by Amit Kulkarni
I was part of the vendor team for a large, traditional-model Dutch bank that needed to move to Agile to adapt to frequently changing industry requirements. We made many adjustments to the existing master contracts to enable all of us to work in the new way.
9/28/2016 by Adrian Sita
User stories are among of the most critical elements of XP or Scrum development. Here is an overview of how they work, how they are combined, and how they are broken down.
9/28/2016 by Anurag Jauhari
During my consulting journey, I have come across multiple instances of an organization believing it is all set to undertake organizational transformation for Agile implementation — but then they come across crucial factors that were unattended while they were preparing the roadmap.
9/27/2016 by Phil Korolev
There are many challenges in implementing and following through with Agile. Here I'll introduce four of the most common, along with my advice, based on experience, for lessening their impact.
9/27/2016 by Alhad Akole
We know velocity is useful in planning upcoming sprints. Here's a simple velocity calculation I have used to help the product owner or portfolio manager decide on budget or release time lines.
9/26/2016 by Anil Vittal
Conducting successful Product Backlog Refinement (PBR) ceremony is a challenge many Scrum teams struggle to overcome. How can a ScrumMaster tell whether the PBR is functioning properly?